Christian News

Atheists lodge complaint against Clemson football program for prayer services

Atheist group, Freedom from Religion Foundation, has lodged a complaint against the Clemson football program, accusing the coach of running a team that is “entangled” and “entrenched” in religion. FFRF complained that the athletic program participates in bible studies and prayer services and since the school is partly state-funded, the…
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Christian News

“Homophobia” shaves years off your life – how to handle ever-changing moral standards

Slipped to the public under the guise of serious scientific research, a Columbia University research team has released a new research paper which concludes that homophobia shaves years off your life – years to be exact.  Their stated solution is for society to accept homosexuality as a conventional moral standard in…
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History

The genealogy of Jesus Christ and why there are differences between Matthew and Luke

How do we know the genealogical line of Jesus? The genealogy of Jesus is described in two different passages of the New Testament – one in the Gospel of Luke and the other in the Gospel of Matthew.  Matthew's attempt at recording the genealogy of Jesus commences with Abraham and…
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Genesis

The death of Abraham (Genesis 25:1 – 25:11)

In later age, Abraham took a new wife, Keturah who bore him six sons, including some lines which would become significant (and enemies of Isaac) in later chapters – the Ashurites (Assyrians), Letushites, Midianites, Shuhites, and Leummites.  Abraham left everything to Isaac and gave gifts to his remaining sons and…
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Christian News

Cloudy U.N. report suggests Vatican purposefully adopted policies promoting molestation of children

According to a human rights committee, the Vatican "systematically" adopted policies that allowed priests to rape and molest tens of thousands of children over decades.  The committee urged the Holy See to open its files on pedophiles and bishops who concealed their crimes.  The report, which took the Vatican by…
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Christian News

Science Daily claims camels could not exist in Moses’ time – untangling conflicting scientific views

Regular Bible Blender readers know I’m a geek at heart with a strong love for science and technology.  Regular readers also know that despite my adoration of science, one of my pet peeves, and one of the focal points of Bible Blender, is the misconception that science and religion cannot…
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