Well, religion is fun to trounce but there are also other extraordinary and unsubstantiated claims out there. Aliens is a big one these days. From the History Channel's "ancient alien theorists" to your Billy Bob abductees and even some politicians. Take this guy:Continue
I would like to compile a list of quotes from overrated religious leaders that highlight their ignorance and hateful theologies, any help?…Continue
An ex-friend wrote this in his blog. Do you think he comforted this girl? What real answers does he give her?
Friday, May 10, 2013
Thinking About Gay Stuff.
It's 5:03 in the morning.
I was just laying in bed, about to sleep and feeling tired finally after a nights work and mental stimulation. I was comfortable and I was ready to sleep. However, I couldn't stop thinking about a conversation that I had with someone while at work…Continue
This debate perfectly illustrates the difference between the Christian short sighted emotional appeals and atheist reason and free-thought. I hadn't heard of Dr. Richard Carrier before, but I'll definitely be watching more of his stuff. Enjoy.
Added by James Yount on February 7, 2013 at 3:46pm — No Comments
Evidently there's a small fringe of Christianity that believes that god literally died to clear the sin slate for humanity. That is, as they say, why there are no longer miracles or an involved deity. These Christians believe that they should live their lives by the moral teachings of Jesus anyway. Just when I thought I had heard of it all.....
Oft times we nontheists focus on the dangers of religious ideologies. However, there exists within atheism a potential for hate that rivals the bloodiest of religious fanatics. I am talking of 'survival of the fittest.' Evolution itself is predicated on the idea that we have evolved to our current biology as a means to make us superior to other species in the world. This is a fact of nature but need it be a fact of human interaction? Richard Dawkins believes it a terrible idea to base…Continue
1 kings 18-27 It came about at noon, that Elijah mocked them and said, “Call out with a loud voice, for he is a god; either he is occupied or gone aside, or is on a journey, or perhaps he is asleep and needs to be awakened.”
In this passage Elijah mocks the prophets of Baal because their God is silent. But what of the God of the Bible today? Is he not as silent as Baal was in this passage? I argue then that the God of Abraham deserves the same mockery that his prophet Elijah leveled…Continue