» On Sessions & Scripture
21/06/18 20:01 from Clergy blogs
In my reading this week, I came across this discussion of the truth of religious statements in George Lindbeck's classic The Nature of Doctrine: Religion and Theology in a Postliberal Age. Reading it made me think of the recent debate ar...

» Who are evangelicals and what's their history? 6-20-18
20/06/18 05:15 from Christian Columnists
For several good and no doubt obvious reasons I've been focusing recently here on the blog on Americans identified as white Christian evangelicals, some 81 percent of whom voted in 2016 to elect Donald Trump as president. I think the...

» Democrat Strategist Said He Received Pushback for Urging Party to Welcome Biblical Values - Christian Post
19/06/18 20:11 from Christian Columnists
Democrat Strategist Said He Received Pushback for Urging Party to Welcome Biblical Values Christian Post WASHINGTON — A black Democrat Christian strategist says that the party's donor class' push for secular progressivism is &quo...

» American evangelicalism and the politics of whiteness - The Christian Century
19/06/18 09:39 from Christian Columnists
The Christian Century American evangelicalism and the politics of whiteness The Christian Century Unitarians, he said, focused on the good news itself: the teachings of Jesus found in the Gospels. Historian ... Allegations of sexual impr...

» Trump is creating his American caliphate, and democracy has no defence - The Guardian
18/06/18 05:02 from Christian Columnists
The Guardian Trump is creating his American caliphate, and democracy has no defence The Guardian Of his unlikely Christian support base, Amy Sullivan , in the New York Times, says: “Decades of fearmongering about Democrats and religious ...

» General Synod agenda – press reports
15/06/18 08:10 from News Media
Updated Friday afternoon Madeleine Davies Church Times Canons most critical in response to cathedrals consultation Harry Farley Christian Today Church of England sexuality debate off the cards until 2020 ‘Michael Curry effect’...

» Criticizing Religion
06/06/18 14:38 from Clergy blogs
Ari Ezra Waldman makes an important critical point about this week's Masterpiece Cake Shop ruling: Third, the opinion includes troubling conclusions. As we discussed yesterday, the Court found that statements from Commissioners sitting o...

» OPINION: Clergy work to reclaim a Jesus of service and hope, not of political advantage - The Daily Progress
05/06/18 23:14 from Christian Columnists
The Daily Progress OPINION: Clergy work to reclaim a Jesus of service and hope, not of political advantage The Daily Progress Jim Wallis , founder and president of Sojourners, a progressive faith -based advocacy group. He smiled. “Bono i...

» Clergy work to reclaim a Jesus of service and hope, not of political advantage - Miami Herald (blog)
31/05/18 23:33 from Christian Columnists
Miami Herald (blog) Clergy work to reclaim a Jesus of service and hope, not of political advantage Miami Herald (blog) Jim Wallis , founder and president of Sojourners, a progressive faith -based advocacy group. He smiled. “Bono is a goo...

» Did Trump fulfill a divine prophecy? What to expect from a new Liberty University film. - Washington Post
31/05/18 10:07 from Christian Columnists
Washington Post Did Trump fulfill a divine prophecy? What to expect from a new Liberty University film. Washington Post But others — including many evangelicals — call the project anti- Christian for what they see as its implicit endorse...

» Church as Polis
30/05/18 17:40 from Clergy blogs
In the second chapter of Awaiting the King, James K. A. Smith discusses the political nature of Christian worship, which he describes as "a public ritual centered on--yea, led by--an ascended King." As a corollary to this, "Implicit in t...

» Challenging Trump's Christian apologists - Las Vegas Sun
29/05/18 09:00 from Christian Columnists
Challenging Trump's Christian apologists Las Vegas Sun Challenging Trump's Christian apologists ... Maybe it takes one of the world's most elitist institutions — a monarchy, for goodness' sake — to provide a view of Chris...

