Why You’re Completely Able To Judge Caitlyn Jenner

Today my friend and fellow Patheos blogger Ben Corey posted a piece entitled Why You’re Completely Unable To Judge Caitlyn Jenner (Or Anyone Else). The point of Ben’s essay was to say … well, this: Only God knows why Caitlyn is transgender, and therefore, only God can judge (a) if she’s sinning or not, and [Read More…]

Leading pastor of the Duggars’ fundamentalist denomination: “Only psychos feel ‘abused.'”

A pastor of the same fundamentalist denomination as the Duggars wants victims of abuse to know they’re psychotic, and should be having fun. [Read more…]

Attack kitty sayz: “Can I haz no gayness now?”

I was walking in a park near my home this morning when, miraculously, I snapped the photo above. I managed to catch the kitten before it scampered away after its vicious attack, which scratched the ear of the guy on the left pretty good. It’s a feral cat, basically. But I am convinced that with [Read More…]

Priest denies confession to girl desperate to tell her secret

She wants to confess her secret. She’s told to keep quiet unless she makes a promise that she knows she can’t keep. [Read more…]

Christian counselor to suicidal woman: “Do it and you’ll go to hell.”

Jesus was hardly Mr. Turn That Frown Upside Down. [Read more…]

Pastors Unite to Denounce Churches’ Attack on Progressive Christianity

“We believe Rev. Good and his colleagues are preaching a distorted view of progressive Christianity to serve their own purposes rather than God’s.” [Read more…]

Eight “Bible-believing” churches vs. one progressive church

It’s one church against eight. [Read more…]

“Satan created no man; God created no sin. But I’m a gay Christian. So … ?”

Reaching out saves lives. [Read more…]

Women being “subservient” is everything Jesus opposed

This isn’t a complicated issue. [Read more…]

Fundamentalism and Wife Abuse: A Matter of Conscience

A terrible truth about fundamentalism that cannot be reasoned away. [Read more…]