WND Will Publish David Barton’s Misinformed, Inaccurate, Debunked Book About Thomas Jefferson

It was more than three years ago when Christian pseudo-historian David Barton‘s book The Jefferson Lies was yanked off the shelves by his publishers at Thomas Nelson due to all the inaccuracies in it.

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Disgraced Televangelist Jim Bakker is Selling a Bucket of Bibles for $50

Jim Bakker, the televangelist who was last seen on this website hawking a $2,500 stash of food that you would eat during the Last Days, is now selling a $50 Bucket o’ Bibles:

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Gordon Klingenschmitt: I Can Prove God Using the Scientific Method

Colorado State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt, who is also host of the “Pray In Jesus Name” talk show, said on a recent episode that he could use the scientific method to prove God’s existence. So you know this is gonna be good…

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The 8 Most Terrifying Threats to Separation of Church and State

The separation of church and state, championed by thinking believers and non-believers alike across the United States, has been a key part of the country’s success since the First Amendment was adopted in 1791. This separation not only protects freedom of (and from) religion by ensuring the government isn’t affiliated with any particular faith; it also protects religions themselves from possible political interference. It was thought up by our Founding Fathers early on and has been upheld and expanded by the U.S. Supreme Court ever since.

But even with all these advantages, some people want to tear down the Wall of Separation. Here are the most serious threats against secularism in modern America:

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Boy Scouts Will Soon Have to “Tell” Troop Leaders How They Have Done Their “Duty to God”

We already knew the Boy Scouts of America was a religious organization. The Scout Oath has a line about how “I will do my best / To do my duty to God,” the Scout Law includes “reverent” as a quality worth having, and open atheists have been systematically kicked out of the organization. The fact that it took until very recently for the BSA to accept both gay scouts and gay leaders has everything to do with religious opposition within its membership.

But now, beginning next year, all scouts will be required to “tell” how they’ve done their duty to God. Forget being a closeted atheist. That means you can’t even be questioning your faith anymore.

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