Topic / Evangelicals

Dallas: ‘Hateful’ and ‘divisive’ billboards are removed

Pastor Robert Jeffress, one of Trump’s many crackpot advisers, is not a happy chappie because two billboards erected by his church in Dallas, Texas, have taken down for being ‘anger provoking’. And there was anger, to be sure. According to this report, the day after the billboards went up, the Dallas Morning News published two articles characterising […]

‘Hollywood’s hatred of Trump is unreal’ says Franklin Graham

US evangelist Franklin Graham hit out at Robert De Niro this week after the Hollywood actor said ‘Fuck Trump’ at the  Tony Awards – and got a standing ovation for doing so. As it was live TV on a delay his speech had to be bleeped. Reacting, Graham used Facebook to criticise De Niro for […]

Op-ed: stop teaching Christian crap to kids in Florida schools

Ever since he took office, Donald Trump has been feverishly working alongside evangelical Christians to remake America in their own image: an idiocracy. Fortunately, America still has writers who have the courage to stand up to this trend: writers like Lauren Ritchie whose op-ed in yesterday’s Orlando Sentinel excoriated Florida schools that teach “fake science […]

Young American preacher calls for state executions of gays

Way of Truth Ministries preacher Matt Powell, 22, believes that the US government  should introduce the death penalty for gays because ‘homosexuality is one of the worst crimes ever.’ The posturing Christian nincompoop advocated for executing gays in an interview with atheist YouTube personality Skylar Fiction. According to this report, Powell said: As far as […]

A jet, not a donkey, would today be Jesus’s mode of travel

Hop over to televangelist Jesse Duplantis’s website, and there you find a video of him asking 1,000 supporters to donate $1,000 dollars each to help upgrade the cameras used by his ministry because the Lord wants him to ‘launch into new territories.’ In total, the ministry needs $1.5-million for new equipment. But that amount is […]

Movie glorifying billionaire evangelist fails to fill cinemas

Nada a Perder (Nothing to Lose) is an authorised biopic of Edir Macedo, founder and spiritual leader of The Universal Church of the Kingdom of God worldwide and owner of RecordTV in Brazil – but despite millions of tickets reportedly being sold, the movie is playing to empty cinema seats. When I saw a Guardian […]

Who invited these imbeciles to the US’s Jerusalem embassy?

The Trump administration claims that it hasn’t a clue how two Christian supremacist preachers, Robert Jeffress, left, and John Hagee, became involved in the US’s new embassy in Jerusalem. In the wake of the bloodshed sparked by the opening – at more than 60 Palestinian protesters died when Israeli security forces opened fire on them […]

Crazy evangelist who sparked cinema panic plays victim card

Pastor Michael Webber, who caused people to panic when he stood up to preach in a California cinema recently, wants people to know that he’s not mad, laments the fact that when he gets up to gabble about God people curse and throw things at him – and that being charged with a misdemeanor was […]

California media group blasted over ‘blasphemous’ cartoon

TBC Media, publishers of the The California, has been described as ‘an atheist enterprise’ by a reader who expressed his fury over a ‘deplorable’ Last Supper cartoon. But Jack Balfanz ‘s letter, which said that TBC “has without a doubt totally embraced itself with the rest of the liberal scum media in this country”, got a […]

Bible Museum broke ‘thou shalt not steal’ commandment

Nearly 4,000 ill-gotten artifacts acquired by Hobby Lobby, a company run by Christian fanatics David Green and his wife for their ridiculous Museum of the Bible in Washington DC, were returned to Iraq this week. According to this report, the ancient objects were illegally bought by Hobby Lobby, a national chain of arts and crafts […]