"For actions to be predetermined, one needs to ask who predetermined them. I think there are things we choose (what to have for breakfast or which shirt to wear) and other things that are not choices as much as the natural result of what insights and…"
"You mention how hard it is to listen to sermons, I would like to suggest if you haven't already to learn about cognitive bias and the dishonest and manipulative techniques they use in sermons. Then you will hear the sermons with different…"
A big welcome to this great Nexus meeting place and its thousands of bright people like you who recognise religion for the superstition and dreadful fraud that it is---
and that gods exist only as fictions inside people's heads.
Terry Meaden (age 60)
originator of the busy discussion group
"ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Earth, Humankind, Fossils, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its over 240 discussion topics.