'Religion' Archive

Might As Well Be Prison

August 25th, 2007 / Newswire, Religion / 1 comment

More heartwarming news from the world's most infamous theocracy: Iran has shut down barber shops offering unconventional Western hair styles amid a police crackdown on dress deemed un-Islamic, reports said. "Over ...
Sharia Roundup

Sharia Roundup

August 24th, 2007 / Religion / 2 comments

The fun never stops at the carnival of the god-pushers. Public torture: A tool of brutal intimidation for the 'religion of peace.' These stories have already been ...

Furor Over Religious Mudslinging

August 22nd, 2007 / Current Affairs, Newswire, Religion / 1 comment

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A political ad from the Louisiana governor's race is drawing a storm of criticism for accusing Republican Rep. Bobby Jindal of calling Protestants "scandalous, depraved, ...

Do Not Buy Into The Global Warming Scam, Christians!

August 21st, 2007 / Energy Transition, Humor, Newswire, Religion / Comments Off on Do Not Buy Into The Global Warming Scam, Christians!

The democrats are ever as much corrupt as the republicans. Don’t be fooled just because they oppose Bush. It is true that they are as bad or even ...

Equal Opportunity Offenders

August 20th, 2007 / Atheism, Newswire, Religion, Television / Comments Off on Equal Opportunity Offenders

Let's hope this upcoming series on CNN titled "God's Warriors" with Christiane Amanpour pulls no punches, and mightily offends believers in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. (H/T Crooks and ...

Bishop Capitulates to Islam: "Call God Allah"

August 15th, 2007 / Newswire, Religion / Comments Off on Bishop Capitulates to Islam: "Call God Allah"

Catholic churches in the Netherlands should use the name Allah for God to ease tensions between Muslims and Christians, says a Dutch bishop. Tiny Muskens, the bishop ...
The Al-Qaeda Reader

The Al-Qaeda Reader

August 15th, 2007 / Books, Current Affairs, Religion / 7 comments

I happened upon an amazing interview this morning with Raymond Ibrahim on KPCC / AirTalk with Larry Mantle. Ibrahim has translated and released a number ...

Catholics taking a page from Tolle's book

August 6th, 2007 / Newswire, Religion / Comments Off on Catholics taking a page from Tolle's book

WESTPORT, Ireland (Catholic Online) People today need to slow down and reflect on beauty of the natural order, the value of family and friends and the sacredness of now, ...
Look Ma, No Ego!

Look Ma, No Ego!

August 3rd, 2007 / Books, Critical Thought, Religion / 24 comments

After my initial recent correspondence with an Eckhart Tolle fan (previous post), I began a dialog with some of my close associates. We were wondering ...

Another Brutal 'Exorcism'

August 1st, 2007 / Newswire, Religion / 2 comments

Monroe County sheriff's detectives say 22-year-old Edward Uyesugi II, a Paoli resident and an usher at the Cherry Hill Christian Center, told the boy's family he could cure the teenager ...

Man cuts off hand for Hindu goddess offering

August 1st, 2007 / Newswire, Psychology, Religion / Comments Off on Man cuts off hand for Hindu goddess offering

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - A 23-year-old Nepali man cut off his right hand after morning prayers and offered it to Kali, the Hindu goddess of power, the Annapurna Post local daily ...

Druggists Sue Over Morning After Pill

July 27th, 2007 / Newswire, Religion, Society / 2 comments

(CBS/AP) Pharmacists have sued Washington state over a new regulation that requires them to sell emergency contraception, also known as the morning-after pill. In a lawsuit filed in federal court ...

Save Us From Our Cyber Selves

July 26th, 2007 / Current Affairs, Newswire, Religion / Comments Off on Save Us From Our Cyber Selves

Via Slashdot, this item about Linden Labs shutting down all gambling activity within online community Second Life. The long arm of American law now reaches around the ...