Would Ben Carson Be OK if He Said a Pagan Goat Blood Drinker Should Not be President?

When Ben Carson said a Muslim should not be President, he got all sorts of enraged responses. So what about this Florida Senate candidate? As soon as Ben Carson said he didn’t think a Muslim should be the President of the United States he was accused of violating the Constitution because it says there is “no religious test.” OK, what about this guy, as reported by the Associated Press: “Senate candidate’s goat sacrifice, talk of war with government disrupts Florida Libertarians.” Two Read more […]

The Problem of Paganism

It never fails to amaze me how some Christians want to make issues over the most ridiculous things. For example, I can always count on a number of individuals to complain loudly about their refusal to observe certain holidays, because they are based on “pagan traditions.” I’m sure most readers know at least one or two of these people themselves, perhaps you even are one. And even though I have no desire of being respectful to actual pagan traditions, fighting this holiday war is a misguided—despite Read more […]