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Connecticut pastor charged with stealing a $1.5-m church

‘Bishop’ Franklin L Fountain, 55, above, has been charged with first-degree larceny and second-degree forgery in connection with the theft of the Fountain of Youth Cathedral in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Fountain allegedly altered the deed documents of the property at 324 Madison Ave and sold it to himself for just $1.00. According to this report, Fountain […]

Tim Farron was the victim of prejudice against Christians

The Catholic Cardinal of Westminster, Vincent Nichols, above, left, has added his voice to those claiming that Tim Farron was forced to resign as leader of the Liberal Democrat party this week because of prejudice against Christians in the world of UK politics. According to the Catholic Herald, Nichols said he was: Sorry to read […]

Sick Missouri lawmaker kills chicken in abortion protest

Republican State Representative Mike Moon decapitated a chicken then ripped out it heart in a grisly video he made this week for his Facebook page. What was the point of this nutter’s stunt? Moon, who doesn’t know the difference between a sperm and a tadpole, says in his video: When the governor [Eric Robert Greitens] […]

Vicious Christian jailed for exorcism assault on daughter

William Ellis Watt, above, a Michigan man with a long history of violence, has been sent to prison for assaulting his daughter during the course of an exorcism. According to this report, Watt of Gregory was sentenced to one to 10 years in prison for an incident that occurred last September. A police report, filed […]

N Ireland bigots angry that the media portrays them as bigots

The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) has launched a petition calling on Prime Minister Theresa May to condemn attacks on Northern Ireland MPs who oppose abortion and same-sex marriage. The petition quoted Liam Gibson, SPUC’s Northern Ireland Development Officer, above, as saying: The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is solidly pro-life and has consistently […]

Christian group wants mentally ill people barred from churches

A national Christian group in Australia –  led by Reverend Ashley Saunders, above – is lobbying for the Disability Discrimination Act to be changed so that it can discriminate against people with mental illnesses. FamilyVoice, arguing that such people could upset the “sacred” nature of church services, has called for a religious exemption to the […]

Trump kicks church/state separation into the long grass

To the delight of the evangelical clowns who adore him, President Trump said this week that wants more Christian voices in politics and on TV and radio, and that all schools ‘should welcome faith and religion with wide open, beautiful arms’. Addressing the Faith and Freedom Coalition Conference on Thursday, Trump told attendees that government […]

Perth: senior church member attacks Qantas chief with a pie

Tony Overheu, 67, who shoved a cream pie into the face of gay Qantas CEO Alan Joyce this week is a senior member of at least two Perth-based religious organisations. The Australian revealed today that Overheu is a senior member of the Church of Christ in the southern Perth suburb­ of Willetton, and is also […]

Theresa May turns to N Irish bigots to keep her in power

A clot of homophobes, climate change deniers and creationists – collectively known as the Democratic Unionist Party – have been asked to form an alliance that will keep Theresa May’s Conservative Party in power. According to The Independent, Tory officials took part in “extensive talks” with Northern Ireland’s largest unionist political party overnight but that […]

Prominent Boston pastor arrested in prostitution sting

Back in 2013, ‘Bishop’ Archie Livingston Foxworth, 68, gave a blessing to Massachusetts’ Republican Governor Charlie Baker shortly after he was elected. Baker’s administration has since become known for its tough stance on prostitution and human trafficking. Baker, pictured above getting blessed with his wife Lauren, is now said to be “saddened” that Foxworth had […]