Problems with the Bible

On Facebook, along with posting an article by Valarie Tarico on “Captive virgins, polygamy and sex slaves: What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible,” I wrote something like this:

The church has found ways to deal with the literal text so that it does not have to take these . . . → Read More: Problems with the Bible

Today We Commemorate Perpetua and Felicity

[Straight from Wikipedia:]

Saints Perpetua and Felicity (believed to have died 203) are Christian martyrs of the 3rd century. Perpetua was a married noblewoman, said to have been 22 years old at the time of her death, and mother of an infant she was nursing. Felicity, a slave imprisoned with her and pregnant at the . . . → Read More: Today We Commemorate Perpetua and Felicity