Religion

RWNJ Pastor Wonders If CA Wildfires Are ‘Deserved Judgment’ (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Wonders If CA Wildfires Are ‘Deserved Judgment’ (VIDEO)

Lately, whenever a natural disaster occurs, you can almost take it to the bank that some unhinged pastor is going to suggest that it happened because we somehow angered God. Earlier this week, a far-right pastor suggested the rash of wildfires in California are a sign that God is punishing the Golden State for its […]

Roy Moore May Be Too Religious For Ultra-Religious Alabama (VIDEO)

Roy Moore May Be Too Religious For Ultra-Religious Alabama (VIDEO)

For almost four decades, the religious right has followed a simple formula–use social issues to wedge devoutly religious voters away from the Democrats when, at least on paper, they have no business voting Republican. This tactic has worked particularly well in Alabama. The Democrats remained more or less on an even footing with Republicans for […]

REPORT: Trump Often Says Pence ‘Wants To Hang’ All LGBT People

REPORT: Trump Often Says Pence ‘Wants To Hang’ All LGBT People

Perhaps you’ve wondered how someone as immoral and corrupt as President Trump manages to work with a supposedly religious person like Vice President Mike Pence. And it turns out the answer definitely proves what massive hypocrites both men are. In a new report from Jane Mayer of the New Yorker, we learn that Trump is […]

WATCH: NC Minister Rains Hell Down On ‘Christians’ Who Value ‘Cash Over Christ’

WATCH: NC Minister Rains Hell Down On ‘Christians’ Who Value ‘Cash Over Christ’

This week, Donald Trump became the first sitting president to ever speak to the Values Voters Summit, a group which has been designated as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center. On Saturday, Bishop Dr. William Barber II was a guest on AM Joy, and he said the so-called “Christian right,” needs to be […]

Sexual Predator Trump Touts ‘Judeo-Christian’ Values At Voters Summit

Sexual Predator Trump Touts ‘Judeo-Christian’ Values At Voters Summit

President Donald J. Trump, the very same man who has bragged about grabbing women by the genitals and commented that he was sexually attracted to daughter, Ivanka, became the first sitting president to ever speak at the annual Values Voters Summit. Miraculously, the building did not collapse from the weight of the hypocrisy. The ballroom […]

White Supremacists Lose Their Sh*t Over Report That Some Vikings Were Muslim (TWEETS)

White Supremacists Lose Their Sh*t Over Report That Some Vikings Were Muslim (TWEETS)

If there’s one thing white supremacists, white nationalists, alt-righters, and neo-Nazis universally love, it’s Vikings. They freaking worship Vikings, fetishize them, and cannot get enough of all things Viking. To them, Vikings symbolize racial purity and taking what you want by violence. Nazi websites such as The Daily Stormer are fond of using imagery which […]

Fox News Host Says Las Vegas Shooter Was Targeting Christians (VIDEO)

Fox News Host Says Las Vegas Shooter Was Targeting Christians (VIDEO)

Investigators in Las Vegas who are trying to determine the motive for Stephen Paddock’s shooting at a country music concert which left 58 people dead and hundreds more injured don’t need to look any further. Fox & Friends host Ainsley Earhardt says it’s because Paddock was an atheist. Earlier this week on the Fox morning […]

A Southern Pastor: Letting Go Of What Enslaves You

A Southern Pastor: Letting Go Of What Enslaves You

What are you a slave to? My sermon from September 10, 2017. based on: Exodus 12:1-14 First Passover 12 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron in the land of Egypt, 2 “This month will be the first month; it will be the first month of the year for you. 3 Tell the whole Israelite community: On the tenth day of this […]

Bible Thumpers Again Trying To Say Earth Is Only 6,000 Years Old (VIDEO)

Bible Thumpers Again Trying To Say Earth Is Only 6,000 Years Old (VIDEO)

The Creationists say that the Earth is only 6,000-years-old because the Bible tells them so. But, does it really say that? Dating the Earth isn’t even in the Bible at all. So, where do they get 6,000 years from? The Bible does have the genealogy of the people who lived at the beginning of creation. […]

Christianist Pastor: ‘God’s Plan’ Is To Rob Taxpayers Blind (VIDEOS)

Christianist Pastor: ‘God’s Plan’ Is To Rob Taxpayers Blind (VIDEOS)

