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Pat Robertson Says God Gives More Miracles To 'Simple' Foreigners

Pat Robertson Says God Gives More Miracles To 'Simple' Foreigners | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Pat Robertson recently attempted to explain why more miracles seem to happen for "simple, humble" foreigners than for Americans, and he said it has to do with evolution.
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It would be a miracle if this simple idiot could ever shut his mouth.
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Five Moments From 2014 That Definitely Were A Sign Of The End Times

Five Moments From 2014 That Definitely Were A Sign Of The End Times | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
What better way to criticize your political opponents than by accusing them of creating an oppressive government that will lead to the coming of the Antichrist and fulfill biblical prophecy on the Las
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Stephen Hawking on Black Holes Shows Danger of Listening to Scientists, Says Bachmann

Stephen Hawking on Black Holes Shows Danger of Listening to Scientists, Says Bachmann | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
“If black holes don’t exist, then other things like climate change and evolution probably don’t either.”
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Richard Schatten's curator insight, February 9, 9:09 PM

Now, that's what's really sad, about today's Dysfunctional Politics...if you didn't know that it's the Andy Borowitz Report, you would not even think twice, and truly believe Michele Bachmann said that.
A lot of lunacy in our elected civil servants today...in all political parties, and all flavors of ideologies...but, most particular, and so very obvious...in our political Tea loving community.

At least, Michele admits that she can't see Russia, from her back yard,


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Wait. Texas Is Spending How Much Money to Violate the Constitution?

Wait. Texas Is Spending How Much Money to Violate the Constitution? | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
As usual, when I write about this topic, let me start off by being very clear: Young Earth creationism—the idea that God created the Earth 6,000 to 10,000 years ago, borne of a literal interpretation of the Bible—is wrong.
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Supreme Court Puts Gay Marriage On Hold In Utah

Supreme Court Puts Gay Marriage On Hold In Utah | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday put same-sex marriages on hold in Utah, at least while a federal appeals court more fully considers the issue. The court issued a brief order blocking any new same-sex unions in the state.
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'Real Story' Debate: Is There an Effort to Remove God From American Culture?

'Real Story' Debate: Is There an Effort to Remove God From American Culture? | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
In his Thanksgiving Proclamation 150 years ago, President Abraham Lincoln mentioned God eight times. On Real Story this afternoon, Gretchen Carlson asked her panel of religious experts what has changed in American politics and in our culture overall.
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Tom Hauck's curator insight, November 27, 2013 2:03 AM

Not only REMOVE God...but replace God with Government....

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Dumb Evangelicals Are Holding the US Hostage– The Story the Media Won’t tell

Dumb Evangelicals Are Holding the US Hostage– The Story the Media Won’t tell | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
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Politician Search's curator insight, November 14, 2013 10:08 AM

A grain of salt.  But read it for what it is worth.

StroyC BCU's curator insight, January 21, 10:04 PM

RE 131 - Analyze this and provide evidence

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‘This is not one nation under God’: House stenographer taken from the floor after bizarre outburst | The Raw Story

‘This is not one nation under God’: House stenographer taken from the floor after bizarre outburst | The Raw Story | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
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Antonin Scalia on the Washington Post, “Seinfeld” and the Devil

Antonin Scalia on the Washington Post, “Seinfeld” and the Devil | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia did a hilarious interview with New York magazine--here are the highlights.
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Supreme Court Rules DOMA Unconstitutional

Supreme Court Rules DOMA Unconstitutional | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- The Defense of Marriage Act, the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, is unconstitutional, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday by a 5-4 vote.
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RDFRS: Faith in Constitutions: In God Some Trust

RDFRS: Faith in Constitutions: In God Some Trust | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Our mission is to support scientific education and critical thinking to overcome religious fundamentalism, superstition, intolerance and suffering
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Supreme Court Turns To Defense Of Marriage Act

