"I looked this up and found that 'the Bible does not specifically say whether or not mentally ill people go to heaven. However, there is some biblical evidence that anyone who is not able to make a decision for salvation is covered by…"
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"I agree with most of those who replied earlier with regard to accuracy and readability, but one reason to read the KJV is the fact that most fundies were raised reading (or having it read to them by the pastor, minister, or whatever) that version.…"
"I just listened to this and, aside from being messed up and hilarious, it was a cry-baby whine that the schools are going to get to their children before the parents can indoctrinate them to get 'red hot for Jesus'. They start out by…"
Born Lutheran, converted Baptist (go figure!), then woke up as an atheist. (Still) working as an IT Instructor and Microsoft IT Academy Administrator. Married to a wonderful, unbelieving wife, and spend a lot of time meditating ala buddhism (don't consider buddhism as a religion - hence not checked in religious status)
Why are you here?
To observe, and take part in, evidence-based, thoughtful, and logical discussions...
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Basically, I did what my pastor told us to do - I read the Bible. He forgot to tell me not to think about what I read... Tadaaaa - I became an unbeliever.
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Welcome to the Think Atheist community Ron! 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!