Ep. 408 - The Pope vs. Petowners

Jan 07, 09:08 PM

This week, we talked about an Oklahoma law to bring the KJV Bible into the classroom, what marriage is about, whether "unreligious" cruelty has any meaning, and more!

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Jessica and I sat down to talk about several stories from the past week involving religion and politics.

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-- Pope Francis says having pets instead of kids is selfish. (2:00)

-- A proposed law in Oklahoma would put the KJV and fundamentalist preachers in certain classrooms. (7:00)

-- Marriage is not about being happy, says one very misogynistic pastor. (22:15)

-- A 14-year-old girl was impregnated by her youth pastor. She's finally telling her side of the story. (30:42)

-- The phrase "unreligious cruelty" makes no sense, so why is a Washington Post columnist using it? (41:22)

-- What would you do in this moral dilemma? (46:27)

-- Should we feel bad about old churches dying out? (55:48)