PASTOR SAID HE WAS SUCKING DEMONS OUT OF MEN HE SEXUALLY ASSAULTED, LAWSUIT CLAI - Three men have come forward claiming Rev. Dr. William Weaver performed sex acts on them when they came to him for private counseling at Linden Presbyterian Church. Weaver, 69, would allegedly tell the men that he needed to "suck" out demons through their semen, citing Native American rituals and a verse from Ephesians telling Christians to "put on the full armor of God." From Popper
Russian Orthodox Leader Sprays Holy Water on Government Computers to Stop WannaCry Attack - Over the weekend, the WannaCry ransomware attack targeted Microsoft Windows systems across the globe, even disrupting hospitals in Britain.But Russia won‚Äôt have to worry about anything like that happening because the Orthodox Church‚Äôs Patriarch Kirill apparently visited the Ministry of Internal Affairs and sprayed holy water on the computers. From Nony
Mormons are serious about no coffee - YouTube - In the April 2007 General Conference, Relief Society President Julie Beck laid down the law regarding how Mormons are to view obedience to restrictions on Coffee in regards to eternal exaltation.
She cites the story of a mother who was apparently superb in all things *except* a love for coffee. Listen as Sister Beck struggles through tears to tell her story.
Former Ohio mayor admits to molesting girl: - A former small-town Ohio mayor, who has described himself as a ďdedicatedĒ Christian, admitted to molesting a girl for years and blamed the victim for being a ďwilling participant,Ē according to court documents. From Nony
Mormon church baptising thousands of dead Victorians - atheist or not - In a windowless underground room, six Mormons are cheerfully working day in, day out to digitise the records of dead Victorians. So they can be baptised.One by one, many of the dead ‚Äď Mormon or not ‚Äď are being offered salvation by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' controversial Baptisms for the Dead process. From Nony
Just What Trump Needs: Religious Right Says He Was Elected By God | Right Wing Watch - Religious Right leaders were some of Donald Trump‚Äôs most fervent supporters in the presidential election‚ÄĒoffering dozens of religious justifications for backing Trump in spite of his evident arrogance, dishonesty, mistreatment of women, and other character flaws. Telling the supremely narcissistic Trump that he has God‚Äôs special backing seems to be pouring gasoline on the fire, and that‚Äôs what Religious Right leaders have been doing since Election Day. ‚ÄúThe Lord did this!‚ÄĚ exulted former Rep. Michele Bachmann on the night of the election. Televangelist and End Times huckster Jim Bakker called Trump‚Äôs victory ‚Äúthe greatest miracle I have ever seen.‚ÄĚ From Nony
The Smurfs are Satanic! - Do you know of a cartoon that is well designed to manipulate the minds of your children into godless sinners with a evil taste of Communism? Thatís right fellows, it is The Smurfs! ďThe SmurfsĒ is a cartoon with many hidden satanic themes, and it is smuggled into the Saturday Morning cartoons that children like to watch. Like all the other rubbish in the Secular Media, The Smurfs is an abomination that must not go unchallenged! From Popper
Tax Payers Donate $18 Million For Empty Ark Encounter Parking Lot - When Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin had his inauguration party, most of the people who attended the nearly empty venue were evangelicals getting their Jesus on. In a remarkable tip of the hat to his supporters, the Gov finally approved a tax abatement costing Kentuckians $18 million along with an $11 million allotment to expand the highway to the Answers In Genesis Ministry of Ken Ham who has built a temple to man‚Äôs stupidity he calls The Ark Encounter. From Nony
Love and Marriage - his WTF Friday salutes Love and Marriage, 1950s Christian Sex Manual Style!!! Contrary to popular belief Jesus, is totally cool with you knockin' da boots- as long as it's with your wife. In this booklet, Plain Talk about Love and Sex for Christian Young People, the good William W. Orr A.B., M.A., Th.B., D.D. presents us with a few choice paragraphs: From Nony
Middle Eastern women may have vitamin D deficiency | Reuters - In certain Middle Eastern and other countries where conservative dress curtails exposure to sunlight, high levels of vitamin D supplementation may be needed to raise serum levels sufficiently in women, investigators report."When sunlight exposure -- the From Nony
