Rights & Customs

How Much Do You Pay Clergy for a Funeral?

How Much Do You Pay Clergy for a Funeral?

Clergy won't always charge a fee for conducting a funeral, especially if the deceased or his family was a member of their congregation. Still, it's customary to offer a gratuity, ...

Buddhist Funeral Customs in Nepal and the Himalayas

Buddhist Funeral Customs in Nepal and the Himalayas

Like much of Southern Asia, Nepal and the Himalayas have a population of mostly Hindus or Buddhists. Both faiths embrace reincarnation and the belief that living deeds impact a ...

Dating Etiquette for Catholics

Dating Etiquette for Catholics

Knowing the right etiquette for courting within the Catholic faith can make the difference between a date that is a dud and one that leads to many more. It's essential to openly ...

Christian Ice Breaker Games for Adults

Christian Ice Breaker Games for Adults

Whether it’s a weekend retreat, weekly Bible group meeting, or new-faith membership class, it is essential for the group to break the ice. A friendly, light-hearted game ...

What Is the Purpose of the American Sociological Association Code of Ethics?

What Is the Purpose of the American Sociological Association Code of Ethics?

The American Sociological Association, or ASA, is the major national association for sociologists in the academia and in the field. Founded in 1905, it serves academics, ...