No Union upon any terms.
Th. Nast

(Dis)Integrating Church and State

Someone might be tinkering with God’s voting machine.

The Ten Plagues, detail


A Passover reading from Killing the Buddha: A Heretic’s Bible.

"Confronted with the Gospel of John, I could not hide behind metaphor..."

Singing the Passion

A Jewish chorist tries to harmonize with the Gospel of John.

"I’ve never had a student fail with me,” he said. "But with you something is different."

Dreading the Buzzer

A tale of God, lies and audiotape.

George W. Bush and his "chief enabler."

The Gospel According to Dubya

What would Jesus do… about the president invoking his name?

Bible Porn

Bible Porn

Sometimes corrupting children is a religious duty.

John Kerry

John Kerry vs. Martin Luther

The Catholic Kerry preaches that it is Good Works, not Faith alone that justifies.


Mortal, Eat This Scroll!

Read the story that started it all. An excerpt from Killing the Buddha: A Heretic’s Bible.

Piss Christ (detail), Andre Serano, 1989

His So-Called Life

Pogroms, plagues, Jesus books… ‘Tis the season.

Killing the Buddha

Judas and the Priests

This Easter, Boston Catholics find 30 million pieces of silver in their baskets.


Hold the Fig Leaves

Of grumbling shepherds, forgotten fig leaves and God’s dirty veins.


God’s Big Hair

Regarding the Father, Son and Dolly Parton.