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Openly Secular Day

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gerald Payne Apr 24. 19 Replies

"Secular humanist" seems to be one of the non-confrontational terms for Atheist lately, along with skeptic, non-theist, "none," and many more.  I just found out there is such a thing as "Secular…Continue

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Gerald Payne replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"The Irish humanists  go under the name secular Sunday. There's a brave display in Ireland."
Apr 24
L Ross replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"Next scheduled day to celebrate being secular seems to be May 7, National Day of Reason.  Wish we had more days of reason and fewer days when mass delusions dominate in the US!  Hooray for Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, Tim Minchin, Roy…"
Apr 24
L Ross replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"I agree completely.  I really like the positive connotation.  "Atheist" (no-god person) does sound negative, now that you mention it.  I guess that's one reason I liked the Secular Day idea.  It seems odd that in…"
Apr 24
L Ross replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"I really appreciate your courage and conviction to combat secular prejudice, even to the point of losing your job.  All I've lost so far by coming out atheist was my old dentist!  Can you post your presentation here or on…"
Apr 24
L Ross replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"I think I'll celebrate and promote Isaacnewstice.  Love the combination of Isaac Newton and winter solstice ideas.  Thanks!"
Apr 24
L Ross replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"I really like these logos, especially the purple atomic "A" and the invisible pink unicorn.  Did you photoshop these?  I'd love to get the circular unicorn, but with  "I Don't Believe in Your Invisible Pink…"
Apr 24
Jerry Wesner replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"Here's a Happy Humanist for you.  I wore a pin with this on it for years, but I lost it and haven't got around to replacing it.  Nobody knows what it is, but when they ask I'm happy to tell them.  I'd rather be…"
Apr 19
Idaho Spud replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"I stopped observing any holiday, most of them even before becoming atheist."
Apr 19
Mark Arellius replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"Your welcome, I personally ceased to celebrate Easter, Valentine's Day and the like. Not for anti-theistic reasons but because I believe that you shouldn't need an excuse to do or be good. I might incorporate the birth of sir Isaac Newton…"
Apr 19
Idaho Spud replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"I think I'll be celebrating Newtonmas from now on."
Apr 19
Lyllogism replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"This last Thursday, I gave a short announcement concerning the upcoming Openly Secular Day. I also professed my atheism to the fifty or so souls at a poetry open mic in Auburn, Alabama. About a dozen years ago, I was fired shortly after revealing my…"
Apr 19
Grinning Cat replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"For the winter holiday season last year, Neil DeGrasse Tyson tweeted: "On this day long ago, a child was born who, by age 30, would transform the world. Happy Birthday Isaac Newton b. Dec. 25, 1642." Olivia Judson suggested a rationale for…"
Apr 19
L Ross replied to L Ross's discussion Openly Secular Day
"Thanks, Mark.  Your comment makes me wish I lived in Amsterdam.  I'm so bombarded with Xian evangelicals here in California.  I like your t-shirt suggestions.  Mandela Day is a great idea as well.  I'll be looking…"
Apr 19

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At 4:42pm on May 18, 2013, Steph S. said…

Greetings! Welcome to the site!

At 4:37pm on May 18, 2013, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi L. Ross     

Welcome to this internet world of rationality and peace, of common sense and freethinking wisdom. 
You are invited to join the friendly busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 800 discussion topics and 3850 members.

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