Catholic Church Has a Problem with Its Painting of Jesus on the Cross Because… um… the Resurrection

There’s a famous image of Jesus on the crucifix called the “San Damiano Cross” that was painted in the 12th century.

In 2001, the Shrine of St. Bernadette church in Albuquerque, New Mexico commissioned a version of the painting and the artist’s rendition was pretty true to the original. Turns out the parishioners weren’t pleased about that.

See if you can guess why:



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What Should an Atheist Do If Asked to Say Grace During Thanksgiving Dinner?

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, answers the question: What should an atheist do if asked to say grace during Thanksgiving dinner?:

We’d love to hear your thoughts on the project — more videos will be posted soon — and we’d also appreciate your suggestions as to which questions we ought to tackle next!

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Cthulhu, Jesus, and Muhammad: Best Friends 4 Ever

If you’re looking for a controversial shirt that looks perfectly pleasant at first, you’re going to love this one:

(via Chibi T-Shirts)

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The Atheist Version of the ‘Heaven is for Real’ Trailer

I know the “Heaven is for Real” trailer made you cringe…

… but Dusty Smith‘s version of the trailer is far more honest than the book or movie:



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US Postal Service Mailer Doesn’t Mention Christmas… and the Christian Outrage Machine Lights Up

The United States Postal Service has several Christmas-themed stamps for sale right now:

… but you wouldn’t know that if you just glanced at a particular section in their latest holiday mailer:

Sarcastic or not, @RennaW‘s tweet (below) provided fodder for those looking for any sign of “intolerance” toward Christians:

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