British Anti-Gay Christians Preparing to Disobey Jesus

By: Sunday May 12, 2013 4:00 pm

The British House of Commons is scheduled to give the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill its third reading on May 20 and 21. The bill, which would legalize marriage for same-sex couples in England and Wales, was overwhelmingly approved by the House of Commons in February on a Second Reading vote of 400 to 175. The bill has also cleared the subsequent Report stage, where a committee of 19 MPs scrutinized the bill line by line, with a 15 to 4 vote.

Hardline anti-gay and anti-choice Christian groups Christian Concern and One of Us have reportedly organized a public prayer vigil to coincide with the Third Reading. Interestingly, the very nature of the vigil is disobedient to the guidelines Jesus is said to have set for prayer.

 

The Enlightenment in the US Faces Slow Demise

By: Sunday August 14, 2011 10:37 am

The Lisbon Earthquake of 1755 led Enlightenment thinkers to reject the idea that natural disasters have a moral dimension, representing punishment for personal moral failings. Rick Perry leads the charge of the hordes who reject that idea.

A Texas Minister Asks Jesus about Attending Governor Perry’s Day of Prayer & Fasting

By: Saturday June 25, 2011 7:00 pm

Governor Perry is making this into a national spectacular. He is inviting Governors from every state to come fast and pray. Shoot it to me straight Jesus. Should I take part?”

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