Category Archives: Religion & Atheism

“The Catholic Church Says Some Child Abuse Victims Gave “Consent” When Assaulted” – (Patheos)

Today in the stories that are sure to piss you off, we have this one out of Britan, reported on by The Friendly Atheist Hemant Mehta. The Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority is the UK government agency that, among other things, … Continue reading

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The Atheist Air Conditioner

Its another warm day here in the continental interior. Dubai. Abu Dhabi. Miami. Orlando. In essence, anywhere where the god awful heat of the summer sun makes outdoor activity an undue chore, and a good nights sleep without a fan … Continue reading

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Nations Banning Kosher / Halal Meat, And Norway Pondering Banning Circumcision

This is a rather interesting one to chew on. Belgium (the latest out of a number of nations in Europe) on the verge of banning the production of Halal / Kosher meat products. Though it would seem a silly (and … Continue reading

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The Evil Of Man

Though I don’t engage in the world of religious debate nearly as much as I once did (by that standard, not at all really!), I still have strong feelings, though they are now more focused than they used to be. … Continue reading

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“The Dark Side Of Grace” – (Patheos)

I came across a piece written by Neil Carter in his Patheos blog Godless in Dixie which was quite thought provoking. Titled The Dark Side Of Grace , it explored first the typical abusive personality, then how the whole of … Continue reading

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“Foster Parents Lose Children Because They Wouldn’t Tell Them the Easter Bunny and Santa Were Real” – (Patheos)

Surprisingly, this is not the most ridiculous thing that I have read all week. Bear in mind however, that we are living in the age of President Trump. The bar is pretty low. This week, the Friendly Atheist Hemant Mehta … Continue reading

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Is It Indoctrination To Steer Your Children Towards Godlessness?

I recently came across the question in this Patheos article. I will explore the question, among a few other aspects of the article. Parenting is hard under any circumstances, but it can be particularly difficult as an atheist parent. Sometimes those struggles … Continue reading

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