"1. Easily. It's actually very comforting, to me at least. How do you go day by day knowing you're looking forward to a monotonous eternal existence of either praise (heaven) or punishment (hell)?
2. You know what happens to a…"
"My problem with this statement is "the love of a good parent." It smells very much like an opening to a "no true scotsman" comment. But it's not love at all. How can it be selfless? It doesn't have the best interests of…"
"On one hand, that'd come close to almost instantly solving the over population crisis. But do we have an infrastructure such that it could handle supporting the 10% of the world population or so that would be left? Plus we'd have to clean…"
"(1) Isn't Halloween by virtue of its name (All Hallow's Eve) and history "affiliated" with Xianity, not to mention the pagan rituals that came before it?
(2) as Erik already said, there's already quite a few holidays…"
Nobody got "the idea that the Earth was round and not flat" from the Bible.
Everyone learned in Columbus's day knew the Earth was round, and had an idea of its size (hell, the ancient Greeks calculated it). Columbus…"
Cancer survivor, hypnotherapist, game designer, writer.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
I'm not sure one can say I "left" a religion, because I'm pretty sure I was never in one. I know I prayed once for "Jesus" to come into my heart, but that was more a "okay, these grown-ups must have some idea what the hell is going on" but... it never took. I could never believe it.
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