Tag Archives: Religion

The “Gift” of a Life?

How do you gift a human life?  Someone’s interpretation of the Bible says you can. Read these stories, Giving my child away because the Bible says I should Six wives and counting If there’s an urgency to destroying radical Islam, … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s God and Ghost

Whenever I write something that challenges (or perhaps outright denies the validity of) religious beliefs, I am often reminded by one of my favorite teachers from years ago (apologies Mr. Walsh) of this quote from Hamlet by William Shakespeare (Act … Continue reading

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Our Father, who art in heaven, what the hell are you thinking?

The establishment clause of the Constitution is clear, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” The interpretations provide the government, and the governed, a clear path to follow. The Government has … Continue reading

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But I Thought This Was a Christian Nation?

If this is indeed a Christian nation, wouldn’t that imply we have God on our side? Aren’t those words an inference of our superiority because of this religious faith? Yet, upon examination, what do we find? Politicians spend their time and taxpayer … Continue reading

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America’s Long Walk on a Short Pier

The America I know, the one that once served as a bright shining beacon to the world, is changing. Our headlong panic rush to insulate, rather than defend, ourselves from those that would do us harm is disheartening. Talk of … Continue reading

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Insights from 60 Revolutions of the Sun

In my now sixty complete revolutions of the sun, I am struck by how much the world has changed and how little people have progressed. We are a single race. The human race. Yet, one is hard-pressed to find examples … Continue reading

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Something to Look Forward to!

  As you should all be aware by now (if not pay attention here), Kent Harrop and I co-write a weekly blog called “TheHereticandtheHolyman.” If you have not read it yet, please do. There will be a quiz. (As a … Continue reading

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