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  • Christian Blogger: If You Don’t Dress in a Godly Way, You Must Be a Harlot
    For Lori Alexander, the distance between godly and slutty is razor-thin. ... (more)
    Source: Friendly AtheistPublished: 22-04-18By Sarahbeth Caplin
  • Podcast Ep. 213: The Even Sadder Creation Museum
    We also talked about a misleading study compared religiosity and GPA, Liberty University's online money grab, and the goings-on at Christian Hogwarts. ... (more)
    Source: Friendly AtheistPublished: 21-04-18By Hemant Mehta
  • Christian Preachers Tried Praying for a “Broken” Trans Woman; It Backfired
    Charlotte Clymer used the Bible's words to flip the tables on the preachers who thought she looked "broken." ... (more)
    Source: Friendly AtheistPublished: 21-04-18By Sarahbeth Caplin
  • Navy Official Won’t Remove Bible from Display; It Doesn’t “Promote Religion”
    Not all prisoners of war are Christian. Our military needs to recognize that. ... (more)
    Source: Friendly AtheistPublished: 21-04-18By Hemant Mehta
  • Kenya to Repeal Ban on Gay Sex
    Kenyan society is highly conservative, and a large majority of people hold negative views of LGBT people. Homosexuality is "largely considered to be taboo and repugnant to cultural values and morality" of Kenya. According to the 2007 Pew Global Attitudes Project, 96 percent of Kenyan residents believe that homosexuality is ... (more)
    Source: Atheist RepublicPublished: 18-04-18By Lena M
  • Pastor Resigns After Allegations of Misconduct
    Multiple women who worked with Bill Hybels, founder of the Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois, accused him of "inappropriate behavior" which led to his resignation. Hybels announced his resignation effective immediately during a “family meeting” with about 1,000 members of the South Barrington church. This was not ... (more)
    Source: Atheist RepublicPublished: 18-04-18By Lena M
  • Bishop Says Rejection by Church Lead Gay People to Suicide
    Paul Bayes, the bishop of Liverpool, said that some LGBT people have been driven to harm or even to kill themselves as a result of “pain and rejection” caused by the church. “Yet at the same time we know that many LGBTI+ people have suffered pain and rejection from Christians, ... (more)
    Source: Atheist RepublicPublished: 18-04-18By Lena M
  • A Catholic Monsignor Arrested by Vatican Police
    The Vatican police arrested Monsignor Carlo Alberto Capella — who was one of the church's diplomats accredited to Washington — on suspicion of possessing child pornography. Monsignor Capella was recalled from the Vatican Embassy in August and at that time the police in Windsor, Canada, said they had issued an ... (more)
    Source: Atheist RepublicPublished: 18-04-18By Lena M