As President Obama celebrated his eighth and final Christmas Tree lighting at the White House yesterday, he gave a welcome shout-out to non-believers -- as well as people of various religious faiths.
On Tuesday, Donald Trump announced that he'd picked Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) as the next Secretary of Health and Human Services, and boy is this one ever a beaut! The post Donald Trump’s Pick for Health And Human Services Secretary Belongs to a Sham Medical Organization appeared first on Friendly Atheist.
MILITARY // Trump has named tough talking retired general James “Mad Dog” Mattis as Secretary of Defense. Mattis will need Congress to waive the prohibition on former military officers heading the Pentagon less than seven years after...Show More Summary
Leah Remini is living up to her “troublemaker” moniker when it comes to spilling details about her 30 years with the Church of Scientology. The actress, who wrote a memoir and participated in an eight-part docuseries about the controversial...Show More Summary
The Army Corp of Engineers has announced that Standing Rock water protectors will be arrested if they don't evacuate their camps by Dec. 5. This may be old news to those of you who have been following the story closely. What you may not realize, though, is just how old it is. This story has been going on for hundreds of years. Show More Summary
Man seeks a helping hand in the hour of darkness and crises. This helping hand can be... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
NewNameNoah just posted a video of a rarely seen Mormon Temple "date night." It's the sort of thing that married couples attend once a week if they so choose. If anyone can tell me why people attend this event, I would really appreciate it...
Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, December 4, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Panchami... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
Two weeks ago, I received the following message from a priest friend who runs two parishes: “Today was the last Sunday with versus populum Novus Ordo Masses at our parishes.... From next week on, all Masses shall be celebrated ad orientem.” Another friend, a laymen, wrote at the same time to say “(Our) parish... Show More Summary
The leader of one of New Jersey’s largest mosques is heading to court to fight from being deported after federal authorities say he lied on his green card application.
In previous columns, I've made clear when I disagree with Pope Francis. But the pope was absolutely right when he called out the "virus of polarization and animosity" that is beginning to permeate the church. "Little by little," theShow More Summary
Our online Jesse Tree is to help us prepare for Christ's coming by studying His roots and Salvation History. Jesse Trees follow the same general outline but I've found they are widely varied in some of the details. Some may have one day for Moses, others may spend 4 days on different aspects of his life. Show More Summary
The Military Religious Freedom Foundation says that one of the coaches of the Air Force Academy's football team, Steed Lobotzke, is using his Twitter account to illegally proselytize.
Texas will soon adopt new rules requiring abortion facilities to go through the medically unnecessary step of cremating or burying all fetal remains, but The Satanic Temple says its members will not comply with the rule because it goes against their religious belief in the "inviolability of one’s body."
I’ll swear I never heard the word Advent until I was in my 40s. Growing up Evangelical, that just wasn’t our thing. Let me qualify that slightly. I visited a wide variety of churches. I’m sure the word was used, but I had selective hearing. That same hearing challenge would come into play when […]
As the most religious state in the U.S., Mississippi can be an isolating experience for atheists, humanists, freethinkers, and other secular individuals. But it doesn't have to be. We may be far behind many other states in several important...Show More Summary
This young man is a little too confident in himself... in the freakiest kind of way.