There is a Church of Bacon

There is a legally recognized United Church of Bacon.

Is There Really “a Church of Bacon”?

The United Church of Bacon is a legal church based in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was founded in 2010 during a meeting at Penn Jillette’s house, to fight discrimination against atheists.[1]

Members of the Church of Bacon practice Baconism.

There are the 9 bacon commandments associated with Baconism and the Church of Bacon, they are:[2]

  1. Be skeptical
  2. Respect boundaries
  3. Normalize atheists
  4. Normalize religion
  5. Have fun
  6. Be good
  7. Be generous
  8. Praise bacon
  9. Protest Bias in the Law


The United Church of Bacon is in Las Vega, Nevada.


  1. About the United Church of Bacon“. Retrieved Oct 9, 2015.
  2. Our Beliefs“. Retrieved Oct 9, 2015.

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