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Bill Maher is not a fan of Islam, and in a recent interview with Charlie Rose, he made no bones about drawing the distinction between the Islamic faith and Christianity, which was especially surprising since Maher is an outspoken atheist. At one point in the interview, Rose tried comparing Islam to Christianity, and Maher stopped… Read more »
Ever since the internet became the place to be for social interaction, many have utilized it to make certain things known or to promote causes. Sometimes, said certain things and causes are attached with some sort of interaction such as the ALS ice bucket challenge. Other times, interaction become viral but don’t actually have any… Read more »
The debate over atheism and Christianity is alive and well. An admitted ...
Over the past two months, the world has been on the edge of their seats because of the actions of an Islamic group, known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, who rose to prominence through terror. To most of us, they are known as ISIS and they’ve been reported on numerous times for… Read more »
The discovery of a 1,500 year-old papyrus charm is making waves in the theological world. Coined The Last Supper Charm for its reference to Jesus Christ’s Last Supper with his disciples, the papyrus charm is thought to be the “first ever found to refer to the Last Supper and use magic in the Christian context,”… Read more »
Victoria Osteen is a flamboyant and controversial character in her role as ...
Drones. The frightening, remote-controlled, robots in the sky have been the ...
For most people, the best way to support a community is to support local businesses. Whether it’s a store or restaurant, there is something particularly rewarding when partaking in a mom and pop shop over the mass-produced, cookie-cutter, corporate stores seen on every corner. Also, local businesses have a thing for giving back to their… Read more »
For most people — whether they’re religious or not — the perceived view of Jesus Christ is that of a popular notion. Born in a manger from a virgin, teacher to twelve, healed the sick, performed miracles, died for our sins, and resurrection are just some things we recognize in general of the Son of… Read more »
Ever since atheists filed a lawsuit for the removal of the Ten Commandments at the American Civil Liberties Union in Oklahoma, the supposed war between the faith for Jesus Christ and those who say they have no faith at all has amplified. From counter lawsuits to counter counter lawsuits, this back and forth game has… Read more »
American Christian persecution is a fickle subject to be talking about because it is far different from the persecution most Christians around the world suffer. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on such instances of persecution. In China, a missionary couple from Canada were detained for supposedly “spying.” In the Middle East, Christians are beheaded… Read more »
For the longest time, Mark Driscoll was considered the “rock star” pastor among all pastors when it comes to mega churches. Unlike Joel Osteen, Joseph Prince, or Joyce Meyer, he was known for his edginess, his aggressiveness, and – of course – his potty mouth. Unfortunately, we here at The Inquisitr have reported numerous times… Read more »
Ever since Apple made their iOS line, the demand for applications has grown tenfold. Starting out with iPhones followed by Android, it seemed as if apps were the wave of the future. It is apps that have taken the video game industry by storm, making regular console and PC games somewhat obsolete. Zynga and Rovio… Read more »
Over the past decade or so, the view that Christianity has been under attack and persecution has increased, or at least vocally among other Christians. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times of such persecutions which includes the American kind like a Christian cake decorator who was decreed to create wedding cakes for gay… Read more »
Vladimir Putin has been the centralized figure in many articles reported here on The Inquisitr. Some have been popularly candid, such as his honoring in WWE and when he hoped Boyz II Men would increase fertility. On the other hand, some have been serious, which includes his treatment of homosexuals and his supposed link to… Read more »
Father Jorge Mario Bergoglio, who recently became Pope Francis, has been a truly open-minded and tolerant leader for the Christians around the world. He has shown exemplary compassion and has taken steps that his predecessors wouldn’t have even considered. The Pope recently offered a few simple guidelines to life. These tips, or “religious life hacks,”… Read more »
For many who study what is known as the “Meat of the Word” of the Holy Bible, there are many scriptures that talk about following Jesus Christ, instead of just being a fan. One such command is to evangelize to people who haven’t heard about the Son of God. As a matter of fact, it… Read more »
For most Christians (the ones who are followers and not fans), they believe the culture, as well as the government, are generally turning on what the Holy Bible stands for. A good example in today’s news of this situation is when The Inquisitr reported on how Chick-Fil-A and Hobby Lobby were recently under fire for… Read more »
When it comes to the world and Christianity, it is almost guaranteed that most of the world will show true persecution, which includes imprisonment and death. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported how Christians in the Middle East are being killed, especially in Islamic nations. Even buildings dedicated to Christianity have been destroyed, including one… Read more »
Over the years, Demi Lovato has become one of the most prominent stars in both the musical spotlight and the camera limelight. Just this year alone, The Inquisitr reported numerous times on her professional and personal life. Professional highlights included her becoming the new face for the shoe brand Skechers, as well as the significant… Read more »
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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 »
For most fathers, their relationship with their sons is a special one. We here at The Inquisitr have reported on when fathers were the best, especially for Father’s Day. We also reported a Father’s Day hoax that really got underneath people’s skin. What is saddening is that the hoax may have angered people, but it… Read more »
In Islam, Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calender and is observed worldwide as the month of fasting. This year, Ramadan began on Saturday, June 28, 2014 and will end on Sunday, July 27, 2014, an approximate total of 30 days. Now, there are reports coming out that U.S. personnel in Bahrain have… Read more »
The pastor of a Southern California church pleaded guilty Monday to charges that he tortured and abused a 13-year-old boy back in 2012, even once twisting the boy’s nipples with pliers during a Bible study session, in order to “discipline” the 13-year-old and make him “accept responsibility for his actions.” Lonnie Lee Remmers, by copping… Read more »
For the longest time, homosexuality was considered an abomination in the Christian faith. Citing multiple versus from the book of Leviticus (18:22 and 20:13), Christians and Jews have enforced how the act of men having sexual relations with another man is an abomination and a sin punishable by death. Now, certain denominations have accepted gay… Read more »
For most people, the concept of an implantable chip is either controversial or the next step of human progression. For many, they see the concept to the betterment of mankind, but for others, they see mankind’s control and submission. For the latter, one group dubbed the End Timers — or Watchmen — see it as… Read more »
The past fourteen years has been a very interesting time for the faithful, especially for those who believe in End Times. Given the name of “Watchmen” – relative to soldiers who watch on the city walls for signs of upcoming danger – they have looked to the collection of all signs that indicate Jesus Christ’s… Read more »
Elton John has started the Fourth of July fireworks a bit early with his ...
