Bible-basher

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Bible-basher

1. A derogatory term for a Christian considered aggressively evangelistic or excessively focused on the literal teachings of the Bible. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. After Mary started spending more time with her church's youth group, her friends from school began to complain that she had become a bit of a Bible-basher.
2. A person who does not approve of the Bible or Christianity. Tired of Bill harassing her about her Christian faith, Joan finally said to him, "You don't have to be a Christian, but I refuse to stay friends with someone who's such an intolerant Bible-basher."
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We just ourselves a century start Take a look at the man who's been elected Leader of the Free World, partly by many of the swiveleyed, God-fearing Bible bashers who pray for eternal damnation to be visited on the rest of us.
Wouldn't it be hilarious to hear all the Bible bashers exclaiming "He's not the Messiah - He's a very naughty boy"?
Chuggers are one of the great menaces stalking our new urban landscape, on an equal footing with drunks and Bible bashers in terms of irritation.
"Their pastors are not Bible bashers, they go out and help people on the streets of Newtown on a Saturday night or help tidy up for a single mum who is struggling to cope alone.
The all-seeing blind Scot accused Muslim housemates of acting "like bible bashers."
The crime of "giving offence" is now the excuse for any irrational reaction, from the Bible bashers affronted by the Jerry Springer Opera to those Muslims who shriek about anti-Islam when weekly beheadings in Mecca are termed somewhat uncivilised.
He's one of three children featured in the documentary Baby Bible Bashers, which lifts the lid on the teeny evangelist movement.
Peintiodd Roos eiconograffegau (gair da a gair addas achos sail hyn yw eiconau) gan gynnwys Thomas Charles (a achubodd yr Iaith Gymraeg wrth gwrs ar Ol ei ymddangosiad ar Celebrity Bible Bashers Get Me Outta Here os da chi'n cofio).
He said: "We aren't bible bashers, but we walk the talk, so that people can see we live life like we preach it.
C4's disturbing Baby Bible Bashers was the saddest programme I've seen.
'Da ni gyd yn gyfarwydd e Glyn Wise ac Imogen Thomas sydd yn enwog am fod yn enwog (ac achub yr Iaith Gymraeg yn y broses) ond ychydig iawn ohonom fedr gerdded strydoedd Bala a'n harwain yn syth at gofgolofn Thomas Charles (a f o ddaru achub yr Iaith Gymraeg ar y rhaglen "Celebrity Bible Bashers Get Me Outta Here").
Especially when it comes from the Bible bashers who should remember in this dark week, if onno other, that religion is far more of a potential corrupter of innocent, unformed minds than Rowling.
Bible bashers:; Aynan Oghanna (Jesus), left, rehearses with fellow students last week
But what we do know is that Bible bashers across the States will be getting their crosses ready in preparation for a burnin'.
What else when the First Billy Graham Bible Bashers' Brigade is poised on the Kuwaiti border ready to convert the natives, as once Imperial Britain did in farflung posts of empire.