For almost a quarter-century, a fringe charismatic church in the North Carolina foothills has been under fire for abusive and cultish practices. But it took until this spring for someone to start peeling back the onion on this outfit. It now turns out that Word of Faith Fellowship in Spindale, halfway between Charlotte and Asheville, […]

Air Force Chaplain: Soldiers Who Defend Non-Christians Help ‘Lead Them To Hell’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

Air Force Chaplain: Soldiers Who Defend Non-Christians Help ‘Lead Them To Hell’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

For the better part of three decades, the religious right has insisted that all it wants is a place at the table for social conservatives and others with “traditional values.” But when they think they’re just speaking to their own, they quickly show what they really want–a Christianized version of Iran. One of those moments […]

Pastor Tries To Pray Away Hurricane Maria–And Fails (VIDEO)

Pastor Tries To Pray Away Hurricane Maria–And Fails (VIDEO)

Early on Wednesday morning, Puerto Rico was hit with the full fury of Hurricane Maria. The storm blasted Puerto Rico with winds of up to 155 mph–easily the most powerful storm that the island had seen in 85 years. Many areas were expected to get as much as 35 inches of rain, with flooding reported […]

Christian Activist Thinks Homosexuality Is ‘Icky’ Because Supposedly Kids Do

Christian Activist Thinks Homosexuality Is ‘Icky’ Because Supposedly Kids Do

A Christian Right activist, E.W. Jackson, said that homosexuality is unnatural because children find it “icky.” He was interviewing WorldNetDaily’s David Kupelian and both men agreed on the subject. Kupelian said: “We now have 4-year-old kids in preschool where we have lesbian and transgender teachers. They go in and they show two women kissing, two men […]

Evangelicals Feel Persecuted Because They Have To Treat People Equally

Evangelicals Feel Persecuted Because They Have To Treat People Equally

Unfortunately, many minority groups in this country experience persecution on a daily basis. Also, one majority group thinks they are being persecuted constantly when they aren’t. That would be right-wing Evangelical Christians. A recent Pew survey found that Evangelicals actually think they are persecuted more than Black people, Jewish people, Atheists, and other minority groups. […]

5 Things You Should Know About Religion And Freedom Of Speech

5 Things You Should Know About Religion And Freedom Of Speech

Hello, dear readers, your friendly liberal lawyer is back with another guide to the oft-misunderstood first amendment. This week we’ll look at religious free speech, specifically, what clergy can and cannot say and what lines they must not cross. 1. The Basics As you may remember from my first freedom of speech piece, the first […]

Jim Bakker’s Paranoia Makes Him Think His Faith Will Get Him Killed

Jim Bakker’s Paranoia Makes Him Think His Faith Will Get Him Killed

Remember when President Trump was campaigning and he said Christians would be able to say “Merry Christmas” again? Well, televangelist Jim Bakker is one of those gullible Christians who probably thought he couldn’t’. He falsely made the claim on his show yesterday that he could be murdered for wearing a hat with a cross on […]

This So-Called ‘Prophet’ Was Actually A Pervert (VIDEO)

This So-Called ‘Prophet’ Was Actually A Pervert (VIDEO)

It’s no secret that the religious right has bowed down to Donald Trump. It’s also no secret that the nation’s so-called moral guardians have convinced many of their followers to join them in doing so, often by bullying them. After all, well over 70 percent of white evangelicals approve of Trump’s performance–more than double what […]

Trump Spiritual Adviser Regrets Warning Us That Opposing Trump Means Opposing God (TWEET)

Trump Spiritual Adviser Regrets Warning Us That Opposing Trump Means Opposing God (TWEET)

Almost from the time Donald Trump’s upset victory in the presidential election was beyond doubt, the religious right has been warning us against opposing him. Their explanation? Any opposition to Trump is being driven by witchcraft, demons, and the devil himself. For that reason, if we oppose Trump, we oppose God’s plan for America–and we’re […]

Trump Says He Wants To Give FEMA Money To Joel Osteen, Other Churches (TWEETS)

Trump Says He Wants To Give FEMA Money To Joel Osteen, Other Churches (TWEETS)

If there was any remaining question about how totally ignorant President Trump is when it comes to matters of American government and the Constitution, one tweet from him on Friday evening reaffirmed our worst fears about this utterly incompetent man: Churches in Texas should be entitled to reimbursement from FEMA Relief Funds for helping victims […]