Picture of good looking beardy guy from the "Just Pray" video.

Re-blog: Seven reasons to ban the Lord’s prayer.

The Bishop of Sheffield, Steven Croft, has lashed out (or as much as English Bishops do lash out) in response to cinemas banning a simple video of people reciting the Lord’s prayer.  The ban was put in place so that audiences “would not be offended” by the prayer when shown before Star Wars, or something. Continue reading

“With great power there must also come great responsibility.”

What’s your superpower?

This phrase is normally accredited to Stan Lee, but in various forms it is pre-dated by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1908, and a biblical variant is in the book of Luke.  Most of us, however, will remember these words as being said by Benjamin “Ben” Parker, the uncle of Peter Parker / Spiderman. Continue reading