Divinely Inspired
Bill Quick

Americans Skeptical Of God But Think Heaven Is Real, Somehow The United States formally separates Church and State, but it’s hard to deny that America is inundated with religious innuendo, from its controversial pledge of allegiance all the way down … Continue reading

Secular Holiday Parade
SteveF

Hollywood Christmas Parade Picks Atheists Penn and Teller as Grand Marshals The Hollywood Christmas Parade has selected two famous atheists to be its grand marshals. Magicians Penn and Teller, both avowed atheists, will host the event, according to ABC 7. … Continue reading

The God That Failed
Bill Quick

Top Scientists Demolish Alarmism Behind UN Climate Summit | The Daily Caller “The most important thing to keep in mind is — when you ask ‘is it warming, is it cooling’, etc.  — is that we are talking about something … Continue reading

All Dogs Go To Heaven
Bill Quick

Not All Dogs Go To Heaven But despite my sorrow, I don’t believe she’s going to heaven, canine or otherwise. Imagining a loved one (including pets) resting peacefully in the Great Beyond is a comfort to many people. But in … Continue reading

More Than One Way to Buy a Candidate
Bill Quick

Republicans Gather At Texas Megachurch To Shore Up Evangelical Support For 2016 Election The group invited all presidential candidates to the four-hour event, which drew some 7,000 spectators, but none of the Democratic candidates accepted the invitation, nor did Republican front-runner … Continue reading

Suicidal Religious Idiocy In Sweden
Bill Quick

World’s First Lesbian Bishop Calls for Church to Remove Crosses, to Install Muslim Prayer Space The Bishop of Stockholm has proposed a church in her diocese remove all signs of the cross and put down markings showing the direction to Mecca for … Continue reading

Word Games and “Science”
Bill Quick

Scientists Who Don’t Believe in God Are Incompetent | PJ Media Let’s define “God” as the “supernatural being who created the Universe.” That is, God is the cosmological singularity. I like Tipler, but frankly, right from the git-go here he … Continue reading

Blessed Backwash
SteveF

Holy water: Democratic congressman drinks from pope’s discarded glass His office confirmed that Mr. Brady drank from the water and shared it with members of his staff and his wife, Debra Brady. I suppose it would be unkind for me … Continue reading

Dear Pope: Do Not Be Afraid to STFU and Go Back Inside the Carefully Controlled Borders of Vatican City
Bill Quick

Pope Francis to Bishops: ‘Do Not Be Afraid to Welcome Immigrants’ – Breitbart Pope Francis urged Catholic bishops in the United States to open their doors to immigrants, asserting that “these people will enrich America and its Church.” As a … Continue reading

Dear Whackjob: The US Is Not a Theocracy
Bill Quick

Judge orders Rowan clerk to appear in court Thursday after she again denies marriage licenses | Politics and Government | Kentucky.com MOREHEAD — A federal judge has ordered Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis and her deputies to appear in his … Continue reading

Unto Caesar
Bill Quick

Kentucky clerk seeks Supreme Court help to deny gay marriage licenses – Yahoo News LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Reuters) – A Kentucky county clerk petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday for an emergency order allowing her to continue to deny marriage … Continue reading

I Got Your Religion Right Here….
Bill Quick

Satanic statue unveiled in Detroit – Telegraph Earlier on Saturday, The Detroit News said 200-250 people attended Mass at St. Joseph Church in a protest against the Satanic event. The statue had been planned for the state Capitol in Oklahoma … Continue reading

Litmus Test: Some Whackadoodles In Iowa Demand Only Born-Again Christians As Candidates
Bill Quick

Donald Trump Says John McCain Is No War Hero, Setting Off Another Storm – The New York Times And Mr. Trump raised eyebrows with language rarely heard before an evangelical audience — saying “damn” and “hell” when discussing education and … Continue reading

American Christians and The Benedict Option
Bill Quick

American Christians have noticed that their ability to use the power of the state to enforce their views on the society, culture – and individual citizens at large – has become significantly eroded. This has reduced many of them to … Continue reading

Pope to Wage Holy War On Capitalism…But Not Militant Islam
Bill Quick

Pope calls unfettered capitalism ‘the dung of the devil’ – Telegraph Pope Francis on Thursday launched a blistering attack on the “new colonialism” of austerity, describing unfettered capitalism as “the dung of the devil” and apologising for the Catholic church’s … Continue reading

Oh, Jebus – I Yanked Big Moron Ace’s Chain Again, and the Usual Pot-Full Flushed Out
Bill Quick

Viacom Removes “The Dukes of Hazzard” Reruns from TVLand Schedule, Because Urge to Purge Some time ago, Bill Quick attacked me, claiming, wrongly, that I was inconsistent to support a baker’s right to not make a gay wedding cake when … Continue reading

Say….Where Have I Heard Something Like This Before?
Bill Quick

Graham: GOP Should Take Gay Marriage Constitutional Amendment Out of Platform – NBC News Echoing former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida, Graham argued that Republicans should abandon that official 2012 position. Graham continued, “What I want to do is protect … Continue reading

No, Religion In America Is Not Coming To An End
Bill Quick

SCOTUS to churches: Hey, no worries, you can still “advocate” for traditional marriage « Hot Air On this slender thread does the promise of religious liberty hang. Justice Anthony Kennedy, in his majority opinion in Obergefell that declares same-sex marriage a … Continue reading

