The Old Testament of the Bible is filled with instances in which the character of God directs his followers to commit genocide, ordering them to slaughter entire cities of men, women, children and babies for the offense of worshipping the wrong deity. Sometimes, especially if some people rub the wrong body parts, God takes care [...]
Theology librarian Kimberly Abrams writes to us today with a rejoinder for those proclaiming how important marriage is to Christianity. Read 1 Corinthians 7, she asks. In his letter, the single and chaste apostle Paul declares:
I would that all men were even as I myself. I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, it [...]
If Ron Paul is so darned committed to opposing any federal expenditure not specifically authorized by the Constitution, then what is he doing cosponsoring legislation that diverts federal money away from services for the poor and toward groups that try to convince women not to have abortions? Anti-abortion intervention isn’t enumerated!