» Bishop Michael Curry Joins Christian March To White House To 'Reclaim Jesus' - HuffPost
27/05/18 13:40 from Christian Columnists
HuffPost Bishop Michael Curry Joins Christian March To White House To 'Reclaim Jesus ' HuffPost Curry joined dozens of other progressive Christian leaders in Washington, D.C., on Thursday night for a candle-lit vigil and march to...

» Sanctimonious 'Morning Joe' Crew Goes Full Religion to Blast Trump - NewsBusters (press release) (blog)
27/05/18 10:23 from Christian Columnists
NewsBusters (press release) (blog) Sanctimonious 'Morning Joe' Crew Goes Full Religion to Blast Trump NewsBusters (press release) (blog) JOE SCARBOROUGH: You flagged a column by EJ Dionne in the Washington Post and it's about...

» Christian crowd vows to 'reclaim Jesus' from polarized US - Crux: Covering all things Catholic
26/05/18 12:19 from Christian Columnists
Crux: Covering all things Catholic Christian crowd vows to 'reclaim Jesus ' from polarized US Crux: Covering all things Catholic ... of a nation and the integrity of faith ,” said the Rev. Jim Wallis , speaking to a crowd that ov...

» EJ DIONNE: Challenging Trump's Christian apologists - The Daily Freeman
26/05/18 00:00 from Christian Columnists
Liberty Nation EJ DIONNE : Challenging Trump's Christian apologists The Daily Freeman E.J. DIONNE : Challenging Trump's Christian apologists ... Maybe it takes one of the world's most elitist institutions — a monarchy, for go...

» A New Marian Feast... Another "Montini Moment"
20/05/18 22:42 from Theology blogs

» VOTIVATOR: How I'm Voting 6-5-18, Calif. Primary
17/05/18 23:42 from Clergy blogs
“Votivator” for 6/5/18 CA Primary Election: Jim Burklo A "votivator" is a person who researches candidates and propositions for every election, and votes every time - and lets her/his friends and neighbors know about his/her voting choic...

» Samaritan Care Essentials
17/05/18 22:39 from Clergy blogs
Samaritan Care My study guide for churches on health care policy in America - use freely! A proposal: SAMARITAN CARE Progressive Christians Offer a Plan Dear Progressive Christian Friends and Allies: Recently, I created a curriculum for ...

» A SNAP Decision to Stigmatize Hunger
15/05/18 17:48 from Clergy blogs
Many millions of hungry people got fed, effectively and cost-efficiently, choosing the food they needed in supermarkets like anyone else. Farmers and shop-keepers made money. When the economy was good, fewer people used the program; when...

» What Would Samuel Say Today?
09/05/18 15:59 from Clergy blogs
What Would Samuel Say Today? more at my Resistance Bible Study American democracy is in serious trouble today. Our president is steadily, insidiously attacking its foundations. We're so lost among the trees of his lies, so boggled by the...

» Half the Story - Commonweal
09/05/18 12:24 from Christian Columnists
Commonweal Half the Story Commonweal Eventually Christian Democracy triumphed in post–World War II Europe, a bulwark against Communist totalitarianism but shorn of the anti-modern Catholicism discredited by complicity with Nazi totalitar...

» Sacred Songs
06/05/18 08:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
This week, we talk to internationally acclaimed Japanese conductor and Calvinist Christian, Masaaki Suzuki. And, we hear from the director of the Central Australian Aboriginal Women’s Choir, who sing ancient German hymns in traditional l...

» Fearless Sunday
26/04/18 22:29 from Clergy blogs
(second Sunday in September - 9/9/2018) A Day for Theological "Outing" So, Reverend: how many more Sundays, how many more years, how many more decades do your folks have to wait before you tell them the truth about what you...

» Easter special: Jesus and Mary Magdalene
01/04/18 08:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
We often see a White Jesus with blond hair and blue eyes. But how accurate is that? What did he really look like? We hear from author Joan E. Taylor, who reconstructs Christ's image in her new book. And, as a new film about Mary Magdalen...

