"So....you're of the more mystical and esoteric stripe, that's cool. I like that you are introducing people to the understanding of that approach. My contention comes from God as first cause, to have a being without form and with intellect…"
"Morality seems to be something that is required of philosophical insight for that philosophy to become complete. My behavior demonstrates my morality...let's start here. I base my morality on certain facts about my self that allow me to then…"
"Whether for personal gain or for some mythical code system, like to benefit all life on earth, one has a natural propensity to please others of our species. We please each other mostly by identifying stressors and not activating them in others. If…"
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I just had a lot of introduction to Taoism and Buddhism as cultural methods to arts and sciences of living....none of the religiosity.Science, we could use more of that. I am a clerk at a patisserie and I train in weight lifting, conditioning and Tactical Gymnastics as a lifestyle. Reggae, ska, soul, garage and mod vinyl is what I spin with the UpBeat music club, that I helped start in Eugene, Oregon. Love living and liberation is the goal....so who are you?
Why are you here?
Atheism is important, a community based on reason, philosophy, argumentation and mutual human respect is necessary for my future happiness.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Dad was an atheist, they sent me to Catholic school because public school was too messed up. I never believed it, it was all, obviously, society and myth with a touch of morality and philosophy.
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Welcome to the Think Atheist community Donovan! Join us in the chat on the bottom right of the screen and feel free to ask questions and get involved as much or as little as you want! Welcome again and make yourself at home!