"Idiots jump off cliffs with parachutes. This is no different. There is no evidence really that praying before hand as it were is actually devout or merely going through a perceived motion... Just like 'praying' before choosing your lotto…"
"Except that Hobbes was more correct in his summation of the life of man than the bible. Also there is no evidence outside the bible that Jesus actually ever existed. A book written hundreds of years after the 'events' it supposedly…"
"An excellent point well made. What really appeals to me is the interconnectedness of all living things on this wee blue green oasis. Elements of our - homo sapien - DNA are shared by all other living things. Of course the actual amount of shared…"
"Hi rick, it sounds like your idea of leading by example is a good one. The major problem faced by your children is that they may become religiously indoctrinated, not at home, but within the education system. This is the power base of religion - the…"