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Ready for the Blood Moon?

Joan Gage | Posted 06.14.2014 | Weird News
Joan Gage

As you probably know, tonight is the beginning of Passover. You may also know that tonight we have a full moon -- and the full moon will experience a...

Former House Majority Leader Claims God 'Wrote The Constitution'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics

Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-Texas) urged Americans to realize that God “wrote the Constitution” and predicted an upcoming “awakeni...

Pastor Tells Atheists To Get On A Plane, 'Leave The Country'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 02.06.2014 | Politics

In a sermon on Sunday, Texas megachurch pastor John Hagee advised atheists and humanists to “take your Walkman and stuff it into your ears” or jus...

Seeing The World Through Torah's Rainbow

Rabbi Michael Bernstein | Posted 06.28.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Michael Bernstein

Just like a prism that refracts white (really invisible) light into seven colors, the Torah itself refracts the unknowable and invisible truth into a rainbow of possibilities.

Will the GOP Field Ignore Another Pastor Who Says God Sent Hitler to 'Hunt' Jews?

Michael Keegan | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Whatever our differences we should all be able to agree that Hitler was not sent by God to convert Jews to Christianity; that Catholicism, Mormonism and Islam, like all religions, are protected by the Constitution; and that Oprah Winfrey is not the Antichrist.

Top 10 Non-Jews Positively Influencing The Jewish Future

Dovid Efune | Posted 11.04.2011 | Religion
Dovid Efune

Similar to the criteria used by other list makers, I chose my candidates from around the world and from all walks of life. The list includes, politicians, activists, business giants and more.

Rick Perry's A-Team and the 'Antichrist Oprah'

Michael Keegan | Posted 09.20.2011 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Texas Governor Rick Perry's choice of allies in launching a massive evangelical "prayer rally" in Houston next month belies his claim that it will be "apolitical" or even quasi-tolerant of non-Christians.

Gingrich Woos Skeptical Evangelical Voters

Posted 08.01.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) As evangelicals and other social conservatives gather here this weekend (June 3-4) to take ...

GOP, Stirring a Lethal Brew

James Zogby | Posted 06.02.2011 | Politics
James Zogby

GOP 2012 presidential aspirants, courting their party's religious fundamentalist base are making truly outrageous comments about Islam and Muslims.

Gingrich Courts Controversial Pastor Renounced By McCain In 2008

Mother Jones | Tim Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) accepted the endorsement of Texas megachurch pastor John Hagee in 2008, the result was a PR disaster. After critics po...

Revelation, Revolutions And The Tyrannical New World Order

Richard T. Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Richard T. Hughes

No religious idea has greater potential for shaping global politics in profoundly negative ways than "the new world order," which has gained fresh currency in the midst of today's revolutions.

Did Republicans Cause Monster Snow Storm?

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert Creamer

Using the logic of some prominent Republicans, Democrats could contend that this monster snow storm was God's retribution for the election of the Republican majority in the House. Of course, that would be just plain dumb.

Jesus For Jews, Or Something Like That

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Frank Schaeffer

There is no way to get on the inside of the who-is-chosen question without unpacking the quirky relationship Evangelicals have with Jews, both embracing them and condemning them to eternal damnation.

Israel Finds Common Cause With Evangelicals

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Michele Chabin Religion News Service JERUSALEM (RNS) When Texas megachurch pastor John Hagee wrapped up a visit to Israel on Monday (Nov. 15) with...

With God on Our Side -- Christian Zionism Exposed

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Schaeffer

To the Christian Zionists "defending Israel" is just a handy pretext for indulging their obsession: egging on, even "helping" the fulfillment of "biblical prophecies" about the "return of Christ."

No, Mr. Beck, Our Constitution Is Not Based on the Book of Deuteronomy

Chris Rodda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Chris Rodda

I sometimes get criticized for coming right out and calling David Barton a liar. It's moments like that one with John Hagee that expose him as the liar that he is, and that is exactly what I will continue to call him.

"Christian-Zionism" Is Trouble for Israel and the USA

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Frank Schaeffer

War mongering in the name of "protecting Israel" has everything to do with Evangelicals' ideas about what will hasten the "return of Christ" and nothing to do with what is actually good for the Israelis, Palestinians and Arabs.

Netanyahu Appears At Major Rally with Far-Right Pastor Hagee on Eve of Biden's Israel Arrival

Max Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Max Blumenthal

Joe Biden was greeted in Jerusalem with the announcement that the Israeli Interior Ministry approved the construction of 1600 new homes in Occupied East Jerusalem contrary to U.S. wishes.

Doom Sells, But Who's Buying?

Tina Dupuy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tina Dupuy

My mother, who has spent the past 35 years convinced the world could end at any minute, has maintained a perfect credit score. Lesson here for doomers: Don't ever sell short the short sell.

Elie Wiesel Appears With End Times Pastor John Hagee, Hagee Trashes Obama

Max Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Max Blumenthal

During an unofficial panel of bloggers and activists at J Street's conference, I criticized Wiesel and Oren for associating with Hagee. Why is Wiesel palling around with Hagee? Why did I "mock" Wiesel?

Lieberman to Remain Chairman of Self-Serving Gasbag Committee

Jerry and Joe Long | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jerry and Joe Long

Lieberman, who has been romantically linked to Pastor John Hagee, said he intends to remain focused on "what I believe will benefit Americans and America."

Apology Accepted

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

The cat apparently has Rush Limbaugh's tongue. We hear none of his blather about the "Obama recession" after the market rose nearly 800 points in two days in a vote of confidence.

The Pastor Problem '08 Revisited

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

The question remains how aspiring political figures will respond to the pastor problem of election 08 -- the bar has been raised. It is not enough to attend a place of worship -- you have to vet it.

A Cell Phone Call During Mass (Remembering the Anti-Catholic Smears of the 1928 Election)

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Quigg

"Great-great-grandma Frances will set you straight. By the time I'm done with you, you'll vote for who you want to vote for. You won't let anybody scare you out of it. That's the lesson of Al Smith."

Guilt By Associations

Mike Lux | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Lux

I decided to put together a list of people with frightening beliefs and/or criminal backgrounds that McCain and Palin are tied to. We should all push to make the traditional media really dig into these relationships.