Scriptures searched and tweeted in response to the Supreme Court's same-sex marriage order. Google Google saw a surge of Bible-related traffic in response to Friday’s Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. The five Bible-related...Show More Summary
America is on a bit of a hot streak, what with most people finally agreeing that the Confederate flag is dumb and racist, and the Supreme Court declaring that gay marriage is totally cool. That means that this year we need to go bigger than beer, fireworks, and American flag T-shirts from Old Navy for America’s birthday. Show More Summary
Bible believers are beside themselves about the prospect that marriage norms and laws are changing, but let me tell you a secret about Bible believers that I know because I was one. Most don’t actually read their Bibles....
The four initial facts you absolutely need to know about For Such a Time by Kate Breslin are as follows: 1) It is an inspirational romance. God, faith, and the Bible (actually, a ‘magic’ Bible that seems to show up whenever the main character needs to see it most) make regular appearances. Show More Summary
After a long day of work, whether it be stressful or not, it is important we all sleep and recharge our batteries. For some it is very easy to fall right asleep, and for others it can be very stressful. Sleeplessness, insomnia, and stress may cause us to stay awake longer than expected. Show More Summary
Six years later, 'When Helping Hurts' is still shaking up the church’s approach to charity. I n 2009, knee-deep in volunteering in the United States and abroad, I bought three newly published books on poverty. I was feeling uneasy about the way I related with the poor, and I hoped these books might help identify the problem. Show More Summary
Yoel Romero wears a headband with the Bible verse John 3:16 Cuban-American UFC fighter Yoel Romero thanked Jesus after his... The post UFC Fighter Thanks Jesus After Fight – Is Immediately Attacked by Liberals for His “Hate Speech” (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Transcript courtesy http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2015/06/26/transcript-obama-delivers-eulogy-for-charleston-pastor-the-rev-clementa-pinckney/ Giving all praise and honor to God. The Bible calls us to hope, to persevere and have faith in things not seen. Show More Summary
The Republicans are constantly saying that it is God’s will that marriage be between one man and one woman. How do they know this? Juan Cole gives these Republicans a lesson in Bible History. That marriage should be between one man and one woman is never mentioned in the Bible and in fact polygamy was [...] The post One Man and One Woman? appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
Never Open the Door is here from director Vito Trabucco, who made a nice red splash with his previous effort Bloody Bloody Bible Camp. While that was an irreverent and graphically violent slasher, his latest effort attempts a somewhat...Show More Summary
Juan Cole reminds us that, um, “biblical marriage” was not between one man and one woman. Often is was between one man and multiple women. But wackiest of all is the idea that the Bible sees marriage as between one man and one woman. I don’t personally get how you could, like, actually read the […]
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The historic African-American church in South Carolina where nine people were killed during a Bible study is again the scene of farewells by family and friends for one of the victims. A funeral was held Sunday for DePayne Middelton-Doctor at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston. Show More Summary
In the latest video for his Atheist Debates project, Matt Dillahunty explains how to appropriately quote the Bible during a debate, even if you're an atheist. (For example, arguing that the Bible says ? = 3 isn't really fair since no Christian believes that's a proper interpretation.)
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Ten days ago, Cynthia Hurd came to a Bible study in the basement of her longtime church here, part of a group that welcomed a mop-haired stranger to join them. After an hour, he pulled out a gun and started shooting, killing Hurd and eight others.Read full article >>
cc: Politifact Mike Huckabee was among the first "serious" Republicans to opine that well golly, if only the black Americans in that Charleston church had been packing heat during their Bible study then maybe they wouldn't have gotten murdered. Show More Summary
As Jerome Dijsselbloem fearmongers all the worst parts of the bible that are about to befall Greece, Yanis Varoufakis is explainiing the Greek decision: VAROUFAKIS: CREDITOR OFFER LACKED HOPE FOR INVESTORS, CONSUMERS VAROUFAKIS SAYSShow More Summary
The Civil War-era flag has been a focal point for soul-searching across the southern United States in the aftermath of the fatal shooting last week of nine African Americans during a Bible study session at a historic church in Charleston, South Carolina. Show More Summary
A Delaware pastor's spiritual hymn written to remember the nine Christians killed in the shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina last week is now touching the lives of countless believers, as many churches around the world have started to include it in their worship services.
Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert added himself to the Christian conservative chorus complaining on Friday about the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriages, releasing a statement that invoked not only the Bible, but multiple former presidents. “Founders and leaders including George...
President Barack Obama delivered the eulogy of the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, the South Carolina state senator killed during a Bible study last week at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, and at the conclusion of his remarks, sang the negro spiritual "Amazing Grace."