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God’s “Long List” Finally Found!

USA Today reports: At his new church, Haggard said he will teach that God intended marriage to be a monogamous union of a man and a woman. But he said…

Lucien's alleged listing on RentBoy.com; click to enlarge.

Love the Sin, Not the Sinner

Maybe one of you heterosexual married Buddha-killers wants to adopt George Alan Rekers’ son. Rekers, co-founder with James Dobson of the Family Research Council and current board member of NARTH…

The Sagemont Church cross.

Everything Will Fall into Place

Remaking Houston, one giant cross at a time.

Image from Series Seating promotional materials.

Middle Ground with Jerry Falwell?

An interview With Gina Welch, author of In the Land of Believers.

Clap Your Hands!

Catholic Boy Meets Jesus

Clap Your Hands! by Larry Tomsczak (Logos International, 1973). Clap Your Hands! is the autobiography of 23-year-old Larry Tomsczak, who, at the time of the book’s publishing, was the “nation’s…


Haiti Haiti Haiti!!!

PSA for KGOD, Boise Idaho. 1/2010 A.D. (GARY OWENSESQUE ANNOUNCER) Americans! You know that thing where there’s only one set of footprints on the beach ’cause that’s where Jesus carried…

Goatee Rides

Rick Warren’s Extreme Measures

In order to save our church, dear parishioners, I am unretiring my Goatee Rides T-shirt. I’m offering this service for the low, low price of $100,000. Just nine ladies can…

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New York Literati on Growing Up Evangelical

“Panels are the new party,” declared the moderator of a recent panel put on by n+1, the magazine-in-chief of New York’s determinedly serious set. If so, 2009 has been a…

Marion Gordon "Pat" Robertson (born March 22, 1930) is a hilarious televangelist from the United States.

Wikipedia: Pat Robertson Is Hilarious

Quick, before it gets taken down: there’s a fun piece of Wikipedia graffiti on the Pat Robertson entry.

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God Goes For It On 4th Down

God must be some kind of couch potato, flipping through channels on  Sunday afternoons with a plate of heavenly buffalo wings and a six-pack of He’Brew. He seems to love…

Jesus Riding on a Cloud, by chrislong_2008 via photobucket

Spaceship Jesus Will Come Back and Whisk Us Away

The disastrous politics of Rapture, in an excerpt from Patience with God.

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God and Wal-Mart

This week I spoke with GRITtv’s Laura Flanders about the surprisingly diverse Christian Right opposition to the Obama administration. Is racism a major component of the tea party movement? No…

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Evangelical = Conservative?

In response to John D. Boy’s piece Icons of the New Evangelicalism that we ran on Monday, Mike Brislen wrote in from Pennsylvania: I find the grouping of Brian McClaren,…

** File ** In this July 12, 2006 file photo Rick Warren, a pastor of Saddleback Valley Community Church in Orange County, California is seen in Seoul, South Korea. Both Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama are scheduled to appear seperately at a forum at Warren's California megachurch Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, spending one hour each with Warren, before coming together on stage for a handshake. The pastor, who does not endorse candidates, will be the only one asking questions.   (AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File)

Icons of the New Evangelicalism

Why all the little beards?

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Bring Us Your Loud, Your Brash, Your Foolish

In response to John D. Boy’s piece, Icons of the New Evangelicalism, this morning, Bruce Illig writes in: Mr. Boy, I think it would be a grave mistake to assume…

Mitzvah Tank-5th Avenue

Who Will Save Manhattan?

New York’s summer evangelism season isn’t what it used to be.

Believer Beware

Cowboy for Christ

From Believer, Beware: Gender-bending love at Christian camp.

by bamakodaker via flickr

Christian Dojo

A high kick to the anti-Christian tendencies of an aspiring Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.