To most people in the world, especially in the western hemisphere (United States, Canada, etc.), Christianity is the belief that Jesus Christ is the only begotten Son of God and only through him are our sins forgiven. He did say that He is the way, and only through Him can we get to the Father…. Read more »
The Pope doesn’t appear well. He has just canceled another visit, a third this month. The 77-year old religious leader to the Christian community around the globe has significantly scaled-back his public visits & appearances, citing reasons of fatigue. Due to an “unexpected indisposition,” 77-year- old Pope Francis canceled his third event so far this… Read more »
Sudan re-released Meriam Ibrahim after arresting her and her family as she attempted to leave the country this morning. Sudan has been in the spotlight in recent weeks because of the arrest and conviction of Sudanese Christian woman Meriam Ibrahim on charges of apostasy. Under Sharia law in Sudan, apostasy from Islam is punishable by… Read more »
Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson is a polarizing figure, but should a federal union be calling for those who support him to be fired – just for having a bumper sticker on their car? Love him, hate him, agree with him, or think he’s an idiot, there’s no denying that Duck Commander Phil Robertson and… Read more »
A lot is happening for the NBA. The NBA is in the midst of the NBA Playoffs, which the Golden State Warriors were recently eliminated which cost Mark Williams his job. The NBA is also in a situation pertaining to Donald Sterling and NBA team, Los Angeles Clippers. Now conspiracy theories have arisen that NBA… Read more »
Americans are losing faith in the Bible, continuing humanity’s slow awakening from a long superstitious slumber. According to the American Bible Society’s latest “State of the Bible 2014″ poll, young Americans in particular are less likely to view the Bible as sacred literature. Young Americans are also less likely to believe the Bible contains everything… Read more »
Pope Francis still plans to declare sainthood for two of his papal predecessors despite taking personal responsibility on Friday for the sex abuse that plagued the church during their papacies. John Paul II and John XXIII will be declared saints during a canonization ceremony on April 27. On Friday, Pope Francis begged forgiveness from the… Read more »
Most of the Christian faith believes Jesus was a great man who died for all ...
When it comes to Christian movies at the box office, it is either a major hit or an epic fail. Unfortunately, the trend for Christian movies has been the latter. Most of the reason comes from what is considered “quality entertainment” and what people supposedly want to see. Do people want to watch an entertaining… Read more »
It seems that at least one of the Christian movies out currently is taking a big hit by critics and even Atheists. Kevin Sorbo, a Christian man, is involved in a Christian film called “God’s Not Dead”. The story is about a college student named Josh Wheaton played by Shane Harper, another real-life Christian man,… Read more »
Pure Flix, the company responsible for such great Christian films like The Encounter and Jerusalem Countdown, is releasing their first box office movie today! God’s Not Dead will release in select theaters for today, and today only, at either. For most people, Christian movies are very rare in mainstream media. They appear once every so-and-so… Read more »
Duck Dynasty star, Sadie Robertson, recently said in an interview with Fox 411, that she is putting her faith first before fame. Most of the time, child stars would end doing some crazy things the older they get. Miley Cyrus was making headlines for posing topless. Justin Beiber dropped $75,000 in a Miami strip club…. Read more »
The Costco Bibles fiction fiasco actually has some Christian pastors happy about the controversy. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Costco Bibles were accidentally labeled as “fiction” within a small number of stores. Over the years, many have either tried to disprove or prove the Bible. For example, one man recently claimed Jesus was… Read more »
Evangelist Billy Graham will reach his 95th birthday on November 7; he ...
Once again The Inquisitr welcomes contributing author Noah Beck, who ...
Is Jesus a covert messiah? That’s the claim of one self-professed Bible scholar who claims the ancient Romans made up Jesus as politically driven crowd control. Jesus has been making some unusual news lately. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Vatican misspelled his name as “Lesus” on the new Papal medals. Joseph Atwill will… Read more »
Lubbock, TX – A billboard depicting a tattooed Jesus Christ has some religious Texas residents on edge, despite the fact that the website behind the advertisement offers a message of faith. The billboard, hosted by the website Jesustattoo.org, is posted along a West Lubbock highway, and has believers up in arms. So much so, that… Read more »
Teresa Scanlan, better known to most as Miss America 2011, is now a ...
A self-proclaimed evangelist is backtracking this week after he was caught using a Modern Family publicity still on the cover of his new book. The self published book by Evangelist Doug Sehorne was called Bible Principles Of Child Discipline. There’s a nifty little parenthetical subtitle informing you that Sehorne’s advice comes from the book of… Read more »