Bible thumper

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Bible thumper

n. Offensive
Used as a disparaging term for a Christian, especially a fundamentalist or evangelical Christian, considered to be overly zealous in haranguing or censuring others.
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"My grandpa - my mum's dad - used to say: 'Here's that wee Bible basher come to the door for you'.
On one visit to the "attraction", I was confronted by a streetcorner Bible basher who ranted from his soapbox: "This is not what the birth of our saviour is about."
Proudly showing the 50 billboards he has crafted, the controversial Bible basher denied singling out the gay community during street services.
BIBLE BASHER The document sets out Alex Salmond's plans
These pictures are not the tools of a Bible basher, but belong to a deeper, far more capricious sensibility that seems to understand that, at some point or another, we've all been condemned.
The aisles are full of familiar faces including belligerent next-door neighbour Brent (Andre Braugher), pretty schoolteacher Amanda (Laurie Holden), deranged Bible basher Mrs Carmody (Marcia Gay Harden) and cashier Norm (Chris Owen).
Illustrator David (Jane) and his eight-year-old son Billy (Gamble) join awkward next-door neighbour Brent (Braugher), deranged Bible basher Mrs Carmody (Harden), schoolteacher Amanda (Holden), and cashier Norm (Owen) seeking refuge in the local supermarket.
The aisles are full of familiar faces, including belligerent next-door neighbour Brent (Braugher), deranged Bible basher Mrs Carmody (Harden) and cashier Norm (Owen).
Now the rector of a shore parish, the father of four told the hearing in Exeter that he was known as "the bish", and was taunted with chants of "bible basher" as well as "God botherer" and "devil's dodger" while on board.
She was, my Father said, a Bible Basher. Her kind never gave up.
Evidence that, like Sandy in Grease, he has suddenly transmogriphied from a goody two-shoes bible basher to a suave, sophisticated sex-machine is in extremely short supply.
Your guess is as good as mine as to whether or not Bible basher Paisley's attack on BIFFO was planned.