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Islam (faithfreedom.org)
by resistance in #religion on 11 Sep 2007  826 comments, latest 4 days ago
Originally from http://www.faithfreedom.org/ A Call to the Muslims of the World from a Group of Freethinkers and Humanists of Muslim Origins Dear friends, The tragic incidents of September 11 have...

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God Sucks
by Dan8267 in #religion on 15 Apr 2016  280 comments, latest 2 years ago
If god existed, he would be a motherfucking, evil asshole. But there are better alternatives. And quite frankly we're tired of these false gods. #religion #atheism #rationality

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New level of respect for Neil deGrasse Tyson (bigthink.com)
by marcus in #Religion on 31 Mar 2016  77 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://bigthink.com/brandon-we Just look at what people assume about Bernie Sanders, for example, because he calls himself a “democratic socialist.” Or what follows when you describe yourself as a lot of...

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The future of Islam
by Heraclitusstudent in #religion on 18 Nov 2015  75 comments, latest 2 years ago
Good discussion here. On the one hand we will not convert 1+B of Muslims to atheism overnight. On the other liberals need to do more to call out evil and...

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Born to hate Jews, amazing testimony of a Muslim (faithfreedom.org)
by someone else in #religion on 20 Feb 2017  45 comments, latest 9 months ago
http://www.faithfreedom.org/bo Popular conservative/libertarian channel Prager U is once again being censored by Google and YouTube for a video deemed too hateful. The video is titled Born to Hate Jews, and...

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Religion, And Why Atheists Aren't Necessarily Sinners (ibtimes.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion on 28 May 2017  31 comments, latest 6 months ago
This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by James Waldron Hertsch. I don't think atheists necessarily "just want to sin." Very few people turn atheist, then grow a goatee, crow,...

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What sick god opposes abortion but allows this? (livescience.com)
by Dan8267 in #religion on 28 Oct 2015  29 comments, latest 2 years ago
Baby Born Pregnant with Her Own Twins The World Health Organization considers a tiny fetus found within an infant to be a kind of teratoma, or tumor, rather than a...

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God's roflhao (ringoffireradio.com)
by HEY YOU in #religion on 2 Oct 2015  23 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://ringoffireradio.com/201 Blount County, Tennesseeis set to hear a most important resolution this coming Monday. It is a resolution asking God to not destroy the county in his upcoming wrath, as...

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Don't say anything bad about God in Ireland or the cops will put down their drinks and arrest you (independent.ie)
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion on 7 May 2017  13 comments, latest 7 months ago
GARDAI have launched an investigation after a TV viewer claimed comments made by Stephen Fry on an RTE show were blasphemous. Independent.ie can reveal that a member of the public...

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Why cash remains sacred in American churches (theconversation.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion on 25 Jun 2017  9 comments, latest 5 months ago
On Tuesday, June 27, it will be 50 years since the first automated cash dispenser – which came to be known as an automated teller machine (ATM) – was inaugurated...

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And now for something completely different.... (businessinsider.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #religion on 3 Dec 2015  8 comments, latest 2 years ago
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) held a press conference Wednesday night to address the mass shooting that left 14 people dead at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino,...

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Why the lie of religion is terrible
by Dan8267 in #religion on 20 Sep 2016  8 comments, latest a year ago
Aside from people crashing planes into buildings, bombing abortion clinics, committing genocide, etc. the lie of religion that you will live forever in an afterlife is really, really bad for...

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Jesus: The First Transgender Man ? (huffingtonpost.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #religion on 22 May 2016  7 comments, latest 2 years ago
The current flap in conservative Christian circles about bathroom access is a bit baffling. They shout about God not making mistakes, as if God only works in binaries and anything...

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Christian student suspended after challenging Muslim profs claim that Jesus wasnt crucified (thecollegefix.com)
by someone else in #religion on 31 Mar 2017  7 comments, latest 8 months ago
https://www.thecollegefix.com/ A student says he was suspended from Rollins College for challenging his Muslim professor’s anti-Christian assertions, including her claim that Jesus’ crucifixion never took place. Twenty-year-old Marshall Polston, a...

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If a Muslim in public office refuses to follow US law, should he or she be fired? (washingtonpost.com)
by YesYNot in #religion on 1 May 2017  4 comments, latest 7 months ago
The US law trumps any religious belief. You cannot be a public employee if you refuse to uphold the law, IMO. Fire the fucker. Same goes for Christians. https://www.washingtonpost.com #religion

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Girl shot dead by brother over free will marriage (pakistangendernews.org)
by Dan8267 in #religion on 11 Jan 2016  3 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://www.pakistangendernews. A girl was killed by her younger brother in Gul Muhammad Paryo village in Naushero Feroz district on Sunday for choosing the right to marry of her own free...

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The Prosperity Gospel explained. (babylonbee.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion on 26 May 2017  3 comments, latest 6 months ago
Though you undoubtedly follow The Babylon Bee‘s unparalleled coverage of the “prosperity gospel” (sometimes called the “health and wealth gospel,” “gospel of success,” “Word of Faith movement,” “name it and...

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From Benny Hinn Ministries - Lessons in Prosperity ???? (bennyhinn.org)
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion on 27 Jun 2017  3 comments, latest 5 months ago
For nearly two decades this South Carolina businessman, entrepreneur, television host, and financial teacher has taught people how to qualify, receive, and manage wealth according to Deuteronomy 8:18. Life was...

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If Saudi Arabia Reforms.... (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #religion on 16 Nov 2017  3 comments, latest 7 days ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/1 "It took the West being heavily hit by Islamist terrorism for it to appreciate fully the measure of this menace, long camouflaged. Indeed, even as Saudi leaders were shaking...

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What the belief in the afterlife gets you
by Dan8267 in #religion on 19 Aug 2017  2 comments, latest 3 months ago
See the common cause? The fact is that it is perfectly rational to behave like the above woman and the above girl IF the afterlife were real. Then their...
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