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Posted inLaw, Religious News

Four Jehovah’s Witnesses charged with child sexual abuse in Pennsylvania

Reading Time: 2 minutes Four members of the Jehovah’s Witnesses, all in Pennsylvania, have been charged with sexually abusing a total of 19 kids (including some of their own) over the course of several years. It’s the result of “hundreds of hours of grand jury testimony” and three years of investigation. “These cases are disturbing, the allegations hard to […]

Posted inNews

Op-ed: Intruders

Reading Time: 5 minutes A WEEK or two ago I was at my desk composing a blog post about US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s use of the front page of the State Department website to advertise a speech he gave on ‘Being a Christian Leader‘ when I was startled by a knock on the outside door. I don’t […]

Posted inUncategorized

Jehovah’s Creationists

Reading Time: 6 minutes This is a post from Paul Jenkins, a friend of mine form Portsmouth Skeptics in the Pub who has a blog Notes from an Evil Burnee, and who also runs the Skepticule podcast on which I do a counter-apologetics segment. Recently I had written on my experience with Jehovah’s Witnesses, and Paul has also posted on this. I repost his offering with kind permission:

Posted inGeneral

When the Jehovah’s Witnesses came over…

Reading Time: 2 minutes So there I was, stark bollock naked, having just had a shower. Not probably what you were expecting from this post, for sure. The door bell rang, and my partner answered. I kept half an ear open, intrigued as to who it might be. I heard words like “…my partner upstairs…” and “…you might want […]

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