Pope Benedict XVI has stirred up a controversy by stating that it might be okay in some cases to wear a condom; specifically, so homosexual prostitutes can prevent the spread of disease.Â Is this the first step in a Vatican reversal of longstanding policy against birth control, or just a cheap swipe at those icky gays?
And while “Bishop” Eddie Long is still defending himself against charges of improper behavior with teenage boys under his spiritual care, another Atlanta area megachurch minister has decided to come out of the closet!Â Pastor Jim Swilley of the Church in the Now has announced, after 20+ years of marriage and four children, that he is gay.
Plus:Â Actor Michael Brea (Ugly Betty) is accused of murdering his mother with a ceremonial Masonic sword, while ranting feverishly about sin, repentance and the devil.
And: The Holey Scripture!Â We launch an exploration of the entire Book of Revelation.Â Get out your controlled substances and settle in for some good old-fashioned Biblical terror.
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Recorded November 27, 2010.Â Hosted by John C. Snider and David Driscoll.
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