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Campaign To Remove ‘Under God’ From Pledge Causes Contention

i pledge allegiance under god

The clause “under God,” added to the Pledge of Allegiance in 1954, has been a subject of debate numerous times. Now it’s in question once again, as the American Humanist Association leads a campaign to have “under God” removed from the pledge entirely. The AHA is basing their effort on a survey in which about… Read more »

The Bible Burned, Urinated On By Prescott Man

The Bible Has Been Desecrated

The Bible has long been a source of inspiration for Christians, and is looked at as one of literary value by scholars and English teachers across the continent. However, for one Prescott, Arizona, man, it is meant for insults and degradation. Eric Minerault, a 22-year-old man calling himself “Dark Lord,” was arrested after Prescott Police… Read more »

‘Duck Dynasty': Phil Robertson Raising Money For Jews In Israel

'Duck Dynasty': Phil Robertson Raising Money For Jews In Israel

Duck Dynasty may have become controversial due to Phil Robertson and his GQ interview, but that does not stop the family from trying to do good in the world despite the protestations of critics. In fact, Phil and Alan Robertson will be lending their support to raising money for Jews in Israel. In a related… Read more »

The Bible: Church Attempts Cover-To-Cover Reading In 72 Hours

The Bible In 72 Hours: Think You Could Do It?

The Bible is a book on which billions of people, past and present, have built the foundation of their lives. That being said, you can usually walk in to any church in America and find numerous individuals who haven’t read it. However, one church is hoping to change that for its members and anyone else… Read more »

Church Cancels Funeral: Gay Man Denied By Congregation

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Cancels Gay Man's Funeral

A Tampa church has canceled the funeral of a gay man and sparked fresh controversy. Julion Evans’ mother was standing by his casket at the wake when she received a phone call from the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. The pastor informed the grieving woman that her son’s funeral service, scheduled to occur the next… Read more »

ISIS Terrorists Destroy The Historic Tomb Of Bible Prophet Jonah

Jonah Shrine Explosion

Ever since ISIS began their assault on the Middle Eastern world, they have caused havoc and turmoil wherever they went. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times on their movements, including their persecutions against Christians which includes the burning of an 1,800-year-old church and an ultimatum to Iraqi Christians to convert to Islam or… Read more »

Pope Francis Calls U.S. Treatment Of Illegal Immigrants ‘Racist And Xenophobic,’ Asks Amnesty For Migrant Children

Pope Francis Calls U.S. Treatment Of Illegal Immigrants 'Racist And Xenophobic,' Asks Amnesty For Migrant Children

Pope Francis is calling the way the United States is treating illegal immigrants “racist and xenophobic.” The leader of the Catholic church waded even further into American politics by agreeing with President Obama that the illegal immigration crisis was a “humanitarian emergency” and that migrants should be welcomed into the country. In a related report… Read more »

Atheists May Not Exist, According To Science

Atheists Not Real, Science Claims

Atheists may not exist. This rather shocking statement may seem like a bit of click-bait, but it’s actually the conclusion many scientists — some of them avowed atheists themselves — are starting to buy in to. According to Science 2.0 writer Nury Vittachi, an examination of several scholarly findings puts forth the theory that even… Read more »

Pope Francis Orders The Vatican To Create Art Exhibit Promoting Chrislam

Chrislam

Back in the 1970s, Tela Tella founded a sect that recognized both the Bible and Qu’ran as holy texts, in which it combined both Christianity and Islam. Thus Chrislam was created. Forty years later, the sect has gained a lot of popularity among progressive-thinking Christians and Muslims. The religion’s girth spread exponentially when Rick Warren,… Read more »