Category Archives: Religion and Reason

Talking to the Christian Hand… July 9, 2019

Christians have in no way proven their god is real. Muslims have in no way proven their god is real. Jews have in no way proven their god is real. (Insert any belief system here) have in no way proven … Continue reading

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Black or White, On or Off…

Fundamentalism is not restricted to religions. Anyone that deals in absolutes is a fundamentalist. If they say: “You are either for us or against us” … they are fundamentalists. Such black and white, on or off absolutes are the domain … Continue reading

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The Concept of Goodness… May 28, 2019

As atheists we sometimes overestimate the inherent goodness of human beings. It seems we suggest that if only religion were eliminated that a kind of utopia could be established. What we need to recognize is that though the concept of … Continue reading

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Gods? October 28, 2018

Privately I proclaim that there are no gods. However, since the non-existence of gods cannot be proved any more than their existence, publicly I proclaim that I do not believe in any gods. Privately I am confident that none exist. … Continue reading

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The Vulnerable You…. June 10, 2018

Innate qualities within humans when they are born render them extremely vulnerable to religion. Humans are born with an innate conception of their mothers, someone more powerful, a source of nourishment, and protection. Later, as the child matures, this conception … Continue reading

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The Pits of Despair…

Many of those suffering repeatedly proclaim that others do not understand the depths of their depression. To those I say… I have been there. Thankfully, I do not linger there for more than a day at most and most times … Continue reading

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The Most Heinous Humans That Ever Existed… April 24, 2018

The pro-life crowd, as often defined, is a heinous bunch. I maintain that life is without value unless it has quality. The pro-life crowd does not believe in that. By opposing abortion and euthanasia it is clear that the pro-life … Continue reading

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The End to Everything… April 11, 2018

Death is a terrible thing to think about. I remember as a child the first time I was told that “everybody dies” I cried. Life in those days was grand, with no cares and no worries… I guess I had … Continue reading

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Analysis… March 18, 2018

One is not like the other, each is unique. Similarities exist, drawing some together, but there are always differences… it would be boring without them. When one group has differences that conflict with the differences of another group, there is … Continue reading

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God Does Not Exist … February 18, 2018

I am an atheist and I say “God does not exist”. “Oh, you can’t say that… there might be a god somewhere!” Yes, I can. The “gods, or Gods” humans now worship have origins that are known. Even so, since … Continue reading

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