» “Compassionate Conservatism” Won't Be Back Anytime Soon - New Republic
30/03/18 17:56 from Christian Columnists
New Republic “Compassionate Conservatism” Won't Be Back Anytime Soon New Republic In sweltering heat, demonstrators waved signs praising Jesus for delivering them from addiction. They stressed how ... Olasky, now the editor-in-chief ...

» 'The Cloister' probes deeply into matters of faith, dogma, complicity, and forgiveness - Christian Science Monitor
16/03/18 13:01 from Christian Columnists
Christian Science Monitor 'The Cloister' probes deeply into matters of faith , dogma, complicity, and forgiveness Christian Science Monitor We learn about Rachel largely through flashbacks to her life in Nazi-occupied Paris, when...

» The War on Terror as the Launching of an American Crusade - LobeLog
15/03/18 19:12 from Christian Columnists
LobeLog The War on Terror as the Launching of an American Crusade LobeLog It will end in a way and at an hour of our choosing.” In a specifically Christian setting, that is, George W. Bush answered the criminal attacks of 9/11 not by cal...

» With Pope's Call for "New Paths," Amazon Synod Starts Down The Aisle
09/03/18 14:41 from Theology blogs

» The Third Wave
25/02/18 07:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
We meet feminist and writer Rebecca Walker, author of Black, White and Jewish, whose struggle with her mixed-race identity led her on a spiritual path towards Buddhism. We also hear from South Australia's first Aboriginal woman in Christ...

» Why Billy Graham's legacy is much more than evangelism - Kansas City Star
21/02/18 17:23 from Christian Columnists
Kansas City Star Why Billy Graham's legacy is much more than evangelism Kansas City Star But as Stephen P. Miller, who wrote his Vanderbilt University doctoral dissertation on Graham, has written, “A key difference between Graham and...

» Of Gods and Guns
19/02/18 21:16 from Politics blogs
What follows is the text of the sermon I preached on February 18, 2018 at Edgebrook Community Church in Chicago, IL. I venture to say that most preachers, if given a crystal ball and a chance to pick the days...

» Same-Sex Marriage
28/01/18 07:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
We meet aspiring marriage celebrant Alex Pittaway, a young Christian minister in training, and hear about Australia’s first Jewish religious same-sex marriage.

» Indigenous Christians celebrate the Bible
31/12/17 07:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
Indigenous Christian artists from across Australia celebrate the bicentenary of Bible Society Australia in a new publication, Our Mob, God's Story. Bible Society's CEO, Greg Clarke discusses the changes in communicating the Gospel with i...

» Christmas: Making fun, making history
24/12/17 07:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
A married Christian woman with health issues, Hannah Boland became a stand up comic when she realised laughter is the best medicine. Bishop Kay Goldsworthy is about to make Australian history as the first woman Archbishop in the Anglican...

» Hugely Successful Religious Movements
10/12/17 07:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
From West to East, Christian, Buddhist, Hindu and Muslim religious movements have grown into financial powerhouses, with massive followings and effective social penetration. Jonathan James explains the success of Hillsong, Ciji, BAPS and...

» Religious Tattoos Not Just Skin Deep
01/10/17 07:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
A Muslim boxer, a Hindu student, a gay Christian and a Samoan Uniting Church minister tell the stories of struggle and pain behind their religious tattoos to guest producer, Mariam Chehab.

» 20/20 Series Part 3: Turning Points, Epiphanies and Mysteries
24/09/17 08:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
Michael Palin meets the Dalai Lama, Diane Cilento turns her back on stardom, an aspiring nun gets thrown out of the Missionaries of Charity, and the Da Vinci Code up-ends Christian beliefs and the scholars come out fighting.

» A Statement from Christian Ethicists Without Borders on White Supremacy and Racism
16/08/17 20:41 from Politics blogs
I am one of the signatories of the statement below. If you are a Christian ethicist, I urge you to follow the links at the bottom of the page and add your name. A Statement from Christian Ethicists Without Borders...