George Pell subject of Victoria Police investigation into multiple allegations of sexual abuse - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) - Police are investigating multiple child abuse allegations levelled directly against Australia's most senior Catholic cleric Cardinal George Pell, the ABC's 7.30 program has revealed.Key points Victoria Police investigating multiple complaints of sexual abuse by Cardinal George Pell Complaints range from the 1970s to the 1990s, when Pell established the Catholic Church's response to sexual abuse allegations Pell describes the claims as "totally untrue and utterly wrong"Victoria Police's Taskforce SANO, which investigates complaints coming out of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, has been examining the allegations by complainants from Ballarat, Torquay and Melbourne for more than a year. From Nony
Porn viewership hits all-time high in Cleveland during RNC after GOP declares it a public health crisis - According to figures from xHamster, porn viewership is 184 percent above normal viewing rates, with more porn being watched in Cleveland this week than during the NBA Finals, when Cleveland hosted three championship games. Cleveland racked up 873,294 views on the xHamster site, shattering previous records. And in case any Republicans try to deflect blame onto the population of Cleveland, ‚ÄúTrump‚ÄĚ was a trending search topic on the site. From Nony
Martin Luther - Album on Imgur - This is the book I had to study during catechism class in middle school. The class was two hours long every Monday night for two years. The pictures and flow charts below are some of what we learned during the class. The pastor mostly focused on us learning/reciting the creeds and ten commandments.In retrospect I'm shocked I didn't see all of this at the time. From Nony
History shows the religious right batsh*t crazy version of Jesus isn%u2019t unique to modern times - When I was a kid in the 1970s, my itinerant parents, who moved us eleven times in ten years, would occasionally send my brothers and me to local ‚Äúafterschool‚ÄĚ programs or ‚Äúsummer‚ÄĚ programs so that we might meet other kids prior to starting our next new school. Inevitably, these programs were sponsored by Christian churches. Along with chorus and drama arts/crafts and sports, the programs mixed in a type of Sunday school-level theology, often taught to us through the kinds of feel-good modern hymns that emphasized that Jesus was a great guy. From Nony
NYC To Get Pop-Up Robot Confessional - Joe.My.God. - There‚Äôs a scene in the 1971 George Lucas film THX 1138 in which Robert Duvall visits a confessional where he reveals his shortcomings to a government computer who then grants him the ‚Äúblessings of the state.‚ÄĚ New York City is getting something similar next week, minus the blessings. The Verge reports: From Nony
He%u2019ll Raise You From the Dead for $1,000 - The Daily Beast - This self-proclaimed prophet says he can perform the miracle of all miracles‚ÄĒif you‚Äôre willing to part with a cool grand.Yakim Manasseh Jordan can predict the future, heal the sick, and for the low price of $1,000, the 25-year-old can even raise the dead. But the self-proclaimed prophet of God is not above cold calling. From Nony
When does the Jewish Sabbath begin? - Atheists and agnostics, Jews and Mormons are among the highest-scoring groups in a 32-question survey of religious knowledge by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life. On average, Americans got 16 of the 32 questions correct. Atheists and agnostics got an average of 20.9 correct answers. Jews (20.5) and Mormons (20.3). Protestants got 16 correct answers on average, while Catholics got 14.7 questions right.How will you do on the quiz? From Nony
Why I Left the Right: How Studying Religion Made Me a Liberal - My journey from Young Republican to less young Democrat did not come from a crisis of faith, it came from finding inspiration in the life of Jesus. Once I removed the dogmatic lens that had informed my biblical interpretations, I found a figure that defended a prostitute and ate with the poor. The life of Jesus simply didn't reflect the agenda of the political right, so now neither could I. From X Isle
Here%u2019s How A Christian Family Vlogger Explains His Extramarital X-Rated Selfies / Queerty - A popular Christian family vlogger has released a video with his wife to explain the X-rated selfies he‚Äôs been sending to a woman he met online.Austin Null and his wife Britt (along with the nonconsensual help of their two young children) make rambling videos about their ‚Äúadventures‚ÄĚ in daily life. You know, things like grocery shopping and going to church. Seriously, who watches this stuff?Well, a lot of people watch it. They have over 350k subscribers on YouTube.But their latest video, posted December 30th and titled ‚ÄúWE NEED TO TALK,‚ÄĚ takes a decidedly more somber tone.In it, Austin explains that he‚Äôs been having an online affair for the past five months, an admission no doubt tied to the very NSFW nude selfies he‚Äôs been sending her that have surfaced online. From Nony
