Sacrilege just isn’t as fun as it used to be when I was religious. There’s a certain rush that comes with laughing at the very God you pray to. I miss that. Now, as a nonbeliever, I think the subject of religion is a low-hanging fruit for comics—too ripe for ridicule.
That said, I do occasionally find good stuff. Below are a few of my favorite stand-up bits. They’re not thoughtful. They’re not profound. But they are funny.