» Christian Minority Communities
13/08/17 08:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
Christians from China, Pakistan, Malaysia and Israel, share their experiences living as minority communities with unique challenges that call upon their faith, courage and hope for a better future.

» Judaism welcomes LGBTI Jews
06/08/17 08:05 from Progressive Christian podcasts
Two rabbis from the opposite sides of Judaism, Orthodox and Progressive, say Jews are no less loved in the eyes of God.

» You Keep Using That Word
21/05/17 14:03 from Theology blogs
Rather than try to address on facebook the conflict I have created concerning the Nazarene congregation that will soon be moving to my neighborhood, I thought it better to revive this tired, old blog, especially since it was central to...

» When Bonhoeffer Schooled Barth on Ethics
26/04/17 18:38 from Politics blogs
W. Travis McMacken at Die Evangelischen Theologen shares the story of when Dietrich Bonhoeffer challenged Karl Barth on the ethical import of Christian theology (via Charles Marsh's Strange Glory): Barth was explaining his understanding ...

» Captain Kirk, the Bible, and Hell
20/04/17 14:04 from Politics blogs
Fred Clark at Slacktivist makes an interesting analogy between Captain Kirk's love life and the way we read the Bible: We remember it wrong because we see that green woman in the opening credits through the filter of our idea...

» Mike Pence and the Billy Graham Rule
04/04/17 16:52 from Politics blogs
By now the story of how Mike Pence refuses to dine with women other than his wife has been covered extensively. I was struck, however, by this passage explaining the origin of the "Billy Graham Rule" at the blog Ain't...

» Was Reinhold Niebuhr a "Real Theologian"?
31/03/17 01:39 from Politics blogs
As I mentioned the other day, there is a new movie being released on the life and work of Reinhold Niebuhr. As a result, we are seeing the reemergence of the perennial question of whether or not Reinhold was a...

» Pastor Unveils Gay Wedding Strategy That He Says Could Turn the Debate Over Christian Business Owners and Same-Sex Nuptials on Its Head
03/04/15 13:34 from Web watchdogs

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» Christian Chronology: Timeline of Medieval Christianity 800 CE - 1100 CE
30/03/15 22:24 from Web watchdogs

» How Sufjan Stevens Subverts the Stigma of Christian Music — The Atlantic
30/03/15 02:50 from Web watchdogs

» 10 Marks Of A Mature Christian
22/03/15 22:19 from Web watchdogs

» Yes, There Is Christian Persecution in America And Here’s What it Looks Like
21/03/15 18:07 from Web watchdogs

» Ungay Me, Lord, or The Bible as Bludgeon
03/03/15 16:47 from Theology blogs
Co-published with Literati Press. Sally Kern has managed to land Oklahoma in national news once again for all the wrong reasons. Her legislation to protect practitioners of “conversion therapy” is meant to allow pastors, parents, and “mi...

» America's not so Christian History, or Why Jesus Loves AP History
03/03/15 16:44 from Theology blogs
Co-published with Literati Press. Oklahoma pastor and Republican state representative Dan Fisher introduced House Bill 1380 last week, a piece of legislation intended to defund AP History classes in order to protect the myth of American ...

» When is a Muslim not a Muslim, or Atheists Can be Dicks, Too
03/03/15 16:39 from Theology blogs
Co-published with Literati Press. For those who prefer a particular narrative about what constitutes Islam, any reasonable words about the attack on Charlie Hebdo will be met with adamantine cynicism. For them, Islam is and has been a re...

» Jesus the Executioner, or How to Create a Home for Your Own Personal Jesus
20/01/15 22:09 from Theology blogs
With apologies to Depeche Mode... The world is composed of words, and the words possess a multiplicity of meanings, leading to a multiplicity of worlds. Living in Oklahoma is its own special reward and punishment, and the week that just...

» The Bible is True Cause It Says So, or Sacred Texts for a Secular World
09/01/15 18:25 from Theology blogs
Kurt Eichenwald, Pulitzer Prize nominee and Vanity Fair writer, created a bit of a shitstorm in fundamentalist and evangelical Christian circles last week with his Newsweek cover story “The Bible: So Misunderstood It’s a Sin.” For anyone...

