Feature length documentary charting the personal stories of members of the clergy trapped between two worlds of preaching and disbelief
Religion is not a virtue.
Their style is less Richard Dawkins, more Christian missionary.
Agnostics and atheists step outside the traditional AA model.
“The Council For National Policy” is a Conservative Think Tank, made up of a who’s who of prominent conservatives; Rick Santorum, Mike Huckabee, Reince Priebus, Tim LaHaye, Bobby Jindal, John McCain…
The Pope faces widespread condemnation for his ‘merciful’ approach to child sex offenders.
The charts above are from the Public Religion Research Institute. They show that Americans have a definite double standard when it comes to religious violence. When a christian commits violence, most are quick to say he/she wasn’t really a christian. But they are nearly as forgiving for a muslim committing violence.
Atheists cause less scandal then Christians who talk one way and act another, Pope Francis said.
Within 15 minutes it was done: The Oklahoma Senate Judiciary Committee voted to pass three extreme bills yesterday – with no debate. The first bill would allow prayer in public schools (SB 450), the second would make the state’s law requiring parental consent for a minor to receive abortion care even more severe (SB 753) and the third would gut the state’s civil rights laws by allowing a range of individuals and businesses to discriminate as long as it’s based on a sincerely held religious belief (SB 197).
Jeff Newport can cite the Bible chapter and verse.