As I discussed last week, the One Year Bible for Kids promises to have “your 8- to 12-year-olds read the bulk of God’s Word in one year — you bet!” Tyndale House, the Christian company that publishes The One Year Bible for Kids, declares explicitly that kids should get to know God and that the [...]
The lesson encourages teachers to “mention” a well-known quote from the 21st chapter of the Book of Exodus without explaining what the rest of that chapter in the Book of Exodus teaches. [...]
Hands down. 32 times in the Bible, that shittim. There’s nothing substantive I have to say about the word. It’s juvenile, I admit, but I just bliss out whenever my eyes come by it. Shittim, shittim, shittim.
Although God’s obsession over the various decorative uses of shittim wood in Exodus blows Queer Eye for [...]
Is all you need to know about bureaucracy reduced to cabbage? Or could we find something a little bit wordier? Time for a conservative chain mail fact check. [...]
American Family Association President Tim Wildmon is out there again, flogging the notion that Islam is an inherently violent religion. And to do so, he selectively quotes from the Quran:
President Obama this week once again called Islam “a great religion” which has been “distorted” by a small number of “extremists” to justify committing acts [...]
Mike Huckabee, President, Witch Killer?
Mike Huckabee, Republican presidential candidate in 2008, is sure acting like he’s going to be making a run for president in 2012. He’s written a book. He’s heading to Iowa. When asked whether he’ll be running for president in the next cycle, he coyly responds that “I’m not ruling anything [...]