Restaurant employee finds 'GOD' in sliced eggplant - When an employee at Gino's Restaurant in Baton Rouge cut into an eggplant Monday, he found "GOD."Chef Jermarcus Brady couldn't believe what he was seeing. "I saw a miraculous image formed by the seeds," said Jermarcus Brady. "It spelled out the word God!" Chef Brady has many responsibilities, one being cutting, salting and sauteing eggplants. From Nony
Catholic Diocese investigate 'bleeding' communion wafer being hailed as miracle | Daily Mail Online - A 'bleeding' piece of communion wafer is being hailed as a miracle by believers at a church in Utah.Faithful followers claim the sacramental bread 'bled' for three days following communion at St. Francis Xavier Church in Kearns, Salt Lake City, after it was placed in glass of water.Now news of the 'miracle' has reached the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City which is investigating the incident. From Nony
Famous unanswered prayers: Warren W Wiersbe - Do you find yourself becoming discouraged when you ask God for something and you don't get any results? Are you tempted to think that God doesn't care about your request-or worse yet, that He doesn't care about you? From Nony
32 Mid-Century Christian Family Album Covers - Flashbak - Islamists donít like music. They ban it. Thatís sad for any number of ways, not least of all because in hardcore Muslim countries there will be no album covers for future generations to marvel at. Blessedly, Christianity embraces music.
In this gallery, we look back at family singers who recorded albums of Christian music. The family that plays together stays together, so the saying goes. What people say about the family all dressing the same is less certain. From Nony
Spread the Word Bible Bucket - With this special offer you will receive a bucket filled with twenty-four (24) MEV Paperback Bibles!Everybody that's storing food, has generators, water, etc. should also store buckets of Bibles. It's been said on the Jim Bakker Show many times that, "If you're simply just preparing just to get through the worst period of time in human history, first of all why would you even want to be here if you're not doing anything for the sake of the gospel?" From Nony
How a husband can enjoy sex that is grudgingly given by his wife | Biblical Gender Roles - This is when you go to initiate sex with your wife and she responds kindly and gently. Perhaps she says something like ‚ÄúHoney, I know you really need it, but I am just really sick tonight, can I make it up to you tomorrow?‚ÄĚ There are other reasons of course that a woman might legitimately ask for a rain-check of course like after the birth of a child, or surgeries, chronic pain flare-ups, deaths in the family and other reasons like these. From Nony
N.Y. church members beat teen to death in 'confession': cops - NY Daily News - Determined to get two brothers to ďconfess their sins,Ē members of a secretive upstate New York church beat one of the teenagers to death and badly brutalized the other, police said Wednesday.
Among those now charged with killing Lucas Leonard, 19, and injuring his 17-year-old brother Christopher during a ďcounseling sessionĒ at the Word of Life Church, are his parents and a sister, officials said. From Nony
An Anthology of Mythical Creatures [Infographic] | Daily Infographic - We‚Äôve been telling stories since the dawn of man. Stories are fodder for powerful imaginations to create detailed and beautiful imagery. The world is illuminated when great story tellers enchant us with vivid details of love, betrayal, war, and fantasy. This sandbox of our imagination allows for limitless character permutations and gives way to elaborate creatures. Mythical Creatures are so intriguing that we see them pop up in stories young and old. These patterns are signs that the audience is captivated by these creatures. This infographic is a great breakdown of the Mythical Creatures around the world. From Nony
Muslim Inbreeding: Impacts on intelligence, sanity, health and society - A rough estimate shows that close to half of all Muslims in the world are inbred: In Pakistan, 70 percent of all marriages are between first cousins (so-called "consanguinity") and in Turkey the amount is between 25-30 percent.
