It’s Sunday, which means it’s time to recap posts around the web that deal with politics or political theology. And unlike some, we don’t shy away from the bad and the ugly. We have a lot to get through this week.
A federal judge ruled the HHS contraception mandate does not violate religious freedom. Well d’uh! No one is being forced to take contraception against their will.
Kurt Willems shares an excerpt from an article by Lisa Sharon Harper. Gotta say, that book looks interesting!
The PA Voter ID law was blocked by a Commonwealth judge. Probably because it suppresses a certain population of voters…
Matthew Paul Turner shared a video of Scott Stapp talking politics with
Fox Faux News Noise. Let the Creed comments commence!
Some pastors were planning on breaking the law by endorsing candidates from the pulpit. I really wish the IRS would bust their asses for this crap.
The unemployment rate fell to 7.8%. Republicans call bs.
Christian Nightmares shares a quote from a Christian Republican legislator regarding slavery. More quotes can be found here. (You’re welcome Rod!)
Bob Cargill shares why fundamentalist Evangelical Republicans scare him. They scare me too!
Two more from PJ Miller:
- Harry Jackson says the church must tell us who to vote for. Dominionism at its finest!
- Christians march in Jerusalem in support of Israel. Yay Zionism!
Finally, Jim West shares this tweet.