The Magic Cookie?

My brother in law Jim said recently, “I find it hard to believe that the Catholics are the only ones with the magic cookie.” Overlooking the frivolity of the language, he expresses a common misunderstanding amongst non-Catholics. I guess what he means by his statement is that he thinks that the Lord is also really [Read More...]

The Altar Call

How well I remember the fundamentalist altar call. The preachers were clear: human beings were sinners separated from the love of God. Jesus died to forgive our sins. All we had to do was repent and believe the gospel. Then, “Every head bowed, every eye closed, nobody looking around.” The old hymn, “Just as I [Read More...]

Question

How does one put hyperlinks into blogger comments? [Read more...]

Graven Images

Wal-Mart is selling religious statues. They are in the toy section, and are designed to help kids learn their Bible stories by playing with action figures. That’s Daniel in the lion’s den. Check out the pictures galleries here to see them all… So nice to see the Protestants starting to accept the need for religious [Read More...]

Merry Ole England

Here’s a news story to let you know what modern Britain is like. Read it and weep. [Read more...]

American Religious Shysters

You may have heard the names and adventures of Charles Taze Russell, Judge Rutherford , Mary Baker Eddy, Joseph Smith etc. etc. You can add famous dispensationalist Bible ‘scholar’ C.I. Scofield to the list of religious renegades and ne-er do wells. In a long line of American religious entrepreneurs, Scofield had a reputation as a [Read More...]


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