At least they have an excuse. What can we say about Christian Fundies and Hasidic Jews? From Roddy
Alabama pastor facing charges for raping 9-year-old girl on father%u2019s grave - n Alabama pastor of a conservative congregation is being accused of raping a 9-year-old girl on her fatherís grave, AL.com reports.
Mack Charles Andrews, a pastor at the heavily conservative United Pentecostal Church is accused of raping ďJane,Ē a pseudonym to conceal the identity of the victim, along with multiple other minors. Andrews allegedly started ďgroomingĒ her for sexual abuse when she was only 7. From Nony
Jesus brain scan a 'miracle' | Stuff.co.nz - Although their doctor did not spot the resemblance, MacDonald, Lougee Mingramm and her family were convinced that an image at the centre of the scan depicted Jesus Christ.The pyschological phenomenon of recognising a familiar pattern within an image or object is called pareidolia. Past cases of pareidolia include people spotting an image of Jesus on a clothes iron and a piece of pita bread, while the Virgin Mary has made an appearance on a pebble. From Nony
The Museum of Idolatry - The Museum of Idolatry is the worlds largest collection of artifacts of apostasy. We have over 1500 exhibits and we're adding new exhibits regularly.If this is your first time visiting please feel free to grab a beverage and take your time wandering through the museum. This site provides a front row seat for the Great Apostasy that is sweeping through the "Christian" Church.Thanks again for visiting. From Nony
Why Some Mormons Are Preparing For Doomsday - SALT LAKE CITY - Mixing a brew of biblical prophecies, the Hebrew calendar, a volatile economy, world politics, and astronomical occurrences, hordes of Utahns have become convinced that calamitous events are imminent ‚ÄĒ maybe by month‚Äôs end ‚ÄĒ and are taking every precaution. From Nony
Kim Davis Declines Oath Keepers' Offer Of Armed Guard - Yesterday, we reported that the Oath Keepers, a "Patriot" movement group best known for the standoff at the Bundy Ranch and for showing up heavily armed to the protests in Ferguson, Missouri, was converging on Kentucky to offer a "security detail" to anti-gay clerk Kim Davis to protect her from further arrest for refusing to do her job and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.Now, almost as soon as they arrived, the Oath Keepers are packing up and going home. Oath Keepers leader Stewart Rhodes writes in an email to members today that Davis, through her attorneys at the Religious Right legal group Liberty Counsel, has (probably wisely) declined their offer of assistance. He encourages members to save their gas money for another mission, such as "our planned upcoming operation to guard Texas border ranches against drug cartel violence and invasion": From Nony
Amazon.com: Rapture Board Game: Toys & Games - RAPTURE The Board Game. In this exciting game 1 to 4 players all start out in the life section, one at a time rolling, moving and pulling a card from the life deck. In the Life section there are opportunities to be Saved. The object of the game is to get Saved before someone pulls the Rapture card. "This game was designed as a soul winning tool, as well as an entertaining experience for believers... From Nony
Some local idiots designed a 'terrorist-proof' bigot rifle - Spike's Tactical, an assault rifle company in Apopka, Florida, has recently designed a "terrorist-proof" bigot rifle, which features Christian symbols and Bible verses etched on it ‚Äď you know, to keep the "Muslim terrorists" from touching it. From Nony
AUDIO: Backmasking: Subliminal Deception - Long thought of by certain fundamentalist Christians as a nefarious plot to brainwash our impressionable youth, backmasking is, quite simply, the process of including backwards elements in a recording. Sometimes the effect is obvious and used as part of the aesthetic of a song, as with the Beatles use of reversed tape loops in "Revolution 9", but just because it's plainly noticeable, that doesn't stop people from attributing some deeper meaning (Paul is dead!) to something that was probably given little thought beyond, "Hey, that sounds pretty trippy". From Nony
Researcher Finds Jesus in Ancient Planetary Alignment - Earlier today, researcher Miguel Antonio Fiol announced a major scientific discovery. And why go through the hassle of getting published in a peer-reviewed journal when you can just purchase a press release?Fiol says that you can see the crucifixion of Jesus in the planetary alignment from 33 A.D., the year Jesus supposedly died. From Nony
Islamic State Finds Gold Coins Are a Steal as Throwback Currency - Bloomberg Business - Forget the printing press. In readying for the rollout of Islamic Stateís new money, goldsmiths and silver smelters have been toiling away.
