Christian Hate Pastor Calls Protesters “Faggots” and “Lesbos” in Long, Loud Rant

Harlem Hate Pastor James David Manning, the man who (among other things) said Starbucks lattes contain the “semen of sodomites,” was the subject of a protest outside his church this week organized by the group Harlem Against Violence, Homophobia, and Transphobia.

Manning handled the protest with grace, bringing participants water bottles and hoping they could reconcile their differences.

I’m just kidding. He screamed at the top of his lungs while calling everyone “faggots” and “lesbos.” Just like Jesus would do.



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Missouri Sheriff: If Officer Doesn’t Like “In God We Trust” on Police Cars, He Can Find Another Job

The Greene County (Missouri) Sheriff’s Department is one of several around the country that’s slapping “In God We Trust” stickers on all police cars. Like all the other Christian leaders who lie about the real reason they’re doing this, Sheriff Jim Arnott says this has nothing whatsoever to do with Jesus:



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Well-Meaning Church Turns Yard into Homeless Campsite; Should the City Shut It Down?

Usually, when Christians complain that the government is infringing on their religious liberty, they’re trying to do something awful like deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples or turn city council meetings into mandatory prayer sessions.

But Wesley United Methodist Church’s dramatic, politically motivated display of religious fervor is different. In response to a lack of resources for the homeless in La Crosse, Wisconsin, Rev. Forrest Clark has turned the church’s courtyard into a campground for the homeless.



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The Christian Persecution Theme Song from God’s Not Dead 2

We know God’s Not Dead 2, the sequel to the awful-but-lucrative Christian film, will be premiering next year. It will star Melissa Joan Hart as a high school teacher who quotes the Bible in class and gets sued by a student who thinks “separation of church and state” is a good idea. I’m sure you can fill in the rest of the details from there. (Spoiler: It involves a court battle.)

Yesterday, Focus on the Family debuted the theme song of the film by the band Newsboys.

The level of Persecution Complex in the lyrics is astounding:



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Chicago News Station Uses Nazi Imagery in Yom Kippur Segment

The Jewish High Holy Days are all about reflecting on past sins, and someone at WGN News (Chicago) has a big one to atone for. In a segment about Yom Kippur, which began Tuesday night at sundown, the image of a yellow star over a striped field appeared over the newscaster’s shoulder. The intern who likely Googled “Jewish star” for a stock image must not have realized that Nazi imagery is probably an inappropriate choice for one of the holiest days on the Jewish calendar.



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