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3 Reasons I Wouldn't Send My Daughter to a Christian School
Originally Posted: 10/30/2014 - 3:18pm | Type: Blog

It might sound counterintuitive for an ordained Christian minister to say, but there are a few reasons I would not send my daughter to some Christian schools. In the past few mont ...

Pope Francis: ‘Evolution … Is Not Inconsistent with the Notion of Creation’
Originally Posted: 10/28/2014 - 9:04am | Type: Blog

“God is not a divine being or a magician, but the Creator who brought everything to life,” the pope said. “Evolution in nature is not inconsistent with the notion of creation, because evolution requires the cr ...

The Party of Pink
Originally Posted: 08/06/2014 - 9:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Ed Spivey Jr. America should be like a box of crayons, but with fewer colors. WHEN MARK TWAIN supposedly said ...

A Noah State of Mind
Originally Posted: 05/14/2014 - 9:00am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum The problem is not with the ark, but with the ark mentality it represents. AS THIS IS wri ...

A Matter of Misinformation
Originally Posted: 05/08/2014 - 8:30am | Type: Blog

In just the latest evidence that a certain subset of conservative evangelical Christians really has no interest in occupying the real world with the rest of us, the trailer for a new movie called A Matter of F ...

What Christians Could Do With $70 Million ... Besides Build a Noah's Ark Replica
Originally Posted: 03/05/2014 - 3:14pm | Type: Blog

Every so often, the young-earth groups come up with an idea that is just so plainly, utterly, obviously wrong — in every sense of the word — that it demands a response from a larger subset of believers. ...

Tyler Francke On Ken Ham's Gospel
Originally Posted: 03/03/2014 - 1:50pm | Type: Press

February 10, 2014 Sojo in the News James McGrath ...

Evolution, Creationism, Intelligent Design And THE Problem Of Animal Suffering (Interview With Ron Osborn)
Originally Posted: 02/28/2014 - 4:07pm | Type: Press

February 13, 2014 Sojo in the News Peter Enns ...

The Gospel According to Young-Earth Creationist Ken Ham
Originally Posted: 02/10/2014 - 2:35pm | Type: Blog

We don’t need to find pieces of Noah’s ark to know the gospel is true; we know the gospel is true because Jesus (remember him, Mr. Ham?) is risen and he lives in us. There was a m ...

When ‘Creationists’ Aren’t Really Creationists
Originally Posted: 02/04/2014 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

This willy-nilly misapplication of the terms “creationist” and “creationism” simply has got to stop, and here’s why. If you perused some of the headlines coming out of Slate the p ...

How Creationism Deconstructs Itself and Why Darwin’s Fish Might Be a Bully
Originally Posted: 11/05/2012 - 12:00pm | Type: Blog

“People who insist that the sacredness of Scripture depends on belief in creation in a literal six days seem never to insist on a literal reading of ‘to him who asks, give,’ or ‘sell what you have and give the ...