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Charities

social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in times of need.


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5 best proofs of evolution

There are plenty of charities that do not fit the molds described above. Christian Children's Fund, for example, makes it a very strong policy not to interfere with the normal religious practices of the people it is helping. Also there ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Jan 14, 2009 3:22 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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Alextemplet, I can think of many questionable forms of charity. Local/domestic charities usually work the way you described, but many christian charities who work e.g. in the Thirld World countries often require that they be allowed to preach their views to the ...

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by David George
Wed Jan 14, 2009 2:39 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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Views: 245315

5 best proofs of evolution

Alextemplet, I can think of many questionable forms of charity. Local/domestic charities usually work the way you described, but many christian charities who work e.g. in the Thirld World countries often require that they be allowed to preach their views to the ...

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by biohazard
Tue Jan 13, 2009 7:45 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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5 best proofs of evolution

I'm not sure what you mean by charities having unclear motifs. I admit I am only really familiar with Catholic charities in my area, but as far as I know, aid is given to anyone in need without regard to the recipient's religious affiliation, ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Dec 24, 2008 4:48 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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Re: Bible vs Darwin

... to even more violence. You also ignore the fact that most major world religions preach peace, and most of the good that gets done in the world (charities, for example) is done by religious organizations. You also ignore the fact that the category of "religion" covers such an extreme ...

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by David George
Sun Dec 21, 2008 9:15 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
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