Supreme Court Turns To Defense Of Marriage Act | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
BY MARK SHERMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — In the second of back-to-back gay marriage cases, the Supreme Court is turning to a constitutional challenge to the law that prevents legally married gay Americans from collecting federal benefits...
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Hillary Clinton Comes Out For Gay Marriage

Hillary Clinton Comes Out For Gay Marriage | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced her support for gay marriage Monday, putting her in line with other potential Democratic presidential candidates on a social issue that is rapidly gaining public approval.
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Maryland City Council Member Won’t Take Oath on Bible Because That’s Not What She Was Elected to Uphold

Maryland City Council Member Won’t Take Oath on Bible Because That’s Not What She Was Elected to Uphold | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
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Whoa, Sarah Silverman Went There

Whoa, Sarah Silverman Went There | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Sarah Silverman has seen her share of controversies -- after all, her no-holds-barred style, coupled with her wit, intelligence and sweetness, has been her calling card for years.
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Atheists demand State Representative apologize

Atheists demand State Representative apologize | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Guest Post from Brian Fields - Co-Chair of Secular Coalition for Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, PA, January 20 -- Despite the claims of bill sponsor Rep. Saccone, ath
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The words of God do not justify cruelty to women

The words of God do not justify cruelty to women | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Discrimination and abuse wrongly backed by doctrine are damaging society, argues former US president Jimmy Carter
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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, November 27, 2013 2:04 PM

One of the few times I will say "Amen".

Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, November 27, 2013 2:05 PM

One of the few times I will say "Amen".

Jennifer Boyd's curator insight, December 15, 2013 10:17 PM

These are not the words of God; they are the words of men with an agenda.

 

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’The atheists are excluded’ - Freedom From Religion Foundation

’The atheists are excluded’ - Freedom From Religion Foundation | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
By Annie Laurie Gaylor Co-President of the Freedom From Religion Foundation There were a few (very few) hopeful moments during the U.S. Supreme C...
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Supreme Court tests limits of prayer at official government meetings

Supreme Court tests limits of prayer at official government meetings | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court, testing the wall between church and state in a sensitive case, wrestled Wednesday with how far government bodies can go in offering prayers at the start of official meetings.
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Christian delusions are driving the GOP insane

Christian delusions are driving the GOP insane | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Why aren't Republicans more frightened of a shutdown and a default? Part of the reason is magical thinking
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Pastor: ‘In God We Trust’ signs on Tennessee courthouse are part of ‘majority rule’ | The Raw Story

Pastor: ‘In God We Trust’ signs on Tennessee courthouse are part of ‘majority rule’ | The Raw Story | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
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PlasmaBorneElectric's comment, August 9, 2013 1:56 PM
"God" is a secular term. The fact that Christians delude themselves into believing the secular word "God" excludes Allah, Thor and/or Horus is just blind ignorance. Christians did invent delusional thinking, they just perfected it.
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Obama calls religious education divisive: Catholics freak out

Obama calls religious education divisive: Catholics freak out | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
President Obama said religious education “encourages division and discourages cooperation,” while speaking in Ireland earlier this week. In response, some Catho
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Charles Nelson's comment, July 7, 2013 9:17 PM
Anti-cristianity is alive and well!
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Pat Robertson Says God Gives More Miracles To 'Simple' Foreigners

Pat Robertson Says God Gives More Miracles To 'Simple' Foreigners | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
Pat Robertson recently attempted to explain why more miracles seem to happen for "simple, humble" foreigners than for Americans, and he said it has to do with evolution.
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Supreme Court Takes On Prop 8

Supreme Court Takes On Prop 8 | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
By MARK SHERMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is wading into the fight over same-sex marriage at a time when public opinion is shifting rapidly in favor of permitting gay and lesbian couples to wed, but 40 states don't allow...
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Santorum: Obama wants 'Godless' America; passion is on the left

Santorum: Obama wants 'Godless' America; passion is on the left | Religion and Politics | Scoop.it
  NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Rick Santorum, the former Pennsylvania senator who very well may have been a Michigan primary win away from being the Republican nominee, gave a rousing defense of social values here at the Conservative Political Action...
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