Fury as primary school tells pupils to say ‘Baby Boy Jesus’ instead of ‘Lord Jesus’ while singing Away In A Manger so that pupils of all faiths can join in. I have to admit I smiled after I read this article. Of course, when I lived in the UK it would not have been … More The War on Christmas?
No, is the claim from a Pastor, who, in his usual display of Christian love argues: ….much beloved of atheist fundamentalists who think it is a killer question. But the answer really is not that difficult if you stop to think about it….its just that few do! I don’t suppose the dear Pastor includes himself … More Does Your Religion Depend On Where You Were Born?
Text from a recent podcast I listened to over at David Robertson’s Third Space site between a Dr. Sameh Maurice and Robert Martin on the Power of Prayer. Dr. Maurice:’We have seen signs, wonders miracles , people raised from the dead … Robert Martin: ”You’ve seen people raised from the dead?” Dr. Maurice: ”Yeah, yeah … More Oh, for gods’ sake!
A comment I left on the Wee Flea blog in reply to comments between John Z and Robertson will most likely not see the light of day. But it is worth a post. Now here’s a surprise. The bulk of John Z’s comments concern the general Australian view regarding religion which is … in his … More G’day! Pastor David Robertson on Australians.
Over at the Wee Flea, Pastor David Robertson is at it again. He has a book out called ASK, supposedly written for young people – what age exactly is a young person? – in an effort to answer all those really difficult questions these young people ask about Yahweh, and his ‘Grand Plan’ Robertson has … More Oh, for gods’ sake!
As far as my very basic understanding of the Christian doctrine of the Trinity goes – but who really understands it? -the Christian god is one god with three components – Yahweh, Holy Spirit and Jesus. One of the never ending circular debates about this nonsensical doctrine is whether Jesus is actually Yahweh. I have … More Oh, for gods’ sake!
Likewise when Dawkins confidently asserts that no “educated theologian” believes that Adam and Eve, or Noah is history. But I’m educated (two degrees) and I’m a theologian, and I believe they are history. Pastor David Robertson
I have been ”chatting” on a piece about how the Democrats have apparently passed a resolution against Christianity. They’ve done no such thing, of course but then, if it was okay for Eusebius to bend the truth I guess it’s okay for Tom Gilson, who wrote the piece. Tom was obliviously so incensed that I … More The Real Reason Donald Trump is President of the US of Eh?
I’ll be perfectly honest, I do not understand the intricacies of US politics over and above the bare bones of Republican vs Democrat. Red tie and Blue tie. Therefore, it has always intrigued me why the Republican Party seems to be labelled as representing Christian Values whereas the Democrats are portrayed (by certain Republicans) as … More God Bless Ermerica … ye haw!
One Christian likes to do a weekly News Round-Up thing and this week he mentioned that, in the Congo 2000 people have died from an Ebola outbreak. No link to the article and no more details. However …. Directly following this is the headline and link in bold that states: In Australia Anglican vicars marry. … More Oh, for gods’ sake. The Non-believer’s best friend! What a Nob.
What are the chances the president of a (UK) university atheists society would respond to a Christian who mentions Jesus with the reply: ”Who’s Jesus?” And no, I am not making this up. You can take a guess who the Christian is if you like and I’ll provide a link! Ark.