"Wow just wow. who would have thought that something like this could happen, and I've noticed that it always seem to be a rural area or the members are forcibly cut off from outside society. Maybe there really should be a test to allow people to…"
We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
"I laughed when I saw the Ozzy concert on the schedule. I'm wondering if a riot will start, Ozzy fans are unique... we'll see. I almost want to run out there and take pictures it is in my neck of the woods."
"Thank you. Im glad others have looked at it in a similar way.
Outreach seems more productive than playing into Fred Phelps' psychopathology and addiction to drama. After reading Nate's story, it seems to me that…"
"I think Fred Phelps used to harass the people he was suing against, he might have invaded their privacy or just made up lies, but he would use irrelevant information in smear campaigns, acting about like he does in his protests...that's why he…"
"I like your idea. I have seen some counterprotest signs that said things like "save the WBC children". There could be other signs like that. There have been quite a few younger people breaking away from the cult.
In a disturbing development, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix is pressuring one of the nation's largest hospital systems to stop providing life-saving abortions. This extreme stance by the diocese was made public yesterday after the media published a vitriolic letter that the Bishop of Phoenix, Thomas Olmsted, wrote to Catholic Healthcare West (CHW).This issue stems from an abortion that was performed in a Phoenix hospital, St. Joseph's, which is part of CHW, in November 2009. The woman, a…See More
It is strange how informing your family of your atheism is necessary but it seemed to be for me as well. Otherwise your family continually refers to you as a religious person which is bothersome and inacurrate. Expect your family to challenge you and try to not compete with them about your views.
We understand the problems, Kenneth, but you are the cleverest one in your family. So welcome to this friendly meeting place with freethinkers who recognise that religion is a huge deception aimed at controlling vulnerable superstitious people, including defenceless children; and
how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and even longer.