If I were to suddenly gain supernatural power, without becoming any more of a loving or moral person than I am now, I have a few things I would do. First on the list is that any persons who became my priests would be physically incapable of child rape or even desiring to see children in … More If I Became a God
For all of the normal reasons, please enjoy this small collection of atheism memes. Finally, this is the Problem of Evil in a nutshell, which I think I’ve said before, but it’s still true:
I came across the following: I don’t want to delve into this issue too deeply, because I have not ever been nor will I ever be a Muslim. I have not read the Qur’an or studied Islam in depth. I willingly acknowledge up front that many Muslims are kind, caring, peaceful people who would no … More Terrorism Has No Place in Islam?
This amazing article about respect is well worth the read. I find a paragraph near the end a particularly useful reminder: A powerful counter to this would be for the nonbelievers to begin defining respect themselves. In changing the culture, it may be a good idea to respect individuals, but not the beliefs. In other … More How Christians Are Using “Respect” To Win The Argument Against Atheism (In 6 Steps)
Current Christmas Craft Countdown: 12 projects made, 4 in progress, 16 on my list not yet started – some might not be completed, due to time constraints. I intend to post pictures after giving away the results. You’ll notice the numbers have changed over the weekend, and that is because I decided to count one project as 10 … More Can You Relate to This?
Current Christmas Craft Countdown: 5 scarves made, 5 in progress, 14 projects on my list not yet started – some might not be completed, due to time constraints. I intend to post pictures after giving away the results.
I found this to be an interesting article. In summary: “Obviously, both politics and religious beliefs contribute to science resistance, and the relative influence of one over the other varies on an issue-by-issue basis.”
Yesterday’s post was quite long, so today’s will be quite short. (Update on that post: he did reply one other time, but had no response to my disagreement, at least not yet – and he’s been active today.) For today, I’d like to point my readers to Greta Christina’s blog post from about a week … More Is It Ethical to Conceal Your Atheism?