Christian Bride Gives Pastor Dad “Certificate of Purity” at Wedding to Prove She’s Still a Virgin

Of all the memories you might create on your wedding day, I’ll admit this one never crossed my mind. Then again, I’m also not a conservative Christian obsessed with “purity”…

A Maryland bride gave her dad a “certificate of purity” to prove to him that her “hymen was still intact.” It was signed by a doctor, implying that she actually had one inspect her to verify all this. (Was her word not good enough?)



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After Much Debate, Evangelical Group Takes a New Position on the Death Penalty: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

The National Association of Evangelicals, which has long supported the death penalty (because that whole “pro-life” thing only goes so far), has finally changed its stance on the issue. The new position boils down to “Both sides make good points… ¯\_(ツ)_/¯”



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University of Utah Football Coaches Are Teaching a Class in Mormonism to Players

Normally, when we hear about football coaches pushing religion on players, it’s in an informal, coercive way: they pray before/after games or mention God in pep talks.

At the University of Utah, their football coaches are literally teaching a class in Mormonism to the players.



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Mormon Leader Says Kim Davis Was Wrong to Use Her Faith as an Excuse Not to Do Her Job

Breaking news: A leader of the Mormon Church said something about Kim Davis and it was actually sensible!

Elder Dallin H. Oaks, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, gave a speech in California on Tuesday that referenced the church/state divide and alluded to Davis:



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A Compilation of Peter Boghossian’s Best Arguments and Comebacks

Here’s an excellent compilation of philosopher Peter Boghossian‘s best arguments and comebacks.



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