A Florida Satanist is Forcing City Councils to Make a Decision About Invocation Prayers

The last time we saw Chaz Stevens, the atheist-turned-Satanist was told he couldn’t deliver an invocation at a meeting of the Coral Springs (FL) City Commission because officials had no desire to see a prayer that involved — I’m not kidding here — twerking and/or a mariachi band.

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Catholic Priest Suspended After Saying Pedophilia is Caused by “Children Who Seek Affection”

There must be something in the Catholic Church’s baptismal water that makes priests blame the victims in any given situation.

There was Father Piero Corsi who said women who were raped or sexually abused “should search their consciences and ask: did we bring this on ourselves?”

And Father Benedict Groeschel who described pedophile priests with this remark: “A lot of the cases, the youngster — 14, 16, 18 — is the seducer.”

And Bishop Robert Cunningham who said “The boy is culpable” in discussing a victim of molestation.

The latest example come from Italy, where Rev. Gino Flaim said pedophilia happens, in part, due to “children who seek affection.”

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A Response to “Why Didn’t God Stop the Shooting?”

After seeing this Christian meme after any school shooting, it’s nice to see any sort of rebuttal. This one comes courtesy of Wilson Nguyễn‎:

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A Closer Look at God & Governing in Texas

The Texas Tribune spoke with 23 elected officials in the state to understand their views on the intersection of God and Governing. It’s extremely depressing, to say the least. Someone should make a Bingo card with all the right-wing religious tropes.

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“Atheist in Foxholes” Monument in Madison Honors Non-Religious Veterans

Now outside the Freedom From Religion Foundation’s headquarters is this 4,743-pound granite monument:

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