Biblical Literalism is Dying Off

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Jessica and I spoke about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.

— Why are insane Christians cheering the destruction of the Georgia Guidestones? (1:16)

— A record-low 20% of Americans say the Bible is literally true. (10:50)

— A right-wing activist said on a hot mic that she prays with Supreme Court justices. (19:55)

— The Biden administration is not trying to “promote atheism worldwide.” (38:35)

— Florida’s civics teachers are being indoctrinated with Christian Nationalism. (52:55)

— For many evangelicals, God and guns are linked together. (1:02:26)

— 12 Christians were arrested in Australia after the “faith-healing” death of a child. (1:12:18)

— Should elders in the Jehovah’s Witnesses have control of your files? (1:15:42)

Roe-verturned

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Jessica and I spoke about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.

Roe v. Wade was overturned and the conservative Christian dream is a nightmare for everyone else. (0:01)

— The Supreme Court also rewarded a preaching Christian football coach with a decision based entirely on lies. (42:40)

— Maine lawmakers found a way to subvert the Supreme Court’s recent decision to fund religious schools with tax dollars. (58:20)

— An atheist sued his company for forcing him to come to daily Christian prayer meetings. (1:07:49)

— A Christian hate group lost its battle to stop being called a “hate group.” (1:15:05)

— “No religion” is one of the largest religions in Australia, according to new Census results. (1:29:09)

Church/State Separation Is Unconstitutional Now

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Jessica and I spoke about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.

— Evangelist Franklin Graham told a woman to stay with her abusive husband after downplaying her suffering. (1:00)

— The Supreme Court’s decision in Carson v. Makin was a devastating blow to church/state separation. (16:49)

— Georgia’s Herschel Walker, running for U.S. Senate, once said that Multiple Personality Disorder isn’t a problem because Jesus had it too. Christians don’t seem to care. (36:13)

— Sex abuse allegations against a popular Christian singer, Chris Rice, were found “credible.” (40:41)

— A New IFB church member was arrested for threatening violence at a Pride parade. (51:25)

— Three men in Maine have sued the Catholic Church after state officials eliminated the statute of limitations for child sex abuse cases. (1:00:11)

The Narrow-mindedness of Organized Secularism

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Jessica and I spoke about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.

— 81% of Americans believe in God, an all-time low. (2:05)

— Students at Seattle Pacific University protested their school’s anti-LGBTQ hiring policy by handing rainbow flags to the university president as he gave them their diplomas. (7:22)

— The Canadian Armed Forces just got its first Humanist chaplain. (12:45)

— A man wearing a “GOD” shirt tried to burn down The Satanic Temple’s headquarters in Salem, Massachusetts. (17:55)

— A man who left flowers on his dead fiancée’s gravesite, only to be turned in to law enforcement by her preacher father, was found guilty of littering. (22:20)

— Christian cops are now saying COVID swab tests violate their faith. (27:37)

— Is the atheist movement too narrow-minded when it comes to pushing back against misinformation? (40:20)

— A Catholic school near Boston lost its “Catholic” designation for keeping up Pride and Black Lives Matter flags. (57:57)

— A Jewish synagogue is suing Florida over its impending 15-week abortion ban because they say it would violate their religious beliefs. (1:09:27)