» Who Would Jesus Shoot, or How to Kill Christianly
29/12/14 21:31 from Theology blogs
Pastor Tom Vineyard killed a 14-year-old intruder in his home in Oklahoma City on December 22. Vineyard is the senior pastor of Windsor Hills Baptist Church, probably the largest Independent Fundamentalist Baptist Church in Oklahoma. The...

» The Romance of Bigotry, or Judicial Adventures in Missing the Point
13/11/14 18:05 from Theology blogs
Right in the middle of my effusive joy about living in a country where my gay and lesbian friends can marry, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals decided that the worst aspects of democracy, rather than the Constitution, ought to...

» How Big is the Christian Tent? | Natural Spirituality - Loving ...
12/08/14 18:57 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
There is an article on Christianity Today's website, recently posted, summarizing a panel discussion among some Christian leaders, including the author, Ed Stetzer. I found it encouraging on one level and frustrating on another. The ...

» Ichabod, The Glory Has Departed: Polluted in WELS - Son ...
12/08/14 18:07 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
... something called the Christian Leadership Experience. This is clear proof that the Church Growth leaders within the WELS have traded a theology centered on the Means of Grace for a theology centered on human experience and emotion.

» Surph's Side: Low Information Pew Warmers
12/08/14 17:58 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
(For the record, “ progressive Christian ” is an oxymoron.) ~Marsha West , more of the article at Stand Up For the Truth. 2Co 10:5 We are destroying speculations and every lofty thing raised up against the knowledge of God, and we are ta...

» Tritonal - Enhanced Sessions 256 - Guest Mix By Estiva
12/08/14 17:50 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
06. Estiva feat. Sarah Russell - Feels Right (Original Mix) [Enhanced]. 07. BT feat. Christian Burns - Paralyzed (Original Mix) [Enhanced]. 08. Mike Shiver feat. Theresia Svensson & Johnny Norberg - The Shade ( Progressive Mix) [Enha...

» Lesbian Bridezillas Bully Bridal Shop Owner over Religious ...
12/08/14 17:32 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
A Pennsylvania Christian bridal shop owner who refused to provide wedding gowns to a lesbian couple because of her religious beliefs was bullied by the lesbians on Facebook, where their post about the shop owner's refusal to serve th...

» A Christian Response to Trolling - FaithfulNews
12/08/14 17:18 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
Writer or reader, Christian or secular, conservative or progressive , nearly anyone who spends any significant time online and on social media has encountered it: trolling. This is the universal experience of the Internet. Trolls rear th...

» Two Friars and a Fool, Never Pray Again, August 14-20 ...
12/08/14 17:13 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
I am the pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethton, Tennessee, a progressive community. I host a radio show called Religion For Life. I blog at www.shuckandjive.xyz. View all posts by johnshuck →. This entry was posted in&n...

» Know the Malaga Fair | ArteOle, culture and tourism of ...
12/08/14 17:12 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
The town was presented with a carving of the Virgen de la Victoria, prompting the council to take it in procession, celebrating to do an annual event that would aim to recall the Christian victory. The first record of this festival dates...

» Dyneslines: Salvation history and Islam
12/08/14 16:59 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
In a brilliant book, ”Meaning in History,” that appeared seventy-five years ago, Karl Löwith traced the emergence of the dispensationalist view of history in early Christian times. ... You see a continual and progressive triumph of the r...

» The Watchman's Bagpipes: Random Aberrations ...
12/08/14 16:25 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
When “Christians” attack you for teaching children about sin, you know there's a problem with THEIR theology ! ... As I have pointed out many times, the United Church of Christ is the most liberal and un-Christian denomination in the...

» Forbidden History the Ultimate Taboo - Capitol Hill Outsider
12/08/14 16:09 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
Christian Inspiration · Today In History · Donate · Log In .... in just two years! The convenient murder of McKinley marks the beginning of “The Progressive Era” in which the Federal government will expand its power ...

