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Brandeis University Backs Away From Giving Honorary Degree To Islam Critic

Brandeis University Backs Away From Giving Honorary Degree To Islam Critic

Source: Josh Feldman / Mediaite Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a very outspoken critic of Islam, especially the treatment of women in the Islamic religion. Brandeis University had planned to award Hirsi Ali an honorary degree, but rescinded that announcement today, saying “We cannot overlook that certain of her past statements are inconsistent with Brandeis University’s core values.” […]

Chicago Preacher James Meeks Dumps Dems, Backs GOP Gubernatorial Candidate

Chicago Preacher James Meeks Dumps Dems, Backs GOP Gubernatorial Candidate

Source: Mike Tobin / FoxNews The choir sang hallelujah as the congregation of 15,000 clapped and sang along. Reverend James Meeks ratcheted up the intensity of his speech. “Man looks at the outside,” he shouted rearing his head back. “But God looks at your heart! Are you with me here?” Judging by the response, Meeks had the […]

‘Every Woman Wants A R.O.C.K’ – Dr. Alduan Tartt

‘Every Woman Wants A R.O.C.K’ – Dr. Alduan Tartt

What happens when a Pastor uses the word “hoes”? Roland Martin speaks to relationship expert Dr. Alduan Tartt to get behind the issue and starts the conversation around African Americans and sexual intimacy. “African Americans aren’t having conversations around sexual intimacy, which opens the doors for both parties to cheat,” Dr. Tartt says. So we […]

Atlanta Archbishop Apologizes For Lavish Living, May Sell Mansion

Atlanta Archbishop Apologizes For Lavish Living, May Sell Mansion

Source: Reuters The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Atlanta has apologized for building a $2.2 million mansion to use as his home, a move that made him the object of derision and complaint, and said he may sell it. Archbishop Wilton Gregory said he took his “eye off the ball” after the archdiocese received a $15 […]

Pope Replaces “Bishop Of Bling” After Scandal Over Pricey New Home

Pope Replaces “Bishop Of Bling” After Scandal Over Pricey New Home

Source: AP / CBS News VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Wednesday permanently removed a German bishop from his Limburg diocese after his $43-million new residence complex caused an uproar among the faithful. Francis had temporarily expelled Monsignor Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst from Limburg in October pending a church inquiry. At the center of the controversy was the price […]

Roland Martin Unfiltered: Everybody Ain’t My Brother’s Keeper

Roland Martin Unfiltered: Everybody Ain’t My Brother’s Keeper

Roland Martin delivered the word at the New Olivet Baptist Church of Memphis, TN.

Fred Phelps Westboro Baptist Founder, Dies

Fred Phelps Westboro Baptist Founder, Dies

Source: Bart Jansen / USA Today Fred Phelps Sr., a fierce opponent of homosexuality whose protests at military funerals prompted two federal laws, died shortly after midnight Thursday, his daughter Margie Phelps says. She didn’t give the cause of death or the condition that recently put him in hospice care. He was 84. Phelps headed the Westboro […]

Woman Allegedly Claims Devil Told Her To Stab Husband For ‘Worshiping’ NASCAR

Woman Allegedly Claims Devil Told Her To Stab Husband For ‘Worshiping’ NASCAR

Source: Jeff Bobo / TimesNews.net CHURCH HILL — A woman who allegedly drove her car into a church Sunday night and then stabbed her husband in the chest at the altar because he was “worshiping the NASCAR race at Bristol” also reportedly made numerous statements about her conversations with God and the devil. Stephanie Faye Hamman, […]

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Sr. “On The Edge Of Death,” Son Says

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Sr. “On The Edge Of Death,” Son Says

Source: AP / CBS News The estranged son of the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church said his father is “on the edge of death.” Fred Phelps Sr. became famous for organizing picket lines of brightly-colored signs carrying hateful messages against tolerance during the funerals of military personnel and famous figures. His actions led to at least two […]

Pastor Dies After Telling Church Congregation He Cheated On Wife

Pastor Dies After Telling Church Congregation He Cheated On Wife

Source: The Huffington Post A pastor reportedly died Sunday after confessing to his congregants that he had committed adultery. Bishop Bobby Davis of the Miracle Faith World Outreach church in Bridgeport, Conn., asked his congregants to stay after his sermon on March 9 so that he could ask their forgiveness for his unfaithfulness, a source told the Connecticut Post. […]

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