Should We Mock Religion?
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Should We Mock Religion?

My friend Seth Andrews of The Thinking Atheist podcast recently did a show where he asked the question: Should we mock religion? I wanted to offer my own answer right here: Yes. We should absolutely mock religion. But we do want to be careful about what exactly we’re mocking. Bad …

“I only teach my children the GOOD bits of my religion!” (Arguments For God Episode #3)
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“I only teach my children the GOOD bits of my religion!” (Arguments For God Episode #3)

If you know anything about me, then you probably know that I am not too fond of the idea of Dogma, And I’m even less of a fan of bringing up children in any environment which parades it as a virtue. Now I don’t think I’m particularly alone in my …

A Warfare Between Science And Religion? kiwiconnexion practical theology
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A Warfare Between Science And Religion? kiwiconnexion practical theology

Is there still a war between science and religion? Has science disproved spiritual claims? In a recent independent survey, commissioned by the Scientific and Medical Network, SMN, over 3,000 scientists, engineers, technical and medical professionals were asked about their spiritual and religious beliefs. The participants were drawn from the UK, …

Gravity || An Honest Poem About Religion – LIVE
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Gravity || An Honest Poem About Religion – LIVE

If God really cares, but belief is a prerequisite, then why doesn’t he appear? Take my doubt and sequester it with a public miracle or a Television appearance LIVE at six? I’d be a faithful adherent. This might offend believers and I’m sorry about that but I’m going to carry …

[2.9] Religion Prerequisites
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[2.9] Religion Prerequisites

Hey, viewers! My name’s Cara. I’m your host for Tuesdays on The Pagan Perspective, and this week we’re talking about Paganism without religion and without Deity. I’m gonna try to make this short and sweet because it might have to be a mobile upload due to my schedule this week; …

The Religion Of Fear
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The Religion Of Fear

Hi everyone. Now that the ‘Fitna’ furore has died down it’s interesting to see how many people are condemning the film, and how few people are condemning the thuggish intimidation that forced LiveLeak to remove it. What happened to all those people who keep telling us: “I don’t agree with …

Is Atheism a religion? 7 criteria for detecting a religion
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Is Atheism a religion? 7 criteria for detecting a religion

Today we are asking the question “Is atheism a religion?” and of course the answer we would give – YES – is often disputed. Yes, many atheists would say that atheism is not a religion because it doesn’t require belief in the supernatural or a ‘creator’ etc. But this is …

The Problems with Eastern Religions
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The Problems with Eastern Religions

One of the frequent comments I get on these videos is that I always pick on Christianity; I don’t ever talk about any other religion. Well, there’s a reason for that: I live in the United States. Christianity is the dominant religion. It’s the one that affects me the most …

Is Internet destroying religion?
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Is Internet destroying religion?

“Is the Internet destroying religion?” I think it is making it very difficult to be religious. I think the Internet’s helping atheists in a lot of ways. And here’s the basic reason: the one thing the Church has over you is this idea that they have some sort of knowledge, …

7 STRANGEST Religions Ever!
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7 STRANGEST Religions Ever!

Flip Mill presents 7 bizarre religions that actually exist Number one Worshippers of Satan can broadly be categorised as spiritualists for whom Satan is an actual deity and atheists for whom Satan is a figure symbolising crisis of faith, individualism and free will. Certain sects are notorious for their activities. …