The jihadist group on Saturday touted ďthe return of the gold dinarĒ in an hour-long video issued by the al Hayat media center, its media wing. Islamic Stateís Shura Council last year tasked its Beit al Mal, or treasury, with minting the coins, which come in several denominations made of gold, silver and copper.
Too bad there is not enough gold in the world to replace all the current currency. From Nony
Viral Christian Pregnancy YouTuber Sam Rader Had a Paid Ashley Madison Account - The popular Christian vlogger Sam Rader‚ÄĒbest known for ‚Äúsurprising‚ÄĚ his wife with her own positive pregnancy test in a viral video‚ÄĒhad a paid account on the cheating website Ashley Madison in 2013, the Daily Mail reports. Sam is a leader in a new industry of online evangelism, posting daily videos of his upstanding, Jesus-loving family for hundreds of thousands of subscribers. From Nony
Satan statue's wife? Pregnant devil statue spotted in East Vancouver - Almost a year after the original devil statue was spotted near the VCC/Clark Drive SkyTrain station, itís fellow partner appeared in East Van.
On Thursday, the statue was found on top of Gene Cafe at the Main and Kingsway intersection. This devil ó naked once again ó appeared to be female with one hand in the air and the other to its pregnant belly. From Nony
The NIV Quiz | Stuff Fundies Like - Hereís a quiz that attempts to ďcleverlyĒ defend KJV-Onlyism by pointing out all the places where the NIV maybe sorta kinda does things somewhat wrong. Or at least does them different. And different is always wrong. From Nony
Can you see Him? Family says cow trailer delivers image of Jesus - nstead of transporting cow, the trailer is delivering something with a higher purpose.One of the Polk sisters, who lives in the ‚Äč1300 block of Ewing Street in Gonzales, said that she was sitting in a lawn chair, feeling depressed and lonely when she looked over and realized she wasn't alone -- and she wasn't talking about their three pet ducks, Charlie, Pam and Phil. From Nony
The Duggars' Homeschool Cult: Cabbage Patch Dolls Are Possessed By Satan - The Advanced Training Institute‚ÄĒthe fundamentalist, sex-offender-led cult subscribed to by the Duggars‚ÄĒhas a lot of questionable practices. But in addition to cancer-causing semen and horrible fashion advice, ATI has one extra-absurd bit of wisdom it would like to impart on your children: Your Cabbage Patch doll is filled with Satan‚Äôs demons. From Nony
Empathy? - This raises a few questions. Why does an evangelist drive a Jaguar and write with a Mont Blanc pen? But more to the point, why would any decent human being brag about their hair not being messed up when their wife has serious and painful injuries? Was she not sheltered in the arms of God or does she just really not matter? From Nony
Journey Christian Church, Inc. - Subsplash App Platform - Welcome to the official Journey Christian Church App.Journey's vision is to develop a growing community of people on a life-changing journey with Jesus, where everybody's welcome, nobody's perfect, and anything's possible!When you download this app you will have access to the latest audio and video content from Lead Pastor John Hampton. From Nony
Creflo Dollar Says the Devil Blocked His Dreams of a $65,000,000 Jet -
Wouldnít it be nice if you could get hundreds, or even thousands, of people you donít even know to donate to your worthy cause? Even if that cause was a $65 million private jet, all in the name of God, because itís a dream of yours? In the mind of Creflo Dollar, you canít stop him from dreaming.
