While promoting atheism, Harris examines spirituality by means of considering philosophy, neuroscience and mysticism rather than displaying tacit disdain for it. He warns of the threat that fundamentalist religion poses to human progress and survival
"Whenever I go to my parents' house for a large family lunch, they persist in singing the good ol' 'Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow' (doxology?) song. I hum along (because I do enjoy the tune, even if the words are crap)…"
"I love how clever the title is-combining gay & atheist-however, I couldn't help but notice that in doing so it inadvertently calls us all 'gay theists'. I got a chuckle, and thought I'd pass it along =)"
A place for atheists to discuss morality issues. What shapes your morality? What new perspectives have you found since abandoning faith (if you ever had any)? Is there any merit to religious moral authority?
This is the place to post that hilarious irreligious YouTube video, an irreverent, anti-religious cartoon, or other humorous bit of media. Posts that do not reflect an atheist/irreligious theme will be deleted. (Don't make me go Old Testament.)See More
Welcome to Atheist Nexus with its 10,600+ good friends and discussion groups.
Among the groups, may I suggest you try the busy group “ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Humans, Evolution, Religion.....” with its 160 commonsense topics whose discussions rebuff religious nonsense. You will be welcome.
Terry Meaden (an English atheist from Oxford, check my profile and you will see.)