Hillsong

A critical video on the  internationally famous, multi-million dollar Australian prosperity Gospel megachurch/music group (the video starts discussing Hillsong at about the 2 minute mark): Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Religulous: Michael Sweet’s “Ain’t No Safe Way”

Another embarrassing favorite of mine from my teen years as a Jesus Freak.¬† This one from former Stryper lead singer Michael Sweet wins in the “Abstinence Only” category: [Read more...]

Sympathies For The Religious

An hour or so ago, I explained my reasons for agreeing with Daniel Dennett’s recent attack on the “belief in belief.”¬† But Patrick Appel was less thrilled with Dennett’s piece.¬† Appel wrote: I consider myself an agnostic or pantheist depending upon how you define such labels but still have an acute nostalgia for my Catholic [Read More...]

“Fed up with all this ‘I want to make out with my boyfriend Jesus’ music.’”

Rod Dreher stresses that he has nothing but good will towards Evangelicals and does not mean to bash them but nonetheless relays these interesting critiques of the movement from a couple of former Evangelicals who wound up becoming Orthodox after disaffection with contemporary Evangelical marketing and practices: I pointed to a particular megachurch, and told [Read More...]


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