Dollar (Dollar Bill) blasted critics of his recent jet-fundraising endeavors during a recent church sermon. Dollar took issue with those who felt it was wrong for him to reach deep into the pockets of his congregation and ask them to donate to his $65 million dream jet because a pastor canít travel coach, apparently. His critics were compared to the devil, and he doesnít appreciate them trying to discredit him and his dreams of flying high in a G650.
Killings for Christianity - The Church started killing unbelievers as early as the 4th century. The killing (often with torture) of heretics, church splinter groups, dissenters, atheists, agnostics, deists, pagans, infidels and unbelievers was supported by almost all mainstream Christian theology for over a thousand years, starting with the intolerant St. Augustine (died 430 AD). From Nony
Killings for Islam - Islam and Christianity have an interesting contrast. Jesus never killed anyone, and Christianity took 300 years before the killing began.Whereas Islam began with killing of unbelievers right from the start.For the first century of its existence, Islam was absolutely soaked in blood. The killing only slowed down as the Islamic empire finally ran into boundaries in the 8th century, after about a century of expansionist, imperialist, unprovoked Islamic aggression.Even after the initial expansion slowed, the killings did not end. Slaughter (jihad) and oppression (sharia) are part of the core doctrines of Islam. Killing for Islam is not a modern idea, and it will never end until some sort of reformation takes place within the religion. Medieval Christianity was equally violent, but Christianity has since reformed. From Nony
How to care for your soul | StudentSoul - Do you ever get tired of trying to take care of all your ďstuffĒ? There is more to us than our possessions. We have an inner lifeóa soulówhich, while invisible to the outside world, is very real and of utmost importance. Your soul is a living thing that needs nurture, care and attention. But what exactly does a soul need? From Nony
Jeffress: 9/11 Was God's Judgment On America For Abortion | Right Wing Watch - Right-wing megachurch pastor Robert Jeffress spoke at Liberty University's convocation this morning, where he told the student audience that America's complete collapse was unavoidable, thanks to Supreme Court rulings banning organized prayer and Bible study in public schools, legalizing abortion, and striking down bans of gay sex.
Damn, USA got of light then! One would expect a much bigger disaster considering 50+ million abortions supposedly have taken place. Stupid religious fucks. From Nony
Priest carries out mass exorcism at religious camp for children in Poland - SCHOOL children at a religious camp to celebrate Lent were left screaming and in tears when instead of singing songs and praying, the priest carried out a mass exorcism.The 1000 children from schools in the town of Gryfice in north-western Poland had gone to the camp for a three-day trip for what was billed as a way of helping ‚Äúyoung people explore God and devote themselves to spiritual renewal through prayer.‚ÄĚ From Nony
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Maryland couple sees mysterious 'tree demon' face in tree trunk - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG - Do you see what we see? A couple in Prince Frederick in Calvert County tells FOX 5 this is what was left behind after a tree fell in their yard during last week's snow storm -- and it's creeping them out.The couple tells FOX 5 the storm knocked a branch off their tree, and tree trimmers came to cut the rest of the broken limb down. When they did, this is what was revealed in the tree trunk. The residents and neighbors insist the image was not created or altered. From Nony
Fifty Shades of Grey: Evangelical Authors Write 'Christian Perspective' : People.com - Trade your Shades?That's what two Evangelical authors are urging for fans of Fifty Shades of Grey, which swept the box office this weekend with nearly $100 million in ticket sales.Clinical psychologist Dr. Juli Slattery and Dannah Gresh, the founder of Pure Freedom Ministry, are offering a free copy of their "Christian perspective" intimacy book, Pulling Back the Shades, in exchange for copies of the E L James novel. From Nony
Christian school gives gay student ultimatum - A local high school student says he was pressured out of his high school because he's gay.He says he was not pressured by the students but by the administration at the Lutheran Education Association of Houston because it's a private school. From Nony
Saudi Arabia holds all male women's rights conference - Saudi Arabiaís laughably prestigious University of Qassim played host to one of the biggest womenís rights conferences in the Arab world in 2012. Ironically, the institution managed to hold the event without the advice or attendance of a single woman. From Nony
Love Letters to Richard Dawkins - YouTube - In a candid moment, filmmaker Eric Preston, founder and producer at Fusion Films, rolls his camera as Dr. Richard Dawkins - Author, Professor and Evolutionary Biologist - again reads "fan mail" he has received from some of his not-so-great admirers. (Parental Discretion is Advised!)
