Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has already set the odds on who will become the next Pope. While the favorites are Cardinal Peter Turkson of Ghana (3/1 odds), Cardinal Marc Ouellet of Canada (7/2 odds), and Cardinal Francis Arinze of Nigeria (9/2 odds), there’s an interesting name in the mix… [Read more…]
Over the weekend, I was handed a program from a church service. (Not because I went to one, but because these things just happen to me…)
I was going through the pages and suddenly came across the greatest thing *ever*:
I can’t tell what I love more… [Read more…]
Fr. Alfonse Nazzaro of the St. Monica Catholic Church in Dallas, Texas is a Catholic priest with a blog, and he has a post up about how atheists don’t believe in God because we had bad childhoods or really want to sin…
He’s wrong, but I don’t even care about any of that.
It’s this part that infuriates me (italics his):
… Even [atheists] still buy a lottery ticket, while at the same time denying any chance in heaven that God exists.
What chance is there of winning the Powerball or Mega millions lottery? One in a billion. What chance is there of God existing? Fifty-fifty. After all, either God exists or He doesn’t. But if he does and I believe, then I just won the jackpot!