June 19, 2014 | 4:53 pm
RECENT POSTS ON The God Blog
And for your summer reading list ...
Vox offers a list of 10 religion articles to read while the New Yorker archive ...
Sudanese woman who had been sentenced to death for Christianity escaping to U.S.
Having fled Sudan secretly, her family is in Italy, en route to the United States...
“No, no, no. Prophet Jonah is gone. God, these scoundrels”
The Islamic State destroys the Tomb of Prophet Jonah ...
UCLA Hillel, a student government candidate and outside money
A controversy over UCLA Hillel's involvement in passing a donation on to ...
Miami Beach eruv attracts unwanted attention
The Freedom From Religion Foundation has demanded that the city remove the ...
The God Blog ARCHIVES
June 18, 2014 | 7:44 am
June 15, 2014 | 5:38 pm
June 10, 2014 | 7:33 pm
June 4, 2014 | 6:10 am
May 29, 2014 | 11:08 am
This story of a snake-handling preacher made my brain hurt:
Cody Coots tells the Lexington Herald-Leader he was bitten on a finger as he removed snakes from a cage on Monday.
The 21-year Coots says he declined medical treatment from an ambulance crew. Instead, he says he relied on prayer for healing....
His father, Jamie Coots, died of a snakebite in February. Following his death, Cody Coots took over as pastor of the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Jesus Name church in Middlesboro, Kentucky.
May 26, 2014 | 8:34 pm
May 24, 2014 | 11:07 am
Regardless of the limits on what can consitutionally be said during prayers before government meetings, it's pretty well settled that the government cannot discriminate against followers of a specific religions. Such discrimination often happens subtly—invocations are frequently... read on
Trending Blog Posts
Why Thinking Mormons (and Jews) Support Israel in GazaSHARES
Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem accuse Israel of genocideSHARES
You’re Not My Friend Anymore!SHARES
Spiritual Simplicity & Complexity: Spiritualists, Help us Steer Religion on to the Right Path!SHARES
The Case Against A Kosher CasketSHARES
Jewish Strength and Jewish Beauty in a Time of War.SHARES