May 29, 2019

New details have emerged on the Catholic Church's attempts to sanction former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick years before he was defrocked for sexual abuse.

Monsignor Anthony J. Figueiredo, a priest who once served as a secretary for McCarrick, has shared correspondence wh...

May 27, 2019

Ken Ham and the folks at Ark Encounter have given us another gem of a ridiculous story.

Ham, and his non-functional $100 million boat, have been featured on my blog before. But none of those other stories featured the divine amount of irony to be had here: Ark Encounter...

May 24, 2019

Holy shit. I mean that literally in this case.

Chick-fil-A has a long history of donating MILLIONS of dollars to anti-LGBTQ groups every year. Despite some backlash, they have always doubled-down on their religiously-motivated hatred of homosexual relationships.

CEO Dan...

May 22, 2019

Alabama has been in the news quite a bit in the last couple of weeks. I wrote about them earlier this month when a shockingly regressive anti-abortion law was still being voted upon.

Since that blog post, Alabama passed that law and it was signed by the governor. Sure,...

May 20, 2019

A former pastor in Tennessee has been found guilty of repeatedly raping his adopted daughter for two years.

Prosecutors were pushing for the maximum sentence of 72 years in prison for David Richards, who was found guilty of nine felony counts of rape, incest, and sexual...

May 15, 2019

On Saturday, Mike Pence, the Vice President of the United States, put on quite the disgusting display at Liberty University when he gave the commencement speech.

After a nauseatingly fawning introduction from Jerry Falwell Jr., Mike Pence gave a nearly thirty minute spe...

May 13, 2019

On Thursday last week, Pope Francis issued a new church law requiring all priests and nuns in the Catholic Church to report abuse committed by clergy to their superiors within the church.

I have written quite a bit about the Catholic Church's abuse scandal over the last...

May 10, 2019

The Senate floor in Alabama yesterday was taken over by a shouting match as they met to vote on the strictest abortion law proposed in the United States.

This post covers both Alabama and Georgia, because they both had some pointed drama in the abortion fight this week.


May 9, 2019

A woman in Poland has been arrested for offending religious sensibilities. Her crime was creating posters of the Virgin Mary with her halo colored with a rainbow.

Joachim Brudziński, the interior minister of Poland, announced on Monday that a woman had been arrested f...

May 6, 2019

An open letter that was published last week accuses Pope Francis of heresy.

The authors of the 20-page letter, which originally had 19 signatories, state, "We take this measure as a last resort to respond to the accumulating harm caused by Pope Francis's words and actio...

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