August 12, 2013

Monday’s Religion News Roundup: Baby Messiah * Islam Nation * Phone Heaven

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Breaking Bad came back Sunday night.

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A Tennessee judge changed a 7-month-old boy’s name to Martin from Messiah, saying the name Messiah was earned by one person and “that one person is Jesus Christ.” An ex-gay gospel singer says the mayor of D.C., under pressure from gay rights activists, asked him to cancel a commemoration ceremony concert. An Australian politician being dubbed the […]

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  • Kevan Scott

    Wow! Just wow! So much in today’s RNS! I don’t know where to start. But here we go…1. Hasn’t this judge ever heard of the constitution? You know, freedom of speech, Freedom From Religion, all that, apparently to him anyway, nonsense stuff. It’s very scary to me to see such a judge who is so biased and letting his religion rule his decisions. Of course, were he Muslim there would already be such an outcry against his decision that I imagine he’d be forced to resign. Nothing different here except he calls himself Christian so no, none at all, faux outrage from the right! Hey, righties? Can U hear me?

  • Kevan Scott

    As disabled person myself I am in full support of the Downs Syndrome People! Whatever they feel is the best for them personally is what I want for them. No one should harrass these people to go anydirection they do not wish to go & Yes, some Downs people aren’t high functioning but in those cases usually a parent or guardian will help with that.