Politics (and corporate foundations) makes strange bedfellows

This is the story of a miserable hack notorious for writing dishonest hatchet jobs about church gatherings. And about the one time when he was … persuaded not to do so. I’ve written around most of the profanity and violence in order to keep this PG. [Read more…]

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Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

“We support biblical families,” Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy says of his fast-food corporation. So let’s take a look at some of those biblical families. Today’s entry: Dad’s concubine III. [Read more…]

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The ecumenical religion of patriarchy

The true religion for patriarchal boy Christians and for their Muslim counterparts is patriarchy itself. Given the choice between patriarchy and the Bible or between patriarchy and the Koran, these boys will choose patriarchy every time. [Read more…]

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About that ‘Bonfire’ list …

I started this project partly out of frustration and annoyance at the question “Where are all the Christian women bloggers?” That question seemed disingenuous — the faux lamentation of boys who have themselves spent years and careers excluding and discounting the very same voices that they pretend to be unable to find. [Read more…]

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The Bonfire: 1,001 Christian women bloggers you should know

This is not a list of the “top” Christian women bloggers, or the best, or the most popular. It’s just a list of those I’m aware of thus far. Please let me know of any names I’m missing here and I’ll add them to the list. [Read more…]

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Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

“We support biblical families,” Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy says of his fast-food corporation. So let’s take a look at some of those biblical families. Today’s entry: Dad’s concubines, cont’d. [Read more…]

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When is a religion not a religion?

Bill O’Reilly and Mat Staver are both trying to justify Christian privilege. They want the free exercise clause of the First Amendment to apply to Christianity, and exclusively to Christianity (and maybe Jews, too, if they behave). And they want the no establishment clause of the First Amendment to apply to every religion except for Christianity. [Read more…]

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Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

“We support biblical families,” Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy says of his fast-food corporation. So let’s take a look at some of those biblical families. Today’s entry: Dad’s concubines. [Read more…]

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