Christianity

self-help

A Deep Dive into the Christian Marriage Book That Made Justin Bieber Cry

I can see why the pop star is so into "The Meaning of Marriage".
Eve Peyser
8.16.18
satanism

The Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult in Aligarh

In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
6.11.18
dark mofo 2018

Maybe We Just Don’t Need the Church

We asked a former Catholic Priest to explain why we'd miss it.
VICE Staff
6.7.18
guns

These Black Churches Are Considering Arming Their Congregations

In the age of Trump and Dylann Roof, some church leaders are prepared to take drastic steps to defend against potential shootings.
Issac J. Bailey
6.5.18
Sex

Christian Wife Swappers Talk Kink and Christ

"People have the right to judge, but that’s them, that’s not god."
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
5.30.18
Religion

People Like Billy Graham Are Why I Quit Christianity

I grew up in awe of Graham, just like every other Southerner I knew. But I no longer believe in elevating the feelings of white people bothered more by protest than injustice.
Issac J. Bailey
3.5.18
Religion

I Spent 24 Hours Watching Christian Infomercials

Jim Bakker was once the biggest name in televangelism. Now he spends his days selling survival supplies through an online Christian shopping channel. I spent an entire day watching it.
Josiah Hesse
1.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Looks Like Someone Lost a Giant Noah's Ark

The massive floating Bible museum wreaked havoc on a small fishing port in the Netherlands.
Drew Schwartz
1.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Roy Moore's Spokesman Stare into Space After Learning Bible Fact on TV

The Moore campaign rep grew completely stunned after finding out there is actually separation between church and state.
Lauren Messman
12.13.17
Religion

Evangelical Hell Houses Are Waking Nightmares

For an ex-vangelical, returning to the fire-and-brimstone attractions can open up old wounds and offer insight into the frightening political vision of the Christian movement.
Josiah Hesse
10.31.17
climate change

The Fundamentalists Holding Us Back from a Climate Change Solution

The evangelical Christian movement has been at war with environmentalism for decades – but the stakes have never been higher.
Allie Conti
8.21.17
Life Inside

I Thought Being Gay Was a Sin Until I Saw My Friend Suffer in Prison

I prided myself on being a compassionate Christian, but never missed a chance to subtly attack him. It haunts me still.
James King
8.18.17