Articles And Essays
Family And Relationships
See All Topics
Peter T. Chattaway
Fr Matthew P. Schneider, LC
see all columnists
NEW Patheos Answers
Faith Leaders Database
Holiness and Pentecostal
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Presbytarian and Reformed
See all religions
Resources For the Faith Seeker
E-Books and Other Special Offers
Books of the Bible Study series
History of the Bible
7 Day Prayer Challenge for Spouses
A Different Kind of Christian
Jesus is Love
The Saints We Love
FaithChatter Conversation Cards
Articles And Essays
Get newsletters and updates
get the latest from
Sign up for our newsletter
Get updates from Daylight Atheism delivered straight to your inbox
Also, send me the Nonreligious Newsletter and special offers.
Also, send me the Nonreligious Newsletter.
Please also opt me in for Exclusive Offers from Patheos’s Partners
Privacy and Data Policy
Statement of Principles
December 23, 2020
Dystopia Journal #48: Pandemic Winter
The American right's strategy of lies and denial has brought us to the brink of...
December 21, 2020
Secular Power Changing America
Washington, Oregon and the "Left Coast" have evolved away from religion, and they seem to...
December 18, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XX: How to Get Rich in Socialist Utopia
It's possible to be rich in the Pacific Republic, but only by improving the lives...
December 16, 2020
America’s Post-Christian Future, Part 2
Americans are discarding their religion at shocking speed, and the change is only going to...
December 14, 2020
Hanukkah is a story of brutal theocrats forcing their narrow-minded religion onto fellow Jews who...
December 11, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XIX: The Ivory Tower
When people are liberated from zero-sum games of mutual destruction, they're freed to focus on...
December 09, 2020
America’s Post-Christian Future, Part 1
Donald Trump's defeat, despite the fanatic devotion of his evangelical base, was the first ray...
December 07, 2020
“Nones” Elected Biden-Harris
White evangelicals continued to support for President Trump and Republicans in 2020 - but religion...
December 04, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XVIII: In the House of Tomorrow
Child-raising demonstrates the intrinsically altruistic and cooperative character of human life.
December 02, 2020
Words on the passing of a mentor and a friend.
November 30, 2020
Is 2020 A Watershed?
Was 2020 a watershed point, when the "religious right" slipped too far downhill to be...
November 27, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XVII: Intentional Simplicity
Agriculture in the Pacific Republic is designed to cultivate simplicity and connection with the land.
November 25, 2020
The Coming Age of RNA Vaccines
RNA vaccines not only could end COVID-19, they'll fundamentally change the way we respond to...
November 23, 2020
A Freethinker’s Testimony
By James A. Haught Just because you grow up in the Bible Belt (I was...
November 20, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XVI: The Means of Production
Rae learns how the Pacific Republic's post-deprivation economy is organized.
November 18, 2020
Dystopia Journal #47: Down with Democracy
Trump has set an expectation that Republicans should reject any election whose outcome isn't to...
November 16, 2020
Human Decency Moves Civilization Forward
Today's instant flashing of lurid news scenes makes it appear that terrible killings are everywhere...
November 13, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XV: A Spirit of Reasonableness
The people of the Pacific Republic aren't more evolved than anyone else, but they have...
November 11, 2020
The Lifted Weight
While there's much work ahead for progressives, we can take this moment to take a...
November 09, 2020
Where Will the Deplorables Go Now?
White evangelicals are the most prejudiced group in the United States, but they're on the...
November 08, 2020
I'll write more next week, after I've had more time to process. But for now,...
November 07, 2020
Friday Night Music: Turntables
The networks still haven't called it, but a victory for Joe Biden is reaching the...
November 06, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XIV: Non-Conformists in Utopia
To survive and thrive, a society must allow latitude for unorthodoxy.
November 03, 2020
Election Meditations 2020
My co-author Jim Haught has penned his thoughts on tomorrow's election, and I'd like to...
November 02, 2020
Possible Election Headlines
By James A. Haught In the classic movie "Citizen Kane," a ruthless newspaper tycoon runs...
October 30, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XIII: Affordable Extravagances
In the Pacific Republic, there are luxuries that make life more pleasant, but none that...
October 28, 2020
Does Civilization Require Patriarchy?
Natalist religious conservatives are in a panic over falling birth rates, but can't conceive of...
October 26, 2020
Fantasies Made of Words
Churches, theologians and conspiracy theorists build a house of cards consisting of rhapsodic words, but...
October 23, 2020
Commonwealth, II.XII: “The Stars Will Be Patient”
Every society depends on people's willingness to work together, but the ethic of zero-sum competition...
October 21, 2020
America’s Climate Exodus Is Just Beginning
Natural disasters brought by climate change are already forcing people to flee, and the strain...
Related posts from
Episcopal Church Fadeout
Debunking Anti-Vaccine Memes, Part II
Debunking Anti-Vaccine Memes, Part I
Texas' Abortion Bounty Law
Advertise With Us
Terms Of Service
Do Not Sell My Data
Follow Us on Facebook
Find Us on YouTube
Unsubscribe From Notifications
. All rights reserved.