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Categories: Beliefs

Lauren Markoe

Lauren Markoe

Lauren Markoe covered government and features as a daily newspaper reporter for 15 years before joining the Religion News Service staff as a national correspondent in 2011. She previously was Washington correspondent for The State (Columbia, S.C.)


  1. You need a more modern map of the Balkans. it’s not Serbia and Montenegro, and Kosovo is now independent.

    • Lauren Markoe

      Lauren Markoe

      Article author

      Hi – You’re right, but I had to use the map that came with the tweet, which I wanted people to see. The map needs updating, but it did a good job of showing people where Albania is.

    • Kanye West is not a Christian. He and his wife sell sex/he sings about sexual immorality in his songs/produces other songs/sings with other people that do
      plus he promotes alcohol/endores others that do. Bible says don’t be partners
      with sin! Bible says Repent then we must follow! It doesn’t matter how spiritual
      people are if they aren’t Biblical they are still lost/headed for hell. Hollywood
      needs to read 1 Corinthians 5 and 6 the whole chapters because Jesus said
      many will say to Me Lord,Lord and not enter heaven! If you say you love Jesus
      then don’t follow the Bible/religion no Truth is in you! We must Repent/follow!
      Ephesians 5:18 says don’t get drunk and 1 Corinthians 6:10 says that all
      drunkards go to hell. The wine that Jesus made was new wine and diluted
      plus the Bible says don’t get drunk on strong wine so people who get drunk
      with wine are also wrong! Bible says Repent or perish! We must Repent!

  2. I guess if ISIS is banning the teaching of evolution it won’t be necessary to bomb them back to the stone age since they’re headed in that direction on their own.

    • Sid,
      Hillarious. They are the evangelicals of the muslim world. I wonder if they will try to build a “Creation Museum” branch there.

  3. The Great God Pan

    “Just days after ISIS beheaded David Haines weekend, his sibling made a video statement warning about growing religious militarism,…

    I thought it was the militant atheists we’re supposed to worry about. That Dawkins is a menace! Who cares about decapitations when Dawkins is tweeting things?

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