Another Member of the “God Hates Fags” Church Has Walked Away for Good

Zach Phelps-Roper, grandson of Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps, has left the church, making him the fourth of his ten siblings to walk away from the anti-gay hate group.

Aly Van Dyke of the Topeka Capital-Journal tells his story:

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78 Tough Questions for Christians

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, offers 78 tough questions for Christians. It’s a video I’m very excited to share with you!

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Pat Robertson, Who Ran for President as a Republican in 1988, Blames GOP for Nominating Unelectable Candidates

I know it’s child’s play to rip on Pat Robertson, but he always bring it upon himself… and this time, he’s blaming the GOP for nominating candidates that are extreme enough to win a primary but too extreme to win a general election:

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Watch These City Officials Struggle to Explain Why an Atheist’s Banner Was Hung Where Few People Could See It

The other day, I posted about how atheist activist Justin Vacula of the NEPA Freethought Society paid for a banner to be hung on the scaffolding in the Wilkes-Barre (Pennsylvania) public square.

Local officials hung it, but three days late and almost completely out of sight.

When Christians celebrated the National Day of Prayer in the square last week, they saw an NDoP banner… but not the one reading “Nothing Fails Like Prayer.”

Yesterday, Vacula went to City Hall to inquire about the decision. How come his banner wasn’t placed somewhere easily visible? Was there a reason?

He got a reason… and it made no sense whatsoever.

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There Are Many Reasons Even Christians Should Be Disappointed with Yesterday’s Supreme Court Decision

Carl H. Esbeck, a law professor at the University of Missouri, writes at Christianity Today why today’s Supreme Court ruling in favor of sectarian prayers in Greece, New York was a bad decision for Christians:

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