"God’s iron requirement to stand with the oppressed occurs as well in the Hebrew and Greek bibles. Those who turn away from righteousness—be they Jew, Christian or Muslim—violate that covenant. They are not God’s people..." Read more of this passionate guest column first printed in Truthdig by Chris Hedges.By Chris HedgesGod’s covenant in the Promised Land was not made with those who pilot F-16 fighter jets that drop 1,000-pound iron fragmentation bombs over the concrete hovels of Gaza … [Read more...]
God’s Covenant in the Promised Land was not Made With Those Who Drop Fragmentation Bombs Over the Hovels of Gaza– A Passionate Call to Conscience
TOP TEN LIST OF WHAT ISRAEL MIGHT DO TO LOSE AMERICAN “PRO- LIFE” EVANGELICAL’S SUPPORT FOR CONTINUING “MILITARY ACTION” AGAINST THE PEOPLE OF GAZA
(John Hagee greets Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)With apologies to David Letterman, here’s my TOP TEN LIST of things Israel might do that would erode Evangelical American support for Israel’s war on the people of Gaza. (Hold the email, I believe in Israel's right to exist as much as any Middle Eastern messed up country anyway, and so forth... but, that said... maybe existence at ANY moral cost isn't what it's cracked up to be... as any Native American could tell you … [Read more...]
The Israelis are turning Gaza into a killing field. In the Ukraine Russian-backed thugs murdered a plane full of women and children. In both cases religion is to blame.Putin would not be in power if not for the lick-spittle slavish backing of the utterly corrupt homophobic authoritarian Russian Orthodox Church. Palestinians would be living in peace were it not for the crazy idea that some Bronze Age “god” “gave” land to one of the many Middle Eastern tribes that once fought over that part of … [Read more...]
“Iraq in Flames” What the F#@! Happened? Answer: Idiot Evangelicals and The Fool They Elected Broke Iraq and the Middle East and the World. Period.
My Marine son volunteered to serve when President Clinton was still in office. Clinton’s greatest sin was getting a blow job in the Oval Office. The next guy kept his pants zipped but fucked the world. Then he tried to kill my son.We were not at war in 1999, when my son volunteered right out of high school to serve his country. I even wrote a book about learning to become a marine's dad that became a New York Times bestseller after Oprah interviewed me. Then came 9/11. My son went to war, a … [Read more...]
Here's Ten Things the GOP Won’t Thank President Obama For in 2014...1. Thank President Obama for bringing the economy back from the brink 2. Thank President Obama for ending two useless wars W started 3. Thank President Obama for the record high of the stock market 4. Thank President Obama for the big improvement in employment numbers 5. Thank President Obama for succeeding in spite of the GOP in keeping the government open 6. Thank President Obama for not calling the Tea Party … [Read more...]
Watch this great 10 min video from Michael Hardin on mimetic theory & help support Preaching Peace vimeo.com/ondemand/925 @HellboundMovie … [Read more...]
Is There Any Crime Israel Could Commit Against the Palestinian Refugees That American Evangelical Christians Would Object To?
"We are witnessing a dramatic transformation in the relationship between [American Evangelical] Christians and Jews, who are focusing now on the common values and the common future we both share," Prime Minister Netanyahu(Quoted March 20, 2012 in "Pastor John Hagee’s Christian Zionist Enterprise Hits One Million Member Mark" Truthout) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressing Christians United for Israel Christian supporters with John Hagee in Jerusalem March 2012. ( … [Read more...]
Here's my CNN article on Hell, "Hellbound?" and the results of living in revenge/retribution addicted cultures (like ours)[CNN] Different Takes: Should we abandon the idea of hell?CNN Editor’s note: The new documentary "Hellbound?" explores Americans' ideas about hell.My Faith: The dangerous effects of believing in hellEditor’s note: Frank Schaeffer is a New York Times bestselling author. His latest book is "Crazy For God."By Frank Schaeffer, Special to CNNIs it any coi … [Read more...]