Christian Right Weekly Round-Up: Pastor Pillow Plants a Flag on the New Texasalem

Before taking his place of divine, intergalactic call at the acrylic lectern, Pastor Pillow paced the crimson carpet podium of the Cubic Zirconium Cathedral Ministries sanctuary. With a righteous furrow across his brow and well-worn New International Version Bible in hand, he turned on his heels and rendered the opening lines of his sermon to […]

Gun of the Hand, Leopard of the Snow

“This gun of the hand is for the taking of human life.  We believe it is wrong to take the life; that is only for God.” When I search my memory banks for the origins of my quasi-pacifism, the above quote from the 1985 Harrison Ford film Witness always springs to mind. I confess:  I […]