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Owen Hayes commented on Owen Hayes's blog post 'Litany of Folly'
"Precisely Ed. And as far injustice goes:we respect the intolerance imbedded in the aforementioned creeds. Politicians argue using God as their source for banning gay marriage, contraceptives, and abortion. I'm sure I don't have to say…"
Dec 11, 2013
bongani muthwa commented on Owen Hayes's blog post 'Litany of Folly'
""Institutionalizing injustice towards homosexuals out of respect to other people’s creeds. Right. And who can forget taking away women’s reproductive rights away." Ok How is respecting other pople's creeds jusifies…"
Dec 11, 2013
Ed commented on Owen Hayes's blog post 'Litany of Folly'
"The inconsistencies of the Roman Catholic church over the centuries should give any follower pause for concern. There was a purgatory, now there's not. On and on. And his "Who am I to judge?" is laughable when one considers the…"
Dec 10, 2013
Owen Hayes commented on Owen Hayes's blog post 'Litany of Folly'
"I'm American. What specifically confused you? Perhaps I can clarify."
Dec 10, 2013
bongani muthwa commented on Owen Hayes's blog post 'Litany of Folly'
"I am lost Owen, maybe my English is too  not england?"
Dec 10, 2013
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Litany of Folly

I grew up being taught to respect people of races, colors, sexualities, and creeds. I was raised a Roman Catholic, but respect of creeds is ingrained in most Americans.  Why?We hear it over and over again. But are we not perpetuating intolerance with faux-tolerance of others?  Institutionalizing injustice towards homosexuals out of respect to other people’s creeds. Right. And who can forget taking away women’s reproductive rights away.“The person who is certain, and who claims divine warrant…See More
Dec 10, 2013
Owen Hayes replied to David Henson's discussion 'Well, Then Why Think Atheist?'
"It would seem there is no argument here. You ask where we would be ourselves, if there were no myth? Its simple: I would not be an atheist. To beat a dead horse: I don't believe there's a tea-pot orbiting the sun, but neither does any one…"
Jan 5, 2013

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Atheist
About Me:
I am by career, and passion a musician. I have a very inquisitive nature though, and have always been fascinated by history, science, and philosophy.
Age
19-24
The religion you left
Catholic
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Litany of Folly

Posted on December 10, 2013 at 12:20am 5 Comments

I grew up being taught to respect people of races, colors, sexualities, and creeds. I was raised a Roman Catholic, but respect of creeds is ingrained in most Americans.  Why?

We hear it over and over again. But are we not perpetuating intolerance with faux-tolerance of others?  Institutionalizing injustice towards homosexuals out of respect to other people’s creeds. Right. And who can forget taking away women’s reproductive rights away.

“The person who is certain, and…

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