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Text of Atheist Prayer Given in Arizona House
An atheist lawmaker's daily prayer Tuesday at the Arizona House of Representatives led a fellow lawmaker to ask for a do-over the following day. Democratic Rep. Juan Mendez of Tempe said he was looking for a way to convey his feelings like other ...
Ariz. lawmaker comes out as atheist during meetingUSA TODAY
Arizona House member's atheist nod at prayer time sparks do-over from ...Washington Post
Atheist Arizona lawmaker quotes Carl Sagan for House opening prayerRaw Story
UPI.com (blog) -14 News WFIE Evansville -Mediaite
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This Oklahoma atheist isn't thanking the Lord
(CNN) – Behind her were ruins, a tangled mess where structures once stood. Cradled in her arms, the mother's 19-month-old son played with a snatched microphone, unfazed by the chaos swirling around him. And in front of Rebecca Vitsmun stood CNN's ...
Wolf Blitzer's Oklahoma atheist interview gets viewers talkingLos Angeles Times
Limbaugh says CNN's Wolf Blitzer 'found the only atheist' in Okla.TheBlaze.com (blog)
Wolf Blitzer to atheist: Thank God, right?WND.com
AMERICAblog (blog) -Salon
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Juan Mendez Atheist Congressman Delivers First Secular Invocation in Arizona ...
Yesterday, 28-year-old Juan Mendez entered the Arizona House chamber as a relatively unknown first term representative. The Arizona House of Representatives typically begins their sessions with a prayer, led by a rotating member, followed by the Pledge ...
Pope Francis Says Atheists Who Do Good Are Redeemed, Not Just Catholics
Pope Francis rocked some religious and atheist minds today when he declared that everyone was redeemed through Jesus, including atheists. During his homily at Wednesday Mass in Rome, Francis emphasized the importance of "doing good" as a principle ...
Pope Francis: God Redeems Atheists For 'Good Works,' Christians Must Accept ...News One
Pope to 'intolerant' Catholics: Good atheists existRappler
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Wolf Blitzer Atheist Interview: 'You're Blessed...Do You Thank the Lord ...
Wolf Blitzer interviewed an atheist on Tuesday for CNN, however, things turned awkward as the anchor attempted to question the woman about how she survived the Oklahoma tornado which devastated the region this week. The woman, Rebecca, fled her ...
Lawmaker Comes Out as Atheist During House Prayer
(Newser) – The Arizona House and Senate typically convene with a prayer, which members take turns delivering. But Democratic Rep. Juan Mendez did something unusual yesterday: He took the opportunity to announce that he's an atheist (he referenced his ...
Atheist group bullies Oklahoma school to remove Ten Commandments
An Oklahoma school district has announced it permanently removed the Ten Commandments from high school classrooms. Muldrow Public Schools apparently bowed to pressure from the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), an atheist group that ...
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Tornado survivor to Wolf Blitzer: Sorry, I'm an atheist. I don't have to thank ...
But as she held her 18-month-old son, Rebecca Vitsmun politely replied, “I'm actually an atheist.” A flummoxed Blitzer quickly lobbed back, “You are. All right. But you made the right call,” and Vitsmun graciously offered him a lifeline. “We are here ...
Wolf Blitzer Asks Atheist Tornado Survivor If She 'Thanks The Lord' (VIDEO)Huffington Post
CNN anchor asks atheist tornado survivor: 'Do you thank the Lord?'Washington Times (blog)
CNN's Wolf Blitzer tells atheist tornado survivor: 'You gotta thank the Lord'Raw Story
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Atheist Arizona lawmaker quotes Carl Sagan for House opening prayer
An atheist state lawmaker in Arizona invoked astronomer Carl Sagan on Tuesday when he was tasked with giving the opening prayer for the state House of Representatives. Democratic state Representative Juan Mendez began by asking members not to ...
Arizona lawmaker: I'm an atheistazcentral.com
AZ Lawmaker In Charge of House Prayer Tells Colleagues He's an AtheistGawker
Lawmaker Comes Out as Atheist During House PrayerNewser
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Wednesday's Religion News Roundup: Tornado Theology * Red State Atheist ...
Religion News Service
... and at the Christian Century blog, MaryAnn McKibben Dana has more reflections in “When bad theology happens to good people.” How about when live TV happens to Wolf Blitzer? Give the guy credit, he found a real live atheist in red state Oklahoma.
Deal weighs in on atheist materials being donated
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ATLANTA (AP) - Gov. Nathan Deal says he believes in the right of atheist groups to donate literature for use in cabins and lodges in Georgia's state parks just as Bibles are allowed. Deal said Tuesday "if somebody doesn't want to read the Gideon Bibles ...
Group Wants Atheist Books Placed Next to Gideon BiblesCharisma News
Atheist Books To Be Placed Next To Bibles In Georgia Parks In Response To ...Huffington Post
Atheist group sending books to Georgia state parksAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
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Washington Times (blog)
CNN anchor asks atheist tornado survivor: 'Do you thank the Lord?'
Washington Times (blog)
Reporting from Moore, Okla., which was decimated by a tornado Monday, he asked a woman named Rebecca if she had thanks to give for the outcome (she managed to escape her destroyed home with her 19-month-old son). “Well, you're blessed. Brian ...
Lee Strobel on Atheists vs Ball State U Professor Teaching Creationism
Evolutionists and atheist activists who recently complained about a Ball State University assistant professor teaching creationism may be missing a broader view of education, according to popular Christian apologist Lee Strobel, who says that colleges ...
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