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Congressional Prayer Caucus Rejects National Fig Week

The 53 members of the Congressional Prayer Caucus have acted in accordance with their professed Biblical values this year. Not one of them has introduced or supported any legislation to recognize National Fig Week, November 1-7. This is consistent behavior, considering the Biblical condemnation of figs by Jesus of Nazareth in Mark 11 and Matthew [...]

Atheist pursues Biblical Law that the Prayer Caucus rejects

Number of passages in the Bible condemning the practice of usury: 5

Percent of members of the Congressional Prayer Caucus who are cosponsors of H.R. 4300, a bill to “amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit card accounts” by capping credit card interest rates at 16%: 1.8%

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Randall Terry Interview: Governments’ Laws Must Follow the Bible. That’s Theocracy.

Although Randall Terry’s announced anti-gay protest in Washington, DC fizzled on October 10, 2009, the man remains important to understand because of his past prominence and his ideological centrality for Christian fundamentalist movements. For two decades, Randall Terry and his Operation Rescue were central to activist efforts against women’s legal right to have an abortion. [...]

Randall Terry Interview: Governments' Laws Must Follow the Bible. That's Theocracy.

Although Randall Terry’s announced anti-gay protest in Washington, DC fizzled on October 10, 2009, the man remains important to understand because of his past prominence and his ideological centrality for Christian fundamentalist movements. For two decades, Randall Terry and his Operation Rescue were central to activist efforts against women’s legal right to have an abortion. [...]

How Do You Know Satan Didn’t Write the Bible?

In responding to Jacob, our self-appointed proselytizing missionary worker at Irregular Times, Alvin writes:

“The books of the bible were chosen and actually voted on by human beings. These people decided what books are canon and what isn’t. Everyone knows that human beings are prone to corruption and lying.”

I don’t think a reasonable person [...]

How Do You Know Satan Didn't Write the Bible?

In responding to Jacob, our self-appointed proselytizing missionary worker at Irregular Times, Alvin writes:

“The books of the bible were chosen and actually voted on by human beings. These people decided what books are canon and what isn’t. Everyone knows that human beings are prone to corruption and lying.”

I don’t think a reasonable person [...]