Today, at the traditional Boston Pops Fourth of July concert, security is tight. People can’t bring backpacks, or coolers, or have drinks unless the drinks are transparent and are in transparent containers. People can’t sit close to the concert, either, and they have to agree to be searched by police officers if they want to [...]
In order to meet the high expectations of Joan Clayton, I propose the following theological holiday greeting: “Happy Sacrificial Baby Day… For lo, a child is born, for no other purpose than to be tortured and executed on a sacrificial crucifix in a weird ceremony of blood that’s supposed to compensate for our own feelings of guilt.” [...]
Standing up for the idea that it’s OK for kids to be exposed to images of torture, mutilation, death and cannibalism, but NOT OK for kids to be exposed to the notion of two men who love one another, Anonymous writes:
I know the hooror. How dare they teach those children hw to have everlasting [...]
“The Bible Is Under Assault!” screams an unsolicited e-mail sent to us by the conservative publication Human Events.
“The Bible Is Under Assault!”? What does that mean?
According to Human Events, “The Bible is Under Assault!” because “mockers and skeptics” “ridicule” the Bible. Yep, that’s what they mean when they say that “The Bible is [...]