The Houston pastor has raked in millions but had to be shamed into opening his doors to Harvey’s victims. On Monday, millionaire pastor Joel Osteen taught more Americans via his actions than he’ll ever do in a sermon. At least initially, Osteen refused to open the doors of his Houston megachurch to people displaced by Tropical Storm Harvey.
A group of local faith and humanist leaders met at the State Capitol on Thursday to support atheist lawmaker Athena Salman, who was rebuked by…
Many religious groups have urged the president not to give Christians priority in seeking asylum, but some conservative political organizations back his new ban on refugees.
Church leaders have spoken against the registration of the atheist society by the Attorney General.The Kenya National Congress of Pentecostal Churches and Ministries issued a statement on Friday, saying it was abominable, and unconstitutional to have the society registered and given a certificate.
Whenever I read of clergy sexually abusing children, I wonder whether the perpetrators really believe in God and the Bible. If they did — if they truly believed they put their immortal souls at risk for treating children as fuck toys — wouldn’t they have stopped short of inflicting their crushing harm? Or, to ask a damning question more typically hurled at atheists: Where do these people get their morals from?
“We’re religious people, we’re not allowed to surrender our religion to take away women’s rights.”
Pastors who decline to perform same-sex marriages would be protected from lawsuits if a bill known as the Ohio Pastor Protection Act becomes law.
Atheism has great leaders, with widely varying points of view. And these eight are the tip of the iceberg.
FAITH: Leaders booted from the Boy Scouts for their atheism now making a huge difference with Camp Quest.