All Blog Posts Tagged 'Agnosticism' (5)


Agnosticism: A Symposium,  The Agnostic Annual (1884)
1. Agnosticism is of the essence of science, whether ancient or modern. It simply means that a man shall not say he knows or believes that which he has no scientific grounds for professing to know or believe.

2. Consequently Agnosticism puts aside not only the greater part of popular theology, but also the greater…

Added by Jason Kristian Clark on November 4, 2014 at 12:31am — No Comments

A Completely Unscientific Rant Where I Ask if Religion is Addictive as Alcohol or Drugs

? I have often wondered if religion is a lot like drinking – no one really wants to do it alone, especially if you are an alcoholic. I know that was true for me before I entered into recovery.


 As I found to be true with my substance abuse, once I went into recovery I had to clear a lot of toxic people out of my life, especially anyone who couldn’t support my not drinking. The same seems to be true of religion. The only difference is that in giving up religion so many people…


Added by Ezra T. Klatt on May 10, 2011 at 3:48pm — 4 Comments

An Excerpt From The 2011 Edition Of Buck O’Roon’s “Poor Manner’s Almanac”:

Being that it is among the most natural of things to reflect upon the lessons of the past year whenever contemplating the ripe possibilities of the year to come, I offer the following:

Various & Sundry Definitions Acquired While Sitting Quietly & Observantly Amongst Good Company Engaged In Lively Conversation…


Added by Buck O'Roon on September 23, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments

An atheist by any other name...

I am an atheist. I don't pray. I don't get up early on Sunday to go to Church. I don't believe in gods, miracles or messiahs. That is not to say that I don't believe that they could exist. No they can, they might; I simply have no way of knowing about them. This philosophy is called agnosticism. So I am an atheist-agnostic.

There are people who say that they are just agnostic (and who often take offence to being bundled with atheists). I do not wish to misrepresent the position of… Continue

Added by skool on September 15, 2009 at 9:40am — 2 Comments

Ignosticism & Irreligion

Ignosticism & Irreligion


* Dependence on a particular view concerning the word God:

Ignosticism, or igtheism, is the theological position that every other theological position (including agnosticism) assumes too much about the concept of God and many other theological concepts. The word "ignosticism" was coined by Sherwin Wine, a rabbi and a founding figure in Humanistic Judaism.

It can be defined as encompassing two related views… Continue

Added by Gypsy on August 10, 2009 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives















Free Books to UK Schools

Started by JadeBlackOlive in Small Talk. Last reply by David Boots yesterday. 1 Reply

Calling me kiddo?

Started by Belle Rose in Society. Last reply by Pope Beanie yesterday. 17 Replies

I am super scared - we're headed for WW3

Started by Belle Rose in Politics. Last reply by Andrew Brown 13 hours ago. 42 Replies

What Do Canadians Think is Important?

Started by JadeBlackOlive in Small Talk. Last reply by CDB 43 minutes ago. 37 Replies

Blog Posts

Monoceros - the unicorn

Posted by Brad Snowder on February 18, 2017 at 5:45pm 0 Comments

New wave of terrorism

Posted by Noon Alif on February 16, 2017 at 9:54am 2 Comments

© 2017   Created by umar.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service