Monthly Archives: May 2009

Distorting the Minds of the Young

The religious indoctrinate their children in the most vulnerable years. In this way there is no contradictory information present that might interfere with the “programming”. With repetition these childhood lessons will become instilled in the child and remain with him/her … Continue reading

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Intolerance

Church-going Americans have grown increasingly intolerant of politicians. This intolerance was associated with issues such as abortion and gay rights. At the same time it was found that those asked said that they were growing bolder about pushing their beliefs … Continue reading

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Schools Under Attack

Public schools in America have been and are still under attack. Poor achievement scores have lent to this building dissatisfaction with public education. Many have asserted that school vouchers are the answer. This, they argue, will allow people to send … Continue reading

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A Place of Dragons and Unicorns!

http://www.biblegateway.com/keyword/?search=dragons&version1=9&searchtype=all http://www.biblegateway.com/keyword/?search=Unicorns&searchtype=all&version1=9&spanbegin=1&spanend=73 The Bible reads like Grimm’s Fairy Tales complete with Dragons and Unicorns. These were the beliefs at the time of the Bible’s creation by a  backward and ignorant people who were trying to explain their world. Many people … Continue reading

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John Calvin 1509-1564

  http://atheism.about.com/library/glossary/western/bldef_calvinism.htm Calvinism is the Protestant theological system designed by John Calvin (1509-1564). Calvinist theology is often labeled "federal" or "covenantal." According to this perspective, God has made to agreements or covenants with humanity, both of which are important when … Continue reading

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Another Link in Life’s Origin

Although many people accept evolution as a given some of these same people ask how did evolution get started. Of course there are some who would insert a “God of the Gaps” into the story of life’s beginning. Now some … Continue reading

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A Future Set in Stone

Calvinism: doctrine of faith and predestination: the religious doctrine of John Calvin, which maintains that salvation comes through faith in God, and also that God has already chosen those who will believe and be saved. The Calvinistic doctrine of predestination … Continue reading

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To Puke or Not to Puke

It saddens me to see the most intelligent species on the face of the planet buying into so many ignorant offerings. So many religions of various types exist, each one claiming to be the only way to true nirvana. None … Continue reading

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At the Center Ring: The Most Intelligent Animal on Earth!

From the most simple of atoms and compounds life sprang forth in the form of primal molecules. Over the eons these molecules under the energy providing sun progressed into more complex forms. First single cell animals, then organisms composed of … Continue reading

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National Day of Reason

A day set aside to celebrate reason. A day to remind people of the importance of the separation of Church and State. This May 7th has been proclaimed the National Day of Reason. http://www.nationaldayofreason.org/ There are many serious threats to … Continue reading

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