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!

13 Christmas Eve Facts & Traditions

Christmas Evening (or Eve for short) traditionally starts at sunset a day before Christmas Day. Here's a few festive facts about Christmas Eve. Scientists calculated that for Father Christmas to

Who Was John the Baptist?

John the Baptist was a preacher and a major religious figure mentioned within the Gospels of the New Testament. According to the Gospels, he baptised many people in the river

The Belief In Reincarnation

The belief in reincarnation dates back to around the 6th century BC, and first appears in primitive Indian religions. Reincarnation is the belief that the man's soul is reborn time

The Truth Behind Magpies

There's always been a number of tales and myths surrounding Magpies... but what started them all? Have magpies always been seen as an omen of bad luck? And

30 Facts About Mormonism

With the news of Mitt Romney in the Presidential elections, many people have started to ask questions about Mitt's religion, and about the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,

Why Do We Send Christmas Cards?

Sending Christmas cards started in England in 1843. Before this time, people used to send private notes wishing Merry Christmas, this was also done for births and to wish a