Heaven Is For Real Under Attack? Colton Burpo Talks About The Truth - In light of a recent development where one young boy reveals that his experience in Heaven is not real, Colton Burpo, the subject of the book-turned-movie Heaven is for Real, is speaking out about the details of his own life. He wants us to know that his story is true, and that Jesus ‚Äúreally, really loves you.‚ÄĚRecently, Alex Malarkey, The Boy Who Went to Heaven, revealed that his story is not real and did not happen. At the time he made up the tale, he was only 6-years-old and had no personal knowledge of the Bible. From Nony
Boy Who Came Back from Heaven admits he made up memoir - Five years ago, a book called The Boy Who Came Back from Heaven became a bestseller in the US. It was the memoir of Alex Malarkey, who claimed to have visited heaven when he was in a coma after a car crash. However Malarkey, who was six at the time of the crash, has now published an open letter to Christian bookshops stating that his book was a fabrication.
"I did not die," the teenager wrote in the letter published on the website pulpitandpen.org. "I did not go to Heaven. I said I went to heaven because I thought it would get me attention. When I made the claims that I did, I had never read the Bible. People have profited from lies, and continue to. They should read the Bible, which is enough. The Bible is the only source of truth. Anything written by man cannot be infallible." From Popper
10 Supernatural Relics And Their Turbulent Histories - The world would be a very, very boring place without a little bit of the unknown, the mystical, and the supernatural. Throughout history, there have been a series of relics reputed to have mystical, magical origins or powers well beyond what we can possibly understand‚ÄĒand acting on human nature, some will go to great lengths to possess them. From Nony
Christian Porn star sacked as teacher appeals ruling - A teacher who lost her job when she was found moonlighting as a porn star is appealing against the ruling saying she can still promote "Christian values".The 38-year-old woman - who works under the stage name Julia Pink - worked for 17 years with the Diakonia Germany Evangelical Federal Association in the city of Munich in southern Germany teaching children and supervising adults with disabilities. From Nony
Christians Openly Advocate Killing Atheists on FOX News Facebook Page - About a week ago, a group of people filed a lawsuit in New York to prevent a cross from being erected within the World Trade Center memorial without equal opportunity for other religions who wish to have memorials there as well.According to the lawsuit, among the 2,792 people killed in the twin towers, 31 were Muslim Americans, approximately 400 to 500 were Jewish Americans, approximately 500 were non-religious Americans, and an unknown number were Americans of other faiths. (So, about half of the people who died were not Christian.) From Nony
Temple Of The Jedi Order: Church Of Jediism - We are not a community of Star Wars roleplayers, but a church of a genuine religion, Jediism. The Jedi at this site are not the same as those portrayed within the Star Wars franchise. Star Wars Jedi are fictional characters that exist within a literary and cinematic universe. From Popper
The Universal Life Church is possibly the most quintessentially American religion of the Internet age. Itís one based on equal parts sincere religious devotion, shameless hucksterism, and a radical belief in near total openness.
I was one of those people. According to one church website, so are Stephen Colbert, Conan OíBrien, Lady Gaga, all four of the Beatles, George Takei, Sammy Davis Jr., Hugh Hefner, and Vanilla Ice.