|VIDEO: The shame of the church |
By tvgnus posted 5 months ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine In 2002, revelations of widespread sexual abuse in the Catholic Church led its U.S. bishops to pass a set of landmark reforms to end abuse in the Church. But as new scandals and long-secret...
|Rationalwiki article on non-materialist neuroscience |
By freak80 in Corning NY 14830 posted 6 months ago:
Modern neuroscience strongly suggests that we *are* our brains and nothing more. And of course, many people don't like that idea. See the following article from RationalWiki: http://rationalwiki.org/wiki/N Then again, the scientific view of consciousness...
|Pope drops F-bomb during Vatican blessing |
By BayAreaObserver 5 comments, latest 6 months ago:
Automan Empire says The little boy asked to say, "George Bush is a dump truck." was much funnier. Italian isn't his milk tongue, is it? This sounds like a one syllable off pitfall of the...
|Clarity Is Threatening |
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433 1 comment, latest 7 months ago:
Dan8267 says Just watched this episode again and tried to post about it using the same exact title! Dawkins is a genius!
|12-year-old girl kills herself because of the lie of an afterlife |
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433 452 comments, latest 7 months ago:
thunderlips11 says Reality says Eonomy of force. Fortification was/is a force multiplier. Yep - and a territory marker, an impediment to raiders, mark of subjugation (esp in the Baltic Crusades and in Norman England), and...
|Netanyahu's Ultimatum: Bennett Must 'Apologize or Quit' |
By bgamall4 in Las Vegas NV 89117 posted 7 months ago:
http://www.newcovenanttheology Well, Bennett said that Jews could live under the Palestinian authority. But Netanyahu said no and threatened to fire him. And we know that Netanyahu said that he would make no settler leave. So...
|Meet Arion, the Greek Jonah |
By thunderlips11 posted 7 months ago:
Jonah and Arion The singer Arion was returning by ship to Corinth after a concert tour when he learned that the sailors planned to rob him and throw him overboard. He agreed to jump but...
|Pope Francis Expands Vatican Drone Program - The Daily Currant |
By ChapulinColorado in Sacramento CA 95834 2 comments, latest 8 months ago:
ChapulinColorado says Hey Homeboy, this one is pretty funny too, try laughing.
|In U.S., four in 10 report attending church in last week |
By tvgnus 31 comments, latest 8 months ago:
thunderlips11 says I never see a Jesus or Mary or Cross tattooed on career criminals. Jesús Rodriguez and most of his fellow gang members have Darwin tattooed on their biceps.
|It turns out a church without jesus is just a mental ward. |
By CaptainShuddup posted 8 months ago:
http://religion.blogs.cnn.com/ LONDON (CNN) - The Sunday Assembly was riding high. The world’s most voguish - though not its only - atheist church opened last year in London, to global attention and abundant acclaim. So popular...
|Love the poor? Pope called a commie for obeying Jesus |
By BayAreaObserver 22 comments, latest 8 months ago:
bgamall4 says marcus says Wow, I thought for a minute he was Leonard Nimoy. But looking at this fellow, I see that everyone must know his most famous and brilliant song:
|Do we need religion to have ethics? |
By BayAreaObserver 5 comments, latest 8 months ago:
Heraclitusstudent says Religion has nothing to do with ethics. It's the cursed inheritance of Zoroastrianism arrogance to tell what is right and wrong, just or unjust. To God, all things are good, and fair, and...
|Jesus and Santa were white - POLITICO.com |
By CL in Emeryville CA 94608 50 comments, latest 8 months ago:
CaptainShuddup says Does this mean that Ganesha is Back?
|Are there any requirements to be a catholic priest? |
By HEY YOU 26 comments, latest 8 months ago:
Dan8267 says SoftShell says Containing the animal instinct buried in humans? The way to override Stone Age instinct and the reptilian brain is by using the frontal lobe. That means critical thinking, which is mutually...
|Historical Buddha |
By thunderlips11 74 comments, latest 8 months ago:
lostand confused says Sometimes I wonder if many religions are today's verison of TV and movies. people needed a distraction from the drudgery and misery of life and this gave them that. I do a...
|Why religion is dangerous in politics and the Supreme Court |
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433 posted 9 months ago:
You don't want people like Michelle Bachmann having the nuclear codes -- granted they are all zeros, so she probably won't be able to figure them out -- but just in case. And you...
|Pope Francis was once a bouncer |
By BayAreaObserver 1 comment, latest 9 months ago:
Ceffer says Funny, he forgot the part about being a male stripper, twirling a pasty on his foreskin and and teabagging while striding up and down the bar. Does that make him a rabid conservative?
|Theologians are not Historians |
By thunderlips11 posted 10 months ago:
Great piece by Neil Godfrey: http://vridar.org/2010/04/24/h Contrasting what methodologies are considered valid in history, versus theology.
|Rand Paul Lies by Omission Regarding the Killing of Christians by Muslims |
By bgamall4 in Las Vegas NV 89117 2 comments, latest 10 months ago:
bgamall4 says SoftShell says False flag. It doesn't make a whole lot of sense for it to be a false flag, only if Muslims killed Muslims. Killng Christians actually puts folks against regime change. The...
|Central Valley Anglican Bishop John-David Schofield dies |
By tvgnus posted 10 months ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Led largest schism ever in Episcopal Church • Protested ordination of gay priests John-David Schofield, 75, who led the largest secession ever from the Episcopal Church in a dispute over gay priests, has died...