December 2009 Blog Posts (203)

WHEN DID "GOD" GET IN THE BUSINESS OF BLESSING PEOPLE WITH MONEY OR ASSOCIATED W/ MONEY?

To my knowledge when "God" created the earth there was no currency. I havent read the whole bible but the parts I read people bartered in exchange for goods or services. Currency and PHYSICAL money wasn't invented until modern (non-biblical) times



Long story short how did God's name get associated with money? You cant pick up an american coin or bill without seeing "In God we trust" Are humans THAT SELF IMPORTANT to think that a supernatural being would really care about a man made… Continue

Added by Lord Atheist on December 1, 2009 at 9:30pm — 2 Comments

I Don't Know!

I Don’t Know!



I don’t know all the answers. No human does; that is why I keep asking the hard questions. My blog’s on diet certainly caused a storm of debate. The evidence that I found on animal and human physiology appeared to be very clear on comparative anatomy of carnivores and herbivores. From "The Comparative Anatomy of Eating", by Milton R. Mills, MD. When examining the jaw and teeth structures, chemical analysis of saliva digestive enzymes, intestinal length, stomach… Continue

Added by Dennis Paul Renner on December 1, 2009 at 6:01pm — 3 Comments

Study: Man creates God in his own image

U.S. researchers conclude that on important (and controversial) matters, people project their own beliefs on those attributed to God, New Scientist reports.





"Intuiting God's beliefs on important issues may not produce an independent guide, but may instead serve as an echo chamber to validate and justify one's own beliefs," writes a team led by Nicholas Epley of the University of Chicago.



"The experiments in which we manipulate people's own beliefs are the most… Continue

Added by Dan on December 1, 2009 at 5:08pm — 1 Comment

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