A weekly set on Canadian religion.
By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Scott Jacobsen: To begin, do you have any prefaces to the conversation today? George Ongere: When I was growing, my mother believed something was wrong with me. I was the only child in the family who could not succeed in cramming the catechism to graduate and eat the sacrament. She even made… Read more »
George Ongere is the Director of the Center for Inquiry-Kenya, and a colleague and friend. Here we talk about atheism there. By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Scott Douglas Jacobsen: How prevalent is atheism in Kenya? George Ongere: Atheism is currently gaining popularity in Kenya. The media has gained interest at the rate through which young… Read more »
Heather Hastie, who comments on Canadian Atheist, has her own website: Heather’s Homilies. Hastie’s November 13th homily “The Roman Catholic Church Loses the Plot in Kenya” is recommended reading: The Roman Catholic Church is responsible for the agony and death of millions of those infected with HIV/AIDS in Africa because they forbade their adherents from using condoms.… Read more »