Learn about the fascinating history and stories of the world’s biggest religions with these interesting articles by All That Is Interesting!
How Do Governments Around The World View Abortion?
Abortion remains a hot topic around the world — here's how governments outside the U.S. view the issue.
Why Einstein Turned Down The Presidency Of Israel
Had he so desired, the "Father of Relativity" could have been Israel's second president.
The Vatican Really, Really Hates Cats
When you're as old as the Catholic Church, you're going to have picked a lot of fights — and some are more absurd than others.
Sick Minnesota Boy Dies After Parents Prayed For Him Instead Of Calling Ambulance
The parents now face charges that could land them in jail for one year
A Comprehensive History Of The “War On Christmas”
Turns out the "War on Christmas" has been going on for centuries.
Michigan Town Bans Baby Jesus From City Property
City hall is no home for baby Jesus, say city officials.
Texas Torments Women Receiving Abortions With New Fetal Remains Regulation
A new Texas regulation has imposed another burden on women seeking abortions: medical providers must bury their fetus as if it were a real person. On Monday, the state’s Health and Human Services Commission finalized rules approved by Governor Greg Abbott requiring that all fetuses must be either buried or...
27 Astounding Images From Spain’s Centuries-Old Baby Jumping Festival
Let's call it extreme baptism.
Woman Flogged Publicly For Standing Too Close To Man
A 34-year-old woman in Banda Aceh, Indonesia was publicly flogged this past Monday for standing too close to a man who was not her husband in violation of Islamic Shariah law. The unidentified woman screamed in agony as a man lashed her seven times with a rattan cane, according to...
Muslim Refugee Makes History At Miss USA Pageant
Halima Aden makes history as the first woman to compete wearing a burkini during the Miss Minnesota pageant @StarTribune pic.twitter.com/QEJWToIFC1 — Leila Navidi (@LeilaNavidi) November 27, 2016 The first Muslim contestant in the Miss USA pageant to ever wear the religion’s traditional attire took the stage this past Sunday. Halima...
Pope Francis Gives Priests Surprising New Powers When It Comes To Abortions
"May every priest, therefore, be a guide, support and comfort to penitents on this journey of special reconciliation [after an abortion]," Pope Francis wrote.