Let’s not lie about Mary any more

Mary wasn’t a meek and frightened woman. She was fierce. From Patheos: Yes, she is startled by the presence of the angel.  So were Gideon, Jacob, Jonah, and the shepherds of Bethlehem, to name a few, they who, like Mary, questioned the angel in wonder, doubt, and even resistance.  They are noted for their reluctance.  …

Satanists plan to test the Hobby Lobby decision in Missouri

A pregnant woman who goes by the name of “Mary” (see what they did there?) says she plans to test the Hobby Lobby decision because the state’s 72-hour waiting period is a hardship for her. She is supported by area Satanists because: As a religion, the Satanic Temple argues, its adherents could claim that state …