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Trump rewards evangelicals with religious freedom order

US President Donald Trump today made good on a promise to allow faith-heads – particularly those of an evangelical stripe – greater freedom by signing an Executive Order called ‘Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty’. He is quoted by NBC News as saying at political speech at a National Day of Prayer event at the […]

Ireland’s Sisters of Mercy hospital row takes a fresh turn

Following our report last Thursday that Ireland’s National Maternity Hospital (NMH) was to be handed to the Catholic Sister’s of Mercy order, news has emerged that the former master of the NMH, Dr Peter Boylan, above, has been asked to resign from its board for speaking out against the plan. The hospital’s deputy chairman, former […]

Texas Mayor Ivy R Taylor needs to learn more about atheism

Earlier this month, the Mayor of San Antonio sparked outrage when she linked systemic poverty to a lack of a ‘relationship with [a] creator’, adding that those without such a relationship did not have good relationships with their families and communities and were ‘not being productive members of society’. Taylor immediately responded to widespread criticism […]

‘Jesus’ takes a tumble on a narrow Hastings sidewalk

It ain’t easy being Jesus for crowds of gawkers who get a buzz out seeing Christian crazies re-enacting the crucifixion, as the picture above shows. According to this report,  an actor playing Jesus was stumbling under the weight of the cross in character, when, about halfway through the procession, he reached a “quite a narrow […]

London school kids get to meet an ‘extremist’ Muslim preacher

Outrage has been expressed over visits by state school students, aged eight and nine, to Lewisham Islamic Centre, where they got to meet chief imam Shakeel Begg, above. The visits, according to the The Telegraph, took place just months after a High Court judge branded the imam an “extremist” who had: Promoted and encouraged religious violence. Begg […]

Easter idiocy: London are buses displaying the words of Jesus

Deranged evangelical, Howard Conder, inset above, wants buses throughout the UK to display the words of Jesus, and his plan got off to a grand start in London, where 75 vehicles are displaying Jesus quotes until April 24. According to the Christian Institute, millions of people this Easter will be seeing the quotes “thanks to […]

Preacher warns Muslim men not urinate in public toilets

Abdulghani Albaf, above, an Islamist preacher in Sydney, has become an international laughing stock after he appeared in a video posted yesterday on YouTube warning Muslims not to expose their genitals in public toilets. According to this report, Albaf denounced public urinals during a sermon about death, and the punishments that will be inflicted on […]

C of E punctures ‘blasphemous’ plan to stage mock crucifixions

For a mere £750.00, Christian masochists could have bought themselves a place on a cross to enjoy ‘the full crucifixion experience‘ offered by the organisers of the Manchester Passion play, due to take place on Friday. But, thanks to Church of England killjoys, who thought the idea was both unsafe and “blasphemous”, those relishing the […]

Kindergarten resists Muslims’ demand to sack gay teacher

Muslim parents in Germany who want a a gay teacher removed from a kindergarten have been told to put up or shut up. The parents, according to this report, threw their tantrum in the northern district of Reinickendorf after they discovered the teacher’s sexuality. They then threatened to gather names for a petition against him. […]

Christian education is needed to put the fear of God into kids

Two Christian zealots – retired military chaplain Lt Col E Ray Moore, above left, and evangelist Dr James Dobson – have sounded a warning that the public education system in America is hastening the decline of churches, and  subjecting kids to ‘spiritual damage, extreme indoctrination, and other serious problems’. When the two got together to […]