D L replied to D L's discussion 'Does God follow his WORD? Or is it --- do as I say and not as I do?'
"Simon That is what Gnostic Christian's do. We believe that the only God fit to rule men is a man. You might have noted that we men have rejected barbaric ancient God laws and have created a…"
1 minute ago
D L replied to D L's discussion 'Does God follow his WORD? Or is it --- do as I say and not as I do?'
"Dr. Bob Your advise is exactly the opposite of why your ancestors decimated mine. They forced literal reading in the sense that only the main four gospels were to be worthy of belief. Strange that…"
8 minutes ago
D L replied to D L's discussion 'Does God follow his WORD? Or is it --- do as I say and not as I do?'
"kris It maters to your mother but we get what you are saying. She is not near as big of a monster as God. Regards DL"
15 minutes ago
D L replied to D L's discussion 'Does God follow his WORD? Or is it --- do as I say and not as I do?'
"Davis You see 20/20 "The problem is knowing exactly what his laws are in the first place. Should we murder? It's hard to tell:" From the bible, yes. From a human heart, no.…"
18 minutes ago
D L replied to D L's discussion 'Does God follow his WORD? Or is it --- do as I say and not as I do?'
"Mai As esoteric ecumenists, Gnostic Christian find wisdom and gnosis wherever it raises it's head. As Universalists we see some good and wisdom in all religions along with the evil they…"
21 minutes ago
Simon Paynton replied to Unseen's discussion 'An atheist has to be a moral/ethical relativist'
"Secular morality has to be ultimately motivated by self-interest, because there's no other motivation that consistently works.  But since we're such an interdependent species, and we…"
45 minutes ago
Simon Paynton replied to Unseen's discussion 'An atheist has to be a moral/ethical relativist'
"Beneficial for me, that is, not the charity.  This actually shows up a clear gap in the benefit/harm system as it has been codified so far - what right do I have to favour myself over distant…"
1 hour ago
Simon Paynton replied to Unseen's discussion 'An atheist has to be a moral/ethical relativist'
"I like your analogy of a road map.  I think that's what a moral system is - a road map to show you what works (according to your values).  The moral system based on benefit / harm is…"
1 hour ago
Simon Mathews replied to Peter's discussion 'It Seems Like Yahweh WANTS Sin To Occur'
"What you do is you wait until someone with a mild headache complains and then prod them with a red hot poker. :-)"
1 hour ago
Nerdy Keith commented on Nerdy Keith's blog post 'Forever Cursed'
"Hi Bob, I use the term "forever cursed" as a way to strike a reaction from fundamentalist theists. Basically it means forever corrupted. I do not think institutionalised corruption is…"
3 hours ago