Pope Francis: The Church Is “Hemorrhaging” Priests; “God Only Knows” Our Future


If we’re lucky, there will come a day when we don’t need any priests at all.
http://bit.ly/2sgmRM7

Black Nonbelievers 2018 Convention at Sea


Online registration for Black Nonbelievers 2018 Convention at Sea on November 24th 2018. Online registration ends November 23rd 2018. @BNonbelievers
http://bit.ly/2s5ofB5

Here Are the 10 Scariest States to Be An Atheist


If you are trying to decide where in the country you want to plant your godless stakes, here are some places to avoid. Let’s be clear. It’s not like it’s easy to be an atheist anywhere in the U.S.
http://bit.ly/2khrCB6

Jesus Rode A Dinosaur: Conference looks at what churches tell teens about science


EDINA, Minn. (RNS) — A two-day conference started with a hunch — that youth pastors in America weren’t ready to talk about faith and science with the students in their churches.
http://bit.ly/2kbEtEY

Good News: Montreal Is Taxing Churches


No more religious exemptions, Montreal is taxing churches: For the first time churches in Montreal are being forced to pay taxes.
http://bit.ly/2k7frai

Arizona Tries To Delete Evolution From Science Standards


Science education under attack: Arizona Department of Education officials are trying to remove the word “evolution” from the state’s science standards.
http://bit.ly/2k2UnBx

Center for Inquiry Rebuts Pence’s Claims That “Faith is On the Rise”


The Center for Inquiry (CFI) responded today to the outlandish assertions made by Vice President Pence at Hillsdale College in Michigan on Saturday that religious belief is on the rise in America, due in large part to President Trump.
http://bit.ly/2rMrDjZ

Newt Gingrich: Atheism Is More Dangerous To Christians Than Terrorists Are


Newt Gingrich – married three times, having cheated on two wives with their replacements – is decrying atheist values.
http://bit.ly/2Ih51Dl

Half of evangelicals support Israel because they believe it is important for fulfilling end-times prophecy


A tenth say it’s the most important reason they do so.
https://wapo.st/2rINvwC

The Irreligious Now Outnumber White Evangelicals in America


New data on religious trends from ABC and the Washington Post shows that people reporting “no religion” are now a much larger part of the population than the white evangelicals who dominate the Republican Party and Donald Trump’s “base.”
https://nym.ag/2GaKlH8