Pastor Kevin Swanson and Ted Cruz Ask: “Who Would Jesus Drown?”

 (photo Daily Express UK)As Ted Cruz supporter Pastor Kevin Swanson says, "Don't you dare carve happy faces on open pussy sores!" Ted Cruz Evangelical boosters come unglued in this priceless Samantha Bee 4 min video clip. WATCH!Frank Schaeffer is a writer. His latest book --WHY I AM AN ATHEIST WHO BELIEVES IN GOD: How to give love, create beauty and find peaceAvailable now on Amazon Follow Frank on Twitter Frank’s painting … [Read more...]

When Will the First Trump-Related Killing Happen With Evangelical’s Support as Trump “Purifies” America for God?

There will be a Trump-event related murder. It's only a matter of time. That's because Trump is following the 1930s fascist playbook. He is being successful because of the evangelicals craving for moral order. Trump-incited violence is a recurring theme at Trump events. Protesters are beaten, shoved, kicked and verbally abused with racial slurs. Trump encourages supporters to attack protesters. Trump says they should "hit back" more often, and has offered to pay legal fees if they attack prot … [Read more...]

I Am A FAN of Brandan Robertson… Will You Join me in Helping Struggle for LGBT+ inclusion???

Hey there! Please read the letter from someone I admire very much and help out. This is important. Here's what TIME magazine said about Brandon:A prominent Christian publisher canceled a book project this week after the author refused to say that he did “not condone, encourage or accept the homosexual lifestyle,” the author told TIME.The publisher, Destiny Image, told author Brandan Robertson on Feb. 19 that it would no longer publish his manuscript, Nomad: Not-So-Religious Thoughts o … [Read more...]

Chris Rock For President

The commonsense, dignity and compassion-- not to mention brilliant humor that Chris Rock brought to his Oscar opening will go down in history. It was one of those seminal moments in race relations right up there with "I have a dream."If you already saw it re-watch the video here and think about the implications of diffusing the "Oscar-Race-Relations" situation and yet making your point. What a lesson for anyone interested in communicating with other human beings in a way where one can get … [Read more...]

Here’s the Best Article Ever on the Fact that Ted Cruz is Literally the First Openly Reconstructionist/Theocracy Candidate to Run for President

Rushdoony never died.  He's back and now called "Ted Cruz." Here's the best article I've read proving that Ted Cruz is a genuine Reconstructionist in what amounts to a conspiracy to turn America into a Saudi-style harsh theocracy.Cruz is the real deal: a Reconstructist/Dominionist with ties to scary religious extremists.You may not be familiar with these terms. So here's a quote from my book  Sex Mom and God that explains these folks a bit. Then after reading this quote please read the a … [Read more...]

Want to Grow Your Church? Here’s my Podcast on how to Do it (Made by a growing Church in NYC)

M I D R A S H  N Y CFRANK SCHAEFFER  Download HERE and Listen!  February 12, 2016Midrash NYC0:43 36:20 Download HERE and Listen! EPISODE OVERVIEW In this episode, our friend Frank Schaeffer talks with us about his fall from the religious right and how marriage, art, and life has taught him to embrace the paradox.  Warning: This episode contains some explicit language. … [Read more...]

The Ted Cruz-David Barton Semi-Secret PAC Connection to Turn the USA Into a Theocracy

Meet David Barton, the theocratic guru to the far far right running the umbrella PAC of the Cruz family of super PACs. David Barton is a hero to many grassroots evangelicals, but is considered a fraud - the Howard Zinn of the Christian right - by evangelical historians and scholars. Jon Ward has written a VERY important expose of the Cruz-Barton plan for America...  This article was first published by Yahoo News and is republished here with the written permission of the author. Ted Cruz’s contr … [Read more...]

If there is a creator He/She/It must hate fundamentalist religion

The deluded religious belief that any people or nation or church is a “chosen” people is the root of almost all our troubles. So is the lunacy of believing in “Truth” revealed through one special prophet to one special peoples and/or tribe, be they Jews, Muslims or American Evangelical Christians, or conservative Roman Catholics who believe in the special primacy of their popes.The earth bursts with life. Far right exclusionary religion bursts with death. If there is a creator of life He/She/It m … [Read more...]