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June 04, 2010
Not Your Ordinary Cap and Gown
This past weekend, my Muslim friend graduated from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School...
June 02, 2010
Baptist Church Told Girl to Apologize for Being Raped
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May 26, 2010
The Church Leadership Team Asks for Help
When a church leadership team gets together, it's not unusual to see them asking a...
May 14, 2010
Now, We Can All Review Churches
***Update***: The story appeared on the Chicago Tribune's front page (at the bottom): And if...
May 12, 2010
Is This Too Over the Top for an Atheist?
Doug Stewart lives in Louisiana and he's wondering if his "godless evangelism" has gone too...
May 07, 2010
This is What Church is Like
I know a lot of you have been to church way more than I have,...
April 29, 2010
Don’t Like Church? Then Win This Prize.
The deadline for this contest is Friday night, but it might be of interest to...
April 15, 2010
Officially Leaving the Catholic Church: The First Attempt
Cynical-C is trying to officially leave the Catholic Church and he's written a letter to...
April 13, 2010
Ask Richard: An Atheist Hesitates to Visit a Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Dear Richard, I have been an atheist for several years now. I have three younger...
April 09, 2010
Ask Richard: Atheist Gets Entangled in a Church
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March 26, 2010
Sinéad O’Connor Was Right
Nearly twenty years ago, Sinéad O'Connor was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live and...
March 25, 2010
Why Is She Not Going to Church Anymore?
Pastor David Hayward has a friend who is still a Christian, but she doesn't want...
March 17, 2010
What Should Pastors Do When They Don’t Believe What They Preach?
It's a question that you have to ask anytime you hear pastors say something ridiculous:...
March 08, 2010
Send Me to Church… Again
Yesterday, I was at a church (Willow Chicago) to talk with the pastor on stage...
March 05, 2010
If you're awesome (and near Chicago), here's where you want to be this weekend: Saturday...
February 26, 2010
Why is This Relevant?
Hey everyone, this is Ron Gold checking in: There have been a string of arson...
February 15, 2010
Answering a Pastor’s Challenge
Debbie Skomer runs the San Diego Coalition of Reason and recently attended a church at...
February 10, 2010
The Church is One Generation Away from Extinction
The Anglican Church in Canada is disappearing quickly: According to the report, the diocese -–...
February 08, 2010
A Yelp for Churches
Jim Henderson is the man who "bought my soul" on eBay a few years ago....
February 06, 2010
The Hidden Meaning of Church Signs
David Hayward dissects a seemingly innocuous church sign and hits a home run (click on...
January 30, 2010
Mennonite Church Hides Girl from Her Family
The 14-year-old daughter of Doug Ramsey disappeared from her Pennsylvania home last December. She was...
January 13, 2010
“Ministerial Exception” Debated in Maryland
Mary Linklater was once the choir director at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. Two important...
January 13, 2010
Church Makes Funny Doritos Ad
by Jesse Galef - I like to give credit where credit is due. And this...
January 03, 2010
$addleback Church Raises $2,400,000
Pastor Rick Warren had asked for $900,000 from his church members because of a budget...
December 23, 2009
Ada Calhoun has an article in Salon about how she has been a closeted Christian...
December 22, 2009
Priest to Congregation: Steal!
Umm... this must be an example of a church teaching morality: Father Tim Jones, a...
December 15, 2009
Should a Public School Principal Approach Churches for Financial Help?
David McCalla, the principal of (public) Albany High School in New York, wanted to purchase...
December 13, 2009
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December 04, 2009
A Good Reason for Canceling Church
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