» Transcript: The Briefing 08-12-14 – AlbertMohler.com
12/08/14 15:55 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
... in particular, more Christian or more Jewishly committed Americans, conservatives on that religious theological polarity, have a much higher fertility rate or birth rate than those on the more progressive or liberal ends of the same ...

» Malicious Compliance – Relief Aid From The US That Is A ...
12/08/14 15:43 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
“When the Americans withdrew from Iraq they didn't protect the Christians ,” said Jenan Yousef, an Assyrian Catholic who fled Qaraqosh, Iraq's largest Christian town, in the early hours of Thursday. “The Christians became the sca...

» When I Walk: What Living With Multiple Sclerosis Is Like ...
12/08/14 15:36 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
At age 25, DaSilva was a successful independent filmmaker who after noticing his vision was blurry and he was walking funny he gets evaluated and is diagnosed with primary- progressive multiple sclerosis. Being a filmmaker he turns the&n...

» Holy Craft: My trip to Uganda
12/08/14 15:35 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
Several years ago, our church entered into a partnership with World Vision. World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization that started in 1950 and is dedicated to working with children, families and their communities to tackle po...

» The Endless Culture War | Tea Party Digest
12/08/14 15:27 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
While it is not necessary, socially anyway, that all come to Christ in order to have a stable culture, the influence of Christian morality is accepted by most secularists even if they do not admit it. We (as a society) want certain liber...

» Taking Pro-Gay to Seminary! :-) « FreedHearts
12/08/14 15:05 from BlogSearched progressive Christian links
God has led me clearly in this. The knowledge and credentials I'll gain will strengthen FreedHearts – especially in the area of speaking truth to pastors, churches and Christian leaders. It is a progressive seminary, and I look forwa...

» Magic Johnson's Christian Faith, Gay Son, And How He Loves Both
04/12/13 19:45 from Left media on Christianity

» Getting in a Tangle Over Men's and Women's Brain Wiring
04/12/13 18:57 from Left media on Christianity
A recent, high-profile study makes the provocative claim that there are fundamental differences in how male and female brains are wired. Not so fast, says Wired Science blogger Christian Jarrett, who explains why the study's interpretati...

» Christian Slater Marries Brittany Lopez In Impromptu Ceremony
04/12/13 06:37 from Left media on Christianity

» 'Christian values' Hobby Lobby purchases its products from #1 'family planning' nation China
03/12/13 21:04 from Left media on Christianity
David Green, the owner of Hobby Lobby , has said: We're Christians, and we run our business on Christian principles. I've always said that the first two goals of our business are (1) to run our business in harmony with God's laws, and (2...

» Are you a Christmas asshole? The Republican Party has got you covered.
03/12/13 18:40 from Left media on Christianity
You bore me so very much. You can't have Christmas without the War on Christmas, because if there's one thing a certain (loud) segment of America is certain of it's that the baby Jesus was born 2,000 years ago primarily to justify your o...

» Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Obamacare mandate
02/12/13 18:28 from Left media on Christianity
The last, great hope of Republicans to see Obamacare killed outright is officially dead. They haven't been able to repeal it. They ran a presidential campaign on ending it, and were overwhelmingly rejected. The Supreme Court decided not ...

» Church Of England Proposes Gay Marriage 'Blessings'
30/11/13 05:17 from Left media on Christianity

» The Supreme Court wants to look at the ACA again, and they're coming for your birth control
26/11/13 23:18 from Left media on Christianity
The Supreme Court of the United States announced Tuesday that it will review two decisions testing the constitutionality of the ACA's contraceptive mandate as it pertains to corporations' religious objections to complying with the clause...

» Rev. T.J. Jemison Dead: Civil Rights Leader Dies At 95 In Baton Rouge
26/11/13 22:28 from Left media on Christianity

» Supreme Court will hear Obamacare contraception challenges
26/11/13 17:32 from Left media on Christianity
Now he'll decide if your employer can deny your birth control. The Supreme Court has decided to take up a challenge to the contraception coverage mandate in the Affordable Care Act. At stake in the case is the further definition of the r...

