Tanenbaum's 2013 Survey "Religious Discrimination in American Workplaces". Photo courtesy Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding

Religious diversity is increasing at the office, and so are pitfalls

RNS) The American workplace is becoming more religiously diverse and that is raising concerns about employer accommodations for believers — and increasing the odds for uncomfortable moments around the water cooler. But part of the potential for conflict is also due to the growing number of nonbelievers and the desire by white evangelicals to share their faith.

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Is work a punishment from God?

(RNS) On the first Monday of September, America honors working stiffs by taking a paid day off. But does Labor Day celebrate an enterprise that God invented as a punishment? By Daniel Burke.