Pray to Gaea, Dumbass
Bill Quick

How I Came To Jesus On Global Warming – BuzzFeed News Though they differ on the details, the one thing all of these experts agree on is that just telling folks the facts — temperatures are going up, seas are … Continue reading

Qui Bono?
Bill Quick

Pope Francis Encyclical Calls for Climate ‘Justice,’ Formation of Global Political Body – Breitbart Pope Francis will this week call for changes in lifestyles and energy consumption to avert the “unprecedented destruction of the ecosystem” before the end of this … Continue reading

Will Nobody Rid Me…?
Bill Quick

Top Catholic Archbishop: Americans ‘Increasingly Subject to a Soft Despotism’ (CNSNews.com) – Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami, who serves as chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, has delivered a sermon warning … Continue reading

Surprise! More Prefer Gay President That Evangelical Christian President
Bill Quick

Huh.  That’s interesting.  Considerably more people would accept a gay or lesbian President than would an evangelical Christian. I would not have guessed that. … Continue reading

Proof Positive of Global Warming
Bill Quick

Snowfalls Are Now Just a Thing of the Past | Ed Driscoll “UN scientists warn time is running out to tackle global warming — Scientists say eight years left to avoid worst effects,” screamed a London Guardian headline on May … Continue reading

Religious Guy Slams Religious “Hicks”
Bill Quick

The New Atheists are back — and dumber than ever There was just one problem: The faith that the New Atheists set out to mock, refute, and dispel was invariably the least impressive, least informed, least sophisticated, most easily dismissed … Continue reading

Peas In a Pod
Bill Quick

Pope attacked by climate change sceptics – Telegraph Climate change sceptics accused Pope Francis of being deeply ill-informed about global warming as the Vatican forged an alliance with the UN to tackle the issue. Hey, it’s just professional courtesy from … Continue reading

So Far It’s Only “Allegations,” Though
Bill Quick

Navy Chaplain Censored: ‘Don’t pray in the name of Jesus’ | Fox News Liberty Institute maintains that Modder’s private counseling on issues involving human sexuality and same-sex marriage were consistent with the beliefs of his endorsing agency – the Assemblies … Continue reading

About As Rational As Everything Else About It
Bill Quick

Blog: America’s Best News Source? I should point out that the article doesn’t insult atheists or atheism per se. Rather, it makes fun of those who believe Christians are hateful, their beliefs are “cult-like,” and their intellectual vision is too … Continue reading

Finally They Admit It: Naked, Open Bigotry
Bill Quick

Indiana To Fold On Religious Freedom Restoration Act Of course this whole thing ends with Indiana adding sexual orientation to their non-discrimination laws because that’s all the left wants. You will be made to obey. In fact according to the … Continue reading

Sorry, We Don’t Serve Jews Here. It Violates Our Religious Liberty
Bill Quick

Apple CEO Who Hates Indiana Christians Happily Does Business With Countries That Execute Gays, Stone Women « Publius Forum And Christians in America strongly support laws that would let the religion practiced in those countries institutionalize its bigotries here. Because … Continue reading

Oh, The Terrible, Terrible Persecution
Bill Quick

The New Intolerance: We Are Now Required To Embrace Just About Everything, Except the Gutter Religion Christianity Incidentally– Are there any beliefs on the left which have not been sacralized? That is, do they have any beliefs which are open … Continue reading

Oh, What A Web We Weave, When First We Practice to Deceive
Bill Quick

Pence Wants Amended Religious Freedom Bill by End of the Week | PJ Media Move legislation this week that makes it clear that this law does not give businesses a right to deny services to anyone.” Well, except for the … Continue reading

Is Christianity The “Special” Religion?
Bill Quick

Want Evidence of Hysterical Anti-Christian Bigotry? Look No Further than #BoycottIndiana So what’s really going on here? A toxic combination of anti-Christian bigotry and sexual revolution radicalism. It is simply uninformed and bigoted to believe that Christians are somehow lurking … Continue reading

Jizz Shaw On Natural Rights – The Usual Hot Gas
Bill Quick

On the truth of man’s rights under natural law « Hot Air So what are these universal, “natural rights” which are so widely discussed? The right to life? That sounds like the easiest one we might all point to. And … Continue reading

Considerably Better Than Nothing, I Suppose
Bill Quick

Christian MLB player asked if he wants a gay teammate, his response is PERFECT When asked about Bean specifically, Murphy said he disagrees with the homosexual “lifestyle,” but that “doesn’t mean I can’t still invest in him and get to … Continue reading

Somehow, I’m Not As Impressed With the Pope’s Statement As I Might Otherwise Be
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » THE POPE SAYS WHAT THE WHITE HOUSE WON’T: “They were killed simply for the fact that they were Christians.” However, if the Christians in question had “insulted” Islam, then it would be okay? … Continue reading

Global Warming In a Nutshell: GIGO
Bill Quick

The fiddling with temperature data is the biggest science scandal ever – Telegraph When future generations look back on the global-warming scare of the past 30 years, nothing will shock them more than the extent to which the official temperature … Continue reading

Unconstitutional Preference Upheld
SteveF

US Judge Rejects Muslim Woman’s Unconstitutional Demand To Oath on the Quran A Muslim woman involved in a custody dispute with her separated husband refused to take an oath on the Bible in a Pennsylvania court, demanding instead to be … Continue reading