Zombie Christ Comes Down Off The Cross For Vengeance In Iron Sky 2

Iron Sky: The Coming Race trailer has decided not to poke at one, but all of the taboos. So here is Zombie Christ, ripping himself off his crucifix and picking up a couple automatic weapons. Why? We have no Earthly idea, but we assume it has something to do with Nazis. » 12/09/14 12:10pm 12/09/14 12:10pm

1,500-Year-Old "Lost Gospel" Suggests Jesus Was Married With Children

A new book is making the controversial claim that Jesus married Mary Magdalene and had two sons. The authors say the evidence comes from a 1,500-year-old manuscript uncovered at the British Library. » 11/11/14 2:30pm 11/11/14 2:30pm

The Muppets' Jesus Christ Superstar Is A Real Album That Someone Made

Here's a question we never thought to ask: how would Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera about the life of Jesus play with the Muppets? Now we know, thanks to the Muppet Christ Superstar album, with Kermit as Jesus, Gonzo as Judas, Miss Piggy as Mary Magdalene, and a chorus of clucking proto-Christian chickens. » 4/15/14 2:20pm 4/15/14 2:20pm

Could This Precious Goblet Really Be The Holy Grail?

Crowds are flocking to León's San Isidro basilica in Spain after two historians published a book claiming that the precious goblet of the Infanta Doña Urraca is the mythical chalice from which Jesus drank during the last supper. » 4/01/14 8:40am 4/01/14 8:40am

This ancient burial box contains the earliest known reference to Jesus

After a 10-year investigation and criminal trial, an Israeli antiquities collector has been cleared of forgery charges. That means the modest limestone burial box pictured above — an ossuary inscribed with the earliest-known reference to Jesus – is the real deal. » 12/27/13 8:40am 12/27/13 8:40am

The 9 most baffling passages in the Bible, and what they really mean

The Bible has been called an historical document, a guidebook for moral living, and a work of fiction. No matter how you view it, there is no question that certain parts are confusing. We'll take a look at the possible meanings of the nine strangest passages in the Bible. » 12/12/13 10:23am 12/12/13 10:23am

The Power of Few trailer feels like Snatch starring Jesus' Clone

Stop what you're doing and watch the trailer for The Power of Few. It's part heist film, and part weird science Jesus cloning experiment. We are so into the lunacy streaming out of this wackadoo film. The Power of Few stars Christian Slater, Anthony Anderson and Hollywood's favorite grandpa Christopher Walken. Watch… » 1/11/13 2:18pm 1/11/13 2:18pm

And now, a mural of Spider-Man, Wolverine, and The Hulk hanging out…

We have absolutely no clue where this artwork comes from, but one can only presume that some confused Sunday school class somewhere is learning that the Three Wise Men once battled the Sinister Six and that Lazarus had a mutant healing factor. I suppose now is as good a time as any to mention that Ghost Rider is also… » 6/04/12 9:55am 6/04/12 9:55am

Who wants to own this creepy robotic version of da Vinci's The Last…

Do you have $15,000 to blow on disconcerting old automata? Well, have we a bargain for you! For a mere $10-$15K, you can win this automaton recreation of Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper, complete with a tiny mechanical Judas plotting away. Here's the auction description and a nine-minute video detailing the… » 5/28/12 9:30am 5/28/12 9:30am

Theologian asks government-funded conference, "Did Jesus die for…

What would the discovery of an alien civilization mean for the most basic tenets of Christianity? This question was explored last Saturday at the 100 Year Starship Symposium in Orlando, Florida. » 10/04/11 7:00am 10/04/11 7:00am

He may not fly, but he can walk on water

This is one of the odder photos I took at Comic-Con. I had paused to take a picture of the Justice League, when a nearby messiah wandered into the shot. My prediction? Biblical cosplay = so hot in 2011. » 7/26/10 8:30am 7/26/10 8:30am

American Jesus Is The Spider-Man 2 To Passion Of The Christ's Spider-Man

Mark Millar says he's had lots of interest in American Jesus, his story of the Second Coming, now that Wanted has made money and Kick-Ass is looking promising — and he may work with Kick-Ass director Matthew Vaughn on it. But studios were really nervous about the subject matter, and studio execs asked if they could… » 2/24/10 9:30am 2/24/10 9:30am

What Clues Are Hidden In The Lost Supper?

Scan the latest Lost image for clues to the final season. Is Locke's place setting him up as, "He who will save us all?" Or is it just a copy of the infamous BSG portrait? » 1/04/10 6:30am 1/04/10 6:30am

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Religion In Science Fiction

Religion is a huge part of science fiction - and it makes the genre better and more fascinating, as Battlestar Galactica proved. But there are seven mistakes SF should avoid in portraying the spiritual realm. » 3/26/09 2:59pm 3/26/09 2:59pm

The Clip You Must Watch Before "I Am Legend"

Plague-ridden mutants try to talk Charlton Heston to death in The Omega Man, the template for I Am Legend, which opens today. In Omega, if the disease doesn't kill you, it turns you into a luddite religious nut who enjoys call-and-response crap. But as this crucifixion scene illustrates, the choice in Omega isn't… » 12/14/07 3:00pm 12/14/07 3:00pm

LEXX Creator Resurrects Jesus' Evil Twin Brother

Robert Sigl, co-creator of the bizarre Canadian scifi show LEXX (seen above), announced today that he's directing a new movie that will resurrect Jesus' evil twin brother in the present day. What, you didn't know that Jesus had an evil twin brother? It's probably left out of most New Testament translations. » 11/26/07 10:45am 11/26/07 10:45am