Pastor And 7 Others Indicted In Fatal Beating Of Teen Trying To Escape Church

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A pastor and seven other church members have been charged in the fatal beating of a teen who wanted to leave the church. Police report Lucas Leonard, 19, was severely beaten by members of the church last October, suffering injuries to the abdomen, genitals, back and thighs that ultimately proved to be fatal. Tuesday, Pastor [Read More...]

Christian Homeschooler Found Guilty On 28 Counts Of Child Abuse

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A Georgia mother who used her sincerely held religious beliefs to justify the horrific abuse of her adopted teen daughter could face more than 400 years in prison after being found guilty on 28 counts of child abuse. Earlier today, November 23, Diana Franklin was found guilty of 19 counts of cruelty to children, 8 [Read More...]

U.S. Demographics Shift: White Christians No Longer The Majority

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White Christians are no longer the majority in the U.S., but continue to dominate the Republican party. A new study from Pew Research Center’s Religious Landscape survey shows just 46 percent of American adults are white Christians, down from 55 percent in 2007. The data, published Monday by National Journal’s Next America project, shows that [Read More...]

Confused Jeb Bush Can’t Explain How Refugees Will Prove They Are Christian

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GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush says the U.S. should only accept Christian refugees from Syria, but is unable to explain how refugees will prove they are Christian. Speaking at a campaign stop in South Carolina Bush said: At a minimum we ought to be bringing in people that have — orphans or people that clearly [Read More...]

Angry Obama Ridicules Republican Refugee Rhetoric

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President Obama mocks Republicans for being afraid of “three year-old orphans.” President Barack Obama slammed Republicans for their xenophobic and cowardly rhetoric during a press conference with the president of the Philippines Tuesday night. Obama was asked about concerns being expressed by some Republicans about the U.S. plan to admit additional refugees from Syria. Answering the [Read More...]

Pastor Blames Paris Victims Because They Attended ‘Death Metal’ Concert

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A controversial Christian pastor blames victims of the Paris massacre because they were attending a rock concert by the band Eagles of Death Metal when terrorists attacked the Bataclan theater. In a fiery sermon titled “The Sinful Nation of France,” Pastor Steven Anderson of Faithful Word Baptist Church reacted to the horrific terror attacks in [Read More...]

Megachurch Pastor Declares: ‘There Is No Such Thing As A Good Muslim’

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More of that Christian love: Following the terrorist attacks in Paris, a megachurch pastor in Tennessee tells his congregation “there is no such thing as a good Muslim.” Pastor Maury Davis of Cornerstone Nashville Church said on Sunday that there was “no such thing as a good Muslim.” During a fiery Sunday sermon delivered immediately [Read More...]

Obama Rejects ‘Christian Only’ Religious Test For Refugees

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President Obama shames Republicans for giving in to “dark impulses,” and rejects their call for a “Christian only” religious test that would prohibit Muslims and other non-Christian Syrian refugees from entering the country. In response to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, Republican presidential candidates have been calling for a religious test for Syrian refugees [Read More...]

Christians Freak Out Over Starbucks’ Alleged ‘Anti-Jesus’ Holiday Cups


Happy Holidays? The supposed war on Christmas heats up as conservative Christians complain Starbucks’ new holiday cups are disrespecting Jesus. Joshua Feuerstein, the obnoxious Internet evangelist, recently released a now-viral Facebook post claiming that Starbucks has removed “Christmas from their cups because they hate Jesus.” In the viral video accompanying the Facebook post, Feuerstein, a [Read More...]

Ted Cruz Says Atheists Aren’t Fit To Be President

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Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz says atheists aren’t fit to be president, claiming a president must fear god and pray everyday. Appearing at the “National Religious Liberties Conference” in Iowa this weekend, Cruz said: Any president who doesn’t begin every day on his knees isn’t fit to be commander-in-chief of this nation. The event was [Read More...]