THE ATHEIST DEPOT
October 29, 2019
Pope Francis has changed the name of the Vatican's well-known archive.
Yesterday, Pope Francis officially changed the name of the Vatican Secret Archive, "Archivium Secretum" in Latin. It will now be known as the "Vatican Apostolic Archive."
Francis noted a few things in...
October 28, 2019
More than two years ago, I wrote a post about Pope Francis considering allowing married priests to serve in the Catholic Church as a means to combat the dwindling number of clergymen.
Now, there is a new development in this story.
On Saturday, bishops from across the Ama...
October 25, 2019
Colorado's attorney general has released an independent report which has found that 43 Catholic priests sexually abused at least 166 children over 70 years.
Attorney General Phil Weiser announced the more than 250-page report during a news conference on Wednesday. Speak...
October 23, 2019
A few days from now marks the one-year anniversary of the horrible mass shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Eleven people were killed, and six were injured, when Robert Bowers opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle while shouting "All J...
October 21, 2019
On Thursday, Pew Research Center released the results of telephone surveys conducted in 2018 and 2019. The numbers do not look good for Christians.
65% of adults in the United States now identify as Christian, which is down from 77% in 2009, a drop of 12 percentage poin...
October 18, 2019
Last week I wrote about new Jesus sneakers, now there is a Jesus "eRosary."
The Vatican just announced a new "Click to Pray" eRosary wearable. It is an app-driven device that is worn on the wrist and activated by making the sign of the cross.
The device offers user...
October 16, 2019
William Barr, the attorney general of the United States, gave a speech on Friday in which he attacked "militant secularism."
Barr was speaking to a crowd at University of Notre Dame Law School when he decried "the campaign to destroy traditional moral order" which he sa...
October 11, 2019
Of all the ridiculous products available for Christians to indulge in, this is one I was not expecting: Jesus shoes.
A creative arts company in Brooklyn, MSCHF, took a pair of Nike Air Max 97 sneakers and modified them. The sneakers have a gold cross charm and 60cc of h...
October 4, 2019
The results of a Pew Research Center survey focusing on religion among students have recently been published.
The survey involved more than 1,800 students aged 13 to 17 who were asked about their experiences in public schools in the United States. The focus of the surve...
October 2, 2019
Every once in a while I cover a really out-of-this-world story on this blog. Welp, this is one of those stories... literally.
UFO Kaokala, or Kaokala Coordination for Disasters Warning Group, is a cult in Thailand made up of members who believe they are communicating wi...
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