This blog post is a response to a comment concerning science and faith made on one of my other posts. In quotation marks are the comments made by a fellow Think Atheist member. The rest are my responses.
Here we go, then...
"Doesn't it ever strike you as odd that so many people are drawn to [religion]?"
No. Religion has been around in one form or another for thousands of years. Along with other superstitious beliefs the religions have spread until…Continue
Added by Scott Kaelen on August 4, 2014 at 9:48am — No Comments
“If in the land that the Lord your God is giving you to possess someone is found slain, lying in the open country, and it is not known who killed him, then your elders and your judges shall come out, and they shall measure the distance to the surrounding cities. And the elders of the city that is nearest. . . shall take a heifer that has never been worked and that has not pulled a yoke. . . and shall break the heifer’s neck. . . And all the elders of that city nearest to the…
Added by David Conrad on November 13, 2012 at 12:57am — No Comments
Do not say in your heart, after the LORD your God has thrust them out before you, ‘It is because of my righteousness that the LORD has brought me in to possess this land,’ whereas it is because of the wickedness of these nations that the LORD is driving them out before you. Not because of your righteousness or the uprightness of your heart are you going in to possess their land, but because of the wickedness of these nations the LORD your God is driving them out from before you.…
Added by David Conrad on November 5, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments