August 29th, 2014

It was almost certainly the highlight of the young couple’s life. There was Paul McCartney, former member of the Beatles, smirking at them from the stage as they held up a sign asking him to marry them. With most big-name … Continue reading

perform a wedding, ULC, Universal Life Church Monastery, wedding ceremony
April 15th, 2013

As the Universal Life Church Monastery mentioned recently on its Facebook page, talk show host Wendy Williams plans to take advantage of her online ordination in the Universal Life Church Monastery to perform weddings. Although it will not have been … Continue reading

American Idol, perform a wedding, wedding ceremony, ULC
April 12th, 2013

Award-winning pop country singer Kelly Clarkson has announced that fellow country star Blake Shelton will perform a wedding after Shelton’s manager, Brandon Blackstock, proposed to her. Cosmopolitan has suggested that Shelton will use an online ordination with the ULC Monastery … Continue reading

April 2nd, 2013

Can the truth behind the origin of life on Earth be established by a courtroom bet? This is precisely what one creationist hopes to accomplish by challenging anyone to disprove the literal interpretation of the book of Genesis. At stake … Continue reading

hate, picket, Christian
March 4th, 2013

Many, if not most, ministers ordained online are familiar with the saga of Westboro Baptist Church (WBC), the Kansas-based religious organization which pickets the funerals of dead soldiers and homosexuals with signs that say things like “God Hates Fags,” “God … Continue reading

Universal Life Church, Bible
February 1st, 2013

“Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones!” Normally when we think of the Biblical book of Psalms, we envision prayerful, peaceful meditations on patience, faithfulness, and longing, but the above quotation comes from … Continue reading