» The First Brain Collectors
26/11/13 17:13 from Left media on Christianity
Today, scientists and students studying brains depend on the generosity of people who choose, in life, to gift their brains after death. But it wasn't always so. Wired Science blogger Christian Jarrett takes through a brief history of ea...

» Welcome to Brain Watch
25/11/13 18:20 from Left media on Christianity
The newest WIRED Science Blog will bring you news and insight into the science of your brain. Follow neuroscientist Christian Jarrett as he delves into the research and myths surrounding our most enigmatic organ.        

» American Music Awards Red Carpet 2013 Is... Interesting (PHOTOS)
25/11/13 03:39 from Left media on Christianity

» Midday open thread: Turkey news and death threats
22/11/13 20:00 from Left media on Christianity
Today's comic by Mark Fiore is A Message from the Health Insurers of America : Today's "Ask me anything about Daily Kos" is hosted by Senior Political Writer Jed Lewison. Get ready to grill him in the diaries starting at 3:30 ET! Difficu...

» Scientists Forced To Reexamine Theories In Light of Massive Gamma-Ray Burst
22/11/13 17:22 from Left media on Christianity
cold fjord writes "Earlier this year we discussed news of a shockingly powerful gamma-ray burst. Scientists have had time to study the phenomenon, but it's not offering up any easy answers. The Christian Science Monitor reports, 'An expl...

» Costco labels Bible as fiction in this store. Pastor goes viral for wrong reason.
21/11/13 21:01 from Left media on Christianity
A major chain found something out the hard way. They got national publicity for hitting the third rail. In a country that is 78.4% Christian , that is a dangerous mistake. Chick-fil-a can make a social mistake if it has some doctrinal ba...

» Justin Long On 'A Case Of You' & The Failure Of 'Going The Distance'
20/11/13 19:18 from Left media on Christianity

» 7 Marks of A Stereotypical American Christian
06/07/13 01:40 from Discussion Forums
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» The Riddle of Kerala: How radicals secured water rights where capitalists have failed
27/05/13 11:37 from Society & Christianity blogs
In Kerala, there are standing ruins of state-organized production cooperatives for local handicrafts and terra-cotta tile and coir, once organized with a vision of deploying newly-Independent India's richest resource, labor, in the form ...

» "Forgive Us Our Boo-Boos"
01/09/12 01:45 from Society & Christianity blogs
My friend Anthony Sacramone of Strange Herring blog posted a rare serious article today, expressing his dismay over recent statements by Father Benedict Groeschel, with whom he’s personally acquainted. Father Groeschel told the National ...

» The Slow Burn of the 99 Percent
13/10/11 23:48 from Society & Christianity blogs
It is the mark of a novice historian to cast about fitfully when seeking for comparisons, and for that reason, the protestors of Occupy Wall Street confound amateurs. The marchers don’t fit the model of the 60s or the antiwar marches of ...

» Movies: My 2010 Oscar picks (11 of 24)
28/02/11 12:15 from Society & Christianity blogs
Each year, my Oscar picks are more from intuition -- an editorial sense of quantitative buzz -- than actually seeing more than a handful of the nominees (or half again more this year). The shorts esp. are always total blind stabs -- thou...

» Movies: My 2010 Oscar picks
26/02/11 05:00 from Society & Christianity blogs
Every year, I envision seeing more movies in general and more Oscar nominees in particular -- and every year, more important things come first. Also every year, I generally know which films are my Oscar picks on the day of the nomination...

» Christmas: facts, fantasies & fabrications
09/01/11 05:50 from Society & Christianity blogs
Despite the fact that he was a missionary, he was bold enough to aver that: “The Jesus who came forward publicly as the messiah, who preached the ethic of the kingdom of God, who founded the kingdom of heaven on earth, and died to give h...

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