All Discussions Tagged 'purpose' (8)

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Atheism isn't

* a belief * centralised * dogmatic * ritualised * purposeful ...so atheists shouldn't be * dependent * in agreement * following any rules…

Started by Karl Mugele

79 Jan 29, 2013
Reply by Peta M

What is the evolutionary purpose of religion?

The existence of religion among humans can be traced back tens of thousands of years. It is a belief set present in all mutually exclusive…

Started by Asher Isbrucker

5 Nov 14, 2011
Reply by Nelson

Do questions about the meaning of life, purpose, and morality even make sense?

People often ask questions about the "meaning of life" or the "purpose of life". But such questions are often asked carelessly, without cle…

Started by Mark Stout

1 Jul 13, 2011
Reply by Brian Wood

Atheist Organizing

I am a Ph.D student in sociology and currently part of a research team studying atheist organizing in Southern California.  We are looking…

Started by Jenna

6 May 9, 2011
Reply by Nicholas Dennis

No Purpose without God

I'm debating a strong evangelical at work, and I've got him pinned to his strongest reason for belief: that there would be no purpose to hi…

Started by Bill

51 Sep 13, 2010
Reply by Jason Paisley

"Faith is not integral to happiness"

One of the posts today featured an essay from ThisIBelieve.org. In fact, it was my favorite essay on the site, by Penn Jillette (http://thi…

Started by Carolanne

5 May 9, 2010
Reply by Carolanne

Depression's Upside

The Victorians had many names for depression, and Charles Darwin used them all. There were his “fits” brought on by “excitements,” “flurrie…

Started by CJoe

8 Mar 13, 2010
Reply by CJoe

Please Select Your Preference Below:

When I buy airline tickets, there's usually a box directing me to choose whether I'd like to sit by the window and what type of meal I want…

Started by CJoe

16 Jan 22, 2010
Reply by TaLia Ruiz

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My Grandpa died last week

Started by Physeter in Small Talk. Last reply by Pope Beanie 48 minutes ago. 9 Replies

Ear-piercing a baby

Started by Simon Mathews in Atheist Parenting. Last reply by Pope Beanie 1 hour ago. 22 Replies

Torture Report release today

Started by Unseen in Ethics & Morals. Last reply by Pope Beanie 2 hours ago. 134 Replies

Is There Any Ex-Mennonites or Ex-Amish On This Site?

Started by Jessica Miller in Advice. Last reply by Belle Rose 9 hours ago. 27 Replies

Why do we tolerate this?

Started by Belle Rose in Crime and Punishment. Last reply by Pope Beanie 18 hours ago. 25 Replies

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