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Ea$ter

Layperson Lecture #11.2It’s the Idiot Before G0D with another rant about the monetization of holy days. This time, it’s Easter. Easter Sunday, which I call Resurrection Sunday, is one of the most important days in the Christian liturgical calendar. For those who subscribe to sacrificial theology and substitutionary atonement, this is the day Jesus rose…

Valentine’s and Saint Valentine’s Days

It’s me: the Idiot before G0D with a rant about the monetization of holy days! It’s the 14th of February: a day which might be Valentine’s Day or Saint Valentine’s Day, depending on your point of view. Really, they are two very different events which take place on the same day. According to Wikipedia, Valentine…