President Jacob Zuma has gone biblical in his forecasts of power for the ANC, in a semantic shift in the way the party speaks of itself and opposers. Empires throughout history have set impressive time periods for their planned longevity, and the ANC has gone biblical with its own forecast, saying that it will rule […]
A handful of fringe church leaders have taken on Thuli Madonsela, praying against “demons” in their bid to defend the SABC’s Hlaudi Motsoeneng. Or rather, a handful of fringe church leaders claiming to represent him. In his continued fight against the public protector’s damning findings against him, the SABC acting chief operating officer has managed […]
“Originally I was told that my son had died and I went with my sister to identify the body. We buried him. I paid the required deposit money of R1 100 to the sangoma and was willing to see my son coming back healed'” said Anna.
President Jacob Zuma donated R500 000 ($50 000) to have the Bible translated to Zulu. Should we support accept or condemn it?
A South African preacher kicking and stamping on members of his own congregation after first convincing them to go outside and eat grass? Yes, it’s happening! Pastor Lesego Daniel of Rabboni Centre Ministries in Pretoria told members of his church that they could be controlled by the spirit of God and not the world, according to […]
After regular visits to heaven, Sibusiso is drawing a map. Soon everyone will know everything about heaven. Never forget, this knowledge originated in South Africa. MANDENI – Sibusiso Mthembu, a 64-year-old man from KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa tells it in all seriousness. And who knows, he may even be telling the truth about having visited heaven four times, so […]
Theists are constantly on about this nebulous entity they call the SOUL. It really is at the core of many theistic religions since it is the soul that is ultimately rewarded or that pays the ultimate price. What is a soul exactly and how did it come to be in humans and at what precise […]
MBOMBELA – The tokoloshe may have once again met its match as thousands of people are buying special Tokoloshe Salt to nip the evil spirit in the bud. The salt, which was invented in the ’50s, has made a comeback in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa and is literally flying off the shelves. The salt was […]
Geology diametrically opposes theism in one word: meteorites. Did a deity really go through all that trouble to meticulously plan billions of years of development specifically to have a few thousand years of existence for humans? John Williams explores outer space. Intelligent Design generally ascribes to the “anthropic principle”. The strong anthropic principle (SAP) states […]
The EU Foreign Affairs Council recently adopted a report with 71 Guidelines on freedom of religion and belief. And while the guidelines don’t have legal force (EU guidelines that end up being legally enforceable are “regulations”), they nevertheless offer a clue as to the direction that particular councils are hoping for legislation to go. Furthermore, they send […]