Religion

You don’t have to be religiously inclined to find the facts posted in the Religion category informative and intriguing. Details about religions all across the world are discussed in a non-biased way. Learn not only why gifts are given at Christmas, but about the Mormons, Jedi Knights, and even John the Baptist!

It’s our mission here at The Fact Site to bring you a myriad of interesting details about religious all across the world. Whether you wish to learn about Buddhism, Christianity, or even want to simply discover some facts about the New Testament, you can find it all and more in our Religion category!

15 Fascinating Facts About The FLDS

Over recent years, the FLDS have been in the spotlight mainly for their practice of polygamy – when a man marries multiple women at once. With multiple television shows being aired, and books being launched about this religious group, it’s time to get to know them a little better. Check out these 15 fascinating facts about the FLDS.

16 Lucky Facts About Saint Patrick’s Day

Saint Patrick's Day has come to be one of the best drinking holidays of the year! While this holiday wasn't popularized by Ireland, Saint Patrick himself isn't even an Irishman. Even so, the history behind this mysterious saint is fascinating. Find out where he was actually from, and loads more!

Who Are the Oldest People In Each Religion?

Life expectancy has increased every year. We can now safely say we're on our way to living for 80 years on Earth. With the modern advances in medicine, we can live a lot longer. But what about those people who were almost 1,000 years old?

20 Interesting Facts About Islam

Out of all the major world religions, Islam is the most misunderstood. Even with all of this misunderstanding, and with all the knowledge we have today, there are some interesting facts we can all learn. With that in mind, let's take a look at 20 interesting facts about Islam.

20 Interesting Facts About Hinduism

Did you know that there are over one billion Hindus around the world? Most are concentrated in Sri Lanka, Nepal & India. There are many misunderstandings about the religion. For instance, did you know Hinduism is not technically a religion? Well here are 20 interesting facts about Hinduism.

20 Interesting Facts About The Last Supper

Jesus did some miraculous things in his lifetime. But no one knew (besides Jesus) that this would be His last supper on earth. His last meal consisted of unleavened bread and wine. What else happened that fateful night? Here are 20 interesting facts about The Last Supper.

The Differences Between Prayer and Meditation

There have been many discussions over the usefulness of both prayer and meditation. But what's the differences? Are there any similarities between the two? Well, let's start by looking at the definitions to see if we find the differences...

20 Interesting Facts About Lent

People can get cranky when they don't get what they want, especially over the Lenten season. So please, take pity on your Christian friends during Lent; they're sacrificing their vices for the betterment of their health. Here are 20 interesting facts about Lent!

32 Interesting Facts About Noah and His Ark

God flooded the earth because he regretted creating humans. Who came to rescue the earth from God's destruction? This old man named Noah, he built this gigantic ship that housed thousands of animals and kept them safe from God's destruction of the Earth, aka The Flood.

10 Interesting Facts About Buddha InfoGraphic

Eight of the ten largest statues in the world are of Buddha's, but did you know Buddha wasn't actually as chubby as he looks in the statues? This infographic gives you an accurate look at the top ten most interesting facts about Buddha!