"I've tried to have relationships with very religious/spiritual people and, either they creeped me out (having premonitions, seeing ghosts, thinking of Fate, dealing with curses...what the fuck was I thinking?), or their faith drove a wedge…"
"I'm a Metal fan and just started getting into Slayer. They have 11 studio albums and all have something anti-religious about them. Two of their albums--"God Hates Us All" and "Christ Illusion"--are dead giveaways."
"Marya Hornbacher (Waiting: A Nonbeliever's Higher Power) has a great personal definition of spirituality for the non-religious.
"I am only one, incredibly flawed, absolutely limited human mind--one spirit--among millions more. But it is…"
You take the Oath of Enlistment and swear to serve, so help you (G)od.The Chaplain gives an invocation at every ceremony.You are criticized for 'threatening the morale of your peers' with your godless ways.Sound familiar?See More
"The next time someone yields to that type of answer, I'm going to bring up slavery and how it's not condemned in the Bible. Hell, instructions are given in the Bible on how to treat slaves! So, how do we know it's unanimously wrong? I…"