Reading Time: 3 minutes Once again, the Christmas holiday has come. Just days before December 25th, the northern hemisphere experienced the shortest day of the year; conversely, the south had it longest. Just one of those things that happens when you have a ball careening around a sustained nuclear furnace at 30 kilometers a second with a small angular […]
Episcopal Church Fadeout
Reading Time: 2 minutes One of America’s oldest and wealthiest denominations is in terminal demographic decline.
“Who do you say I am?” Bad Commentary Research on the SoB
Reading Time: 10 minutes In my previous post [also here] on a recent attempt at defending an astronomical Star of Bethlehem, I highlighted a number of issues with the writing of Dave Armstrong. In the time between writing that blog and now, Dave has made several more posts, along with comment exchanges. As I highlighted in my old post, Dave failed […]
Taking on that SOB in Catholic News
Reading Time: 9 minutes It’s been a long time since I posted here at ATP. Every holiday season there will be articles repeating the theories of what the Star of Bethlehem really was. Or could have been. It definitely was real, and it could have been any of a dozen things. Or so the articles go on, and each year it’s […]
Fears of Right-Wing Violence Lead N. Carolina Towns to Cancel Christmas Parades
Reading Time: 2 minutes Right-wing racists only have themselves to blame.
Rick Wiles: House Democrats Are “Forcing Me to Stockpile Ammunition”
Reading Time: < 1 minute The FBI needs to keep a close eye on this violent Christian.
Trump: I “Don’t Believe” Nancy Pelosi When She Says She’s Praying for Me
Reading Time: 2 minutes Remember when evangelicals denounced Trump for questioning someone’s faith? Me neither.
Dominionist Pastor: God Will Split History Into “Before Trump” and “After Trump”
Reading Time: < 1 minute There’s a reason Trump will be in the history books. This isn’t it.
Texas Judge Gets Public Warning for Refusing to Perform Same-Sex Weddings
Reading Time: 2 minutes A judge who can’t do her job shouldn’t be a judge.
Rick Wiles: We’ve Let “Kabbalah-Practicing Jews… Defile the Nation”
Reading Time: < 1 minute This guy has White House press credentials.