Four out of 10 Americans believe the Earth is less than 10,000 years old, despite overwhelming acceptance in the scientific and academic communities that the planet is some 4.5 billion years old.
As millions of Christians worldwide entered this week into a 40-day Lenten season of fasting and repentance, millions more in the evangelical world barely noticed or completely ignored the season that has been part of the Christian liturgical calendar from the time of the early church.
Two months ago, America was stunned by apocalyptic images of jetliners crashing
into the tallest buildings in New York City.
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