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# bible - Friday 2 April, 2021

Quiz: How well do you know these biblical films?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know these biblical films?

Apr 2nd 2021, 10:00 PM 44,090 Views 41 Comments

Test your knowledge of these bible-inspired films.

# bible - Friday 25 May, 2018

Seeing bibles at polling stations? There's a reason for that
# Oath
# Oath

Seeing bibles at polling stations? There's a reason for that

May 25th 2018, 12:19 PM 40,107 Views 110 Comments

It’s not there to try to sway your vote.

# bible - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Man who made girlfriend read the bible while threatening to cut her throat avoids jail
# Attack
# Attack

Man who made girlfriend read the bible while threatening to cut her throat avoids jail

Mar 8th 2017, 6:05 AM 14,497 Views 37 Comments

Andris Andruss (56) dragged his partner of two years back inside their Finglas home after she told him she was leaving him.

# bible - Thursday 5 November, 2015

This White House hopeful has his own theory on what the pyramids were used for
# Biblical Silo
# Biblical Silo

This White House hopeful has his own theory on what the pyramids were used for

Nov 5th 2015, 2:23 PM 21,908 Views 76 Comments

It’s (more than a little) odd.

# bible - Thursday 13 August, 2015

New York cops find fully-loaded Glock hidden in a fake Bible
# The Bad Book
# The Bad Book

New York cops find fully-loaded Glock hidden in a fake Bible

Aug 13th 2015, 8:29 PM 11,638 Views 18 Comments

Nice try.

# bible - Friday 22 May, 2015

Saw a bible at your polling station? Here's why
# Explainer
# Explainer

Saw a bible at your polling station? Here's why

May 22nd 2015, 12:09 PM 41,034 Views 163 Comments

Not everyone is happy about the situation.

# bible - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

American jailed over 'Bible left in nightclub bathroom' freed from North Korea
# Jeffrey Fowle
# Jeffrey Fowle

American jailed over 'Bible left in nightclub bathroom' freed from North Korea

Oct 22nd 2014, 7:25 PM 12,517 Views 23 Comments

However, two Americans remain in hard labour camps in the country.

# bible - Friday 16 May, 2014

Tiny copy of the Bible which was on board Apollo 13 sells at auction
# Lunar Bible
# Lunar Bible

Tiny copy of the Bible which was on board Apollo 13 sells at auction

May 16th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,251 Views 40 Comments

The microform Bible, which measures just 1.5 inches by 1.5 inches, sold for $75,000.

# bible - Friday 18 April, 2014

One of the oldest surviving copies of all four Gospels is in Dublin
# Let's Get Biblical
# Let's Get Biblical

One of the oldest surviving copies of all four Gospels is in Dublin

Apr 18th 2014, 6:00 PM 21,154 Views 48 Comments

The manuscripts are believed to have been discovered in Egypt in 1929.

# bible - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website
# He's Not The Messiah
# He's Not The Messiah

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website

Jan 28th 2014, 11:05 AM 8,775 Views 74 Comments

The play was banned by councillors in Newtownabbey last week for being ‘disrespectful to Christians’.

# bible - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Column: What was the Christmas Star?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What was the Christmas Star?

Dec 25th 2013, 8:00 AM 37 Views 34 Comments

According to the Bible story, the Star of Bethlehem – or the Christmas Star – led the Three Wise men to the birth of Jesus 2,000 years ago. But was it an actual astronomic event?

# bible - Thursday 21 November, 2013

US retailer says sorry for labelling the Bible 'fiction'
# Oh God Sorry
From The Daily Edge
# Oh God Sorry

US retailer says sorry for labelling the Bible 'fiction'

Nov 21st 2013, 6:00 PM 20,332 Views 203 Comments

Costco was very apologetic after a pastor spotted the label.

# bible - Monday 29 July, 2013

Why on earth would a Muslim be writing about Jesus?
# Fox News
From The Daily Edge
# Fox News

Why on earth would a Muslim be writing about Jesus?

Jul 29th 2013, 11:33 AM 3,898 Views 10 Comments

One Fox News anchor couldn’t seem to get her head around it.

# bible - Monday 27 August, 2012

Undies worn by Elvis Presley to be sold at auction
# For Sale
From The Daily Edge
# For Sale

Undies worn by Elvis Presley to be sold at auction

Aug 27th 2012, 12:10 PM 13,120 Views 38 Comments

Unwashed underwear worn by ‘The King’ could fetch £10,000 at a UK auction next month.

# bible - Monday 30 July, 2012

Now you can read the Bible... Hollywood-style
# Holy Screenplay Batman
From The Daily Edge
# Holy Screenplay Batman

Now you can read the Bible... Hollywood-style

Jul 30th 2012, 12:35 PM 3,012 Views 11 Comments

Adam (pointing to the woman): “It was she…” Eve (excited): “Look, I have created a new human…”

# bible - Saturday 28 July, 2012

On your knees: Hotel replaces Bibles with Fifty Shades of Grey
# 50 Shades Of Pray
From The Daily Edge
# 50 Shades Of Pray

On your knees: Hotel replaces Bibles with Fifty Shades of Grey

Jul 28th 2012, 7:15 AM 7,627 Views 27 Comments

The owner of the hotel in northern England said it made more sense to provide a book which everyone wants to read.

# bible - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Explainer: Why are there bibles in hotel rooms?
# Bibles
# Bibles

Explainer: Why are there bibles in hotel rooms?

Jul 14th 2012, 6:30 PM 23,223 Views 99 Comments

You might not read it… but we bet you always check to see if it’s there.

# bible - Monday 2 July, 2012

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles
# Amen
# Amen

Hotel replaces bibles with Kindles

Jul 2nd 2012, 8:20 PM 12,581 Views 56 Comments

Guests will also be able to download books of their choice and charge them to their rooms.

# bible - Monday 7 November, 2011

Vatican urges Catholic priests to spice up their sermons
# Vatican
# Vatican

Vatican urges Catholic priests to spice up their sermons

Nov 7th 2011, 9:38 AM 710 Views 31 Comments

A high-ranking Vatican official also told priests that Twitter is an effective way to spread the word of God.

# bible - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

'Prophet' says he is embarrassed he was wrong about apocalypse
# Rapture
From The Daily Edge
# Rapture

'Prophet' says he is embarrassed he was wrong about apocalypse

Nov 1st 2011, 12:16 PM 2,023 Views 31 Comments

Harold Camping predicted that the world would end on 21 October. Obviously, it didn’t – and he’s now a little bit embarrased.

# bible - Friday 17 June, 2011

Father locks son in wooden box for two months
# Trapped In The Box
# Trapped In The Box

Father locks son in wooden box for two months

Jun 17th 2011, 3:02 PM 1,547 Views 15 Comments

The father was punishing his son for stealing three chickens.

# bible - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Revealed: the bestselling books of all time
# World Book Day
# World Book Day

Revealed: the bestselling books of all time

Mar 3rd 2011, 11:16 AM 3,905 Views 1 Comment

…question isn’t have you read all of them, it’s have you read ANY of them?

# bible - Tuesday 7 December, 2010

Noah's Ark replica planned for Kentucky
# Budget-Free Zone
From The Daily Edge
# Budget-Free Zone

Noah's Ark replica planned for Kentucky

Dec 7th 2010, 9:00 AM 458 Views 0 Comments

An ark of “biblical proportions” complete with animal and human actors is being designed in order to create jobs and educate Christians in Kentucky.