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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Gill didn't grow up in the church, but he thinks most people assume him to be "a Bible thumper" because of his wife.
BIBLE THUMPER Yob appears out of nowhere and has a go at 'Jesus'
They ask the funeral director if there is someone "who isn't a Bible thumper." Some share stories of obnoxious or insensitive pastors, like the one who berated men for not crying enough, or the one who spoke the wrong name at the graveside.
"He does not say all that muchand is not a bible thumper like Jim Telfer.
"He does not say all that much and is not a bible thumper like Jim Telfer.
* MacKay is just being a loyal bible thumper for Western Canada-inspired Reform Party dogma.
The effect of Craig's bold thesis would be similar to learning that the village atheist is a secret Bible thumper, except that Craig 'suspect[s] that Hobbes is not even a Deist, much less a sincere Christian."
Take, for instance, the author's rebuff of the temptation to label a Bible stomper a Bible thumper. In the foggy after-math of the 1978 rain forest annihilation, some Americans chalked up the bizarre South American suicides as Christian fundamentalism run amok.
I am no Bible thumper, but if church leaders fail to speak up, then it is no wonder the moral decline (and everything it brings) is accelerating.
How do you come out to a Bible thumper? For the answers, watch new episodes of The Lipstick & Dipstick Show at curvemag.com.
No, I didn't start out a Bible thumper and end up a cynical atheist.
He believes in God but he is not a bible thumper. Agrees with extended licensing for pubs but not just now because it's Christmas.