“Aside from the drowning of the newborn baby..” Do We Care?

Where is God? Where is civilization when a woman is forced to drown her newborn baby? Where are we? Read please, read, weep and pray we put people first. Take a break from our games between our right and left and fight for justice. Thank you to the UK Guardian © newspaper for this. Thank you [Read More...]

One Look at American Christians and I Figure Jesus Must Have Hated Women– Right?

My friend’s attitude pissed me off. I shouted, “Are you kidding me? Taking care of my grandchildren is the only thing I’ve ever done I feel entirely happy about! Anyway, Jesus liked hanging out with women and kids too! So fuck you!” Let me explain… I’d just picked up Lucy and Jack at kindergarten and [Read More...]

The Ten Things the GOP Won’t Thank President Obama For in 2014

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 [Read More...]

Nadia Bolz-Weber and the Liturgy

I met Nadia one morning over early coffee. I saw the tattoos and wondered who this was. Later that day I heard Nadia speak about liturgy. How did that voice, the voice of patristic ancient liturgical tradition come out of this tall tattooed lady? Patristics– the study of the Early Christian writers that are designated [Read More...]

Jesus, Don’t Let Me Die Before I’ve Had Sex

  Here’s a clip from my interview in “Jesus, Don’t Let Me Die Before I’ve Had Sex.”  Matt Barber – the director of Jesus, Don’t Let Me Die Before I’ve Had Sex - a documentary – is posting clips from the project on YouTube. Here’s mine. Click HERE for more clips from the movie and watch! [Read more...]

Pro-Choice Yet Pro-Life?

Can one be pro-life and yet pro-choice? More and more people are saying that they believe that life indeed starts at conception yet also argue that abortion should be legal. Are you one of those who think this way? If not why not? Please read and comment. This article (“Inside the Controversy Over Man Charged [Read More...]

My Pro-Women MSNBC Interview

Here’s what I said on “Politics Nation” with Rev Sharpton on MSNBC last night about abortion politics, the Republicans and women. Please watch. To book Frank Schaeffer to speak at your college, church or group contact him at Frankschaeffer.com  Frank Schaeffer is a writer and author of Crazy for God: How I Grew Up as One of the Elect, Helped [Read More...]

The War on Women’s Sexuality

By Tracy Clark-Flory    Women’s bodies have become a global battlefield. The brutal New Delhi gang rape case, and the fierce protests it sparked, is just one example. From education of Afghan schoolgirls to veiling in France, female sexuality and freedom has come to symbolize a global conflict “over the nature of the self,” argues David [Read More...]

Do Christians Have Something Better To Do Than Spending the Next 4 Years Hating and Lying About President Obama The Way They Did For The Last 4 Years?

On the morning after the reelection of President Obama American Christians of a conservative-to-far-right bent typified by the leadership of the evangelical establishment and the Roman Catholic bishops have to admit that along with the Republican Party they have just been resoundingly repudiated. Since I was one of the minor nepotistic sidekick architects of the [Read More...]