London Atheist Group Prepares to Hand Out Godless Condoms

The University College London Union Atheists, Secularists & Humanists are preparing for their organizational fair at the beginning of the year and they plan to hand out condoms with skeptic-friendly phrases on them: Right now, here’s what they’re considering: Science: keeping you safe since 1919. Nothing gets past reason. Protect thy neighbour as thyself. We [Read More...]

An Old Church Gets Put to Good Use

St. Matthew’s Anglican Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba wasn’t doing so well a few years ago. The congregation was growing smaller and the church building always needed maintenance work: But now, the building has been converted — no pun intended — into the WestEnd Commons, a rental property for low-income families: Work has begun to reshape [Read More...]

Albert Mohler Lashes Out Against the Clergy Project

Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, can’t understand this whole “Clergy Project” thing. In many of the stories we’ve heard from former pastors — Teresa MacBain, Jerry DeWitt, Dan Barker — they talk about how they started having doubts but stayed in the pulpit because they thought it was just a phase. [Read More...]

Kentucky House Republicans Brag About Fighting Evolution in the State’s Science Standards

The Kentucky House of Representatives puts out a monthly YouTube video in which they recap what they worked on over the past few weeks. August’s video just came out. The focus this month? Fighting to take evolution out of the state’s science standards. They’re proud of doing that. Just watch the first two minutes and [Read More...]

Atheist Delivers Invocation at Tulsa City Council Meeting

Earlier tonight, even though the official agenda said “prayer” on it, atheist Dan Nerren delivered a secular invocation at a Tulsa City Council meeting, much to the chagrin of many locals. The text of the invocation was hardly offensive, but one reporter got reactions from two church members who attended the gathering: In the audience [Read More...]