Tag Archives: Religion

Trump has run Jesus out of America

“Let me tell you. If Jesus Christ gets down off the cross and told me Trump is with Russia, I would tell him, hold on a second, I need to check with the president if it is true. That is … Continue reading

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Cleaning the stain

I attended an interfaith panel meeting last week to discuss the question “Who is my Neighbor?” The panel included a Rabbi, a Muslim Cleric, a Catholic Priest, a non-denominational Christian Pastor, a Baha’i leader, and a Pastor from an African-American … Continue reading

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The Evangelical Cancer

This interview would be funny if it weren’t so damn scary and sad. It certainly confirms my theory that life is simply to short to argue with any flavor of a Trump supporter. Jerry Falwell Jr. can’t imagine Trump ‘doing … Continue reading

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White Evangelicals hate brown people. Jesus was brown, wasn’t he?

When they had gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up,” he said, “take the child and his mother and escape to Egypt. Stay there until I tell you, for Herod is going to search for … Continue reading

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Gay abortions

“Every time we use religion to draw a line to keep people out, Jesus is with the people on the other side of the line.” – Hugh Hollowell Today is election day in South Carolina and in my district, a … Continue reading

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Questionnaire

Questionnaire by Wendell Berry 1. How much poison are you willing to eat for the success of the free market and global trade? Please name your preferred poisons. 2. For the sake of goodness, how much evil are you willing to … Continue reading

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God told me I needed a new jet

Jesse Duplantis, an Evangelical prosperity gospel minister based in New Orleans, Louisiana told his “followers” via a video posted on his website that God told him he needed a new jet and not just any jet, God was very specific, a … Continue reading

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