Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Biggest Threat to Christianity

I’ve heard it said that the most substantial threat to Christianity is a clear, thorough reading of the Biblical texts.  The hosts at the non-profit public access show, The Atheist Experience, discuss some of the inconsistencies in the Bible. Advertisements

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The Power of Opinion

With the economy once again dunking its head in the proverbial toilet as the recovery slows to a near halt, some previously lofty ideological matters suddenly become more concrete and in need of discussion.  One of the more pertinent of … Continue reading

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We Still Ban Books?

It always makes me a little sad when people, especially young people, miss out on the opportunity to read quality literature.  It makes me cringe when those young people miss out on the opportunity to read quality literature because their … Continue reading

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Atheists Have Faith?

I was having a discussion with a family member recently about whether or not it takes “faith” to not believe in a god in the same way that it takes “faith” to believe that such a being exists.  She felt … Continue reading

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Contempt for Those Damned Teachers

Reading through the Op/Ed section of the Los Angeles Times this morning, an article entitled “The contempt for teachers extends to Matt Damon” caught my interest.  I was intrigued as to why they were using celebrity actor Matt Damon to … Continue reading

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GOP Hopeful Rick Perry’s Prayer

America has seen its fair share of religious political leaders, but Rick Perry makes George W. Bush look like an agnostic. From CBS News online: On Saturday, Americans will get what for many will be their first taste of the … Continue reading

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Be Careful Not To Think For Yourself: ‘Fixing’ One’s Sexual Orientation

Dr. Reverend Albert Mohler, “president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary — the flagship school of the Southern Baptist Convention and one of the largest seminaries in the world,” expressed his views on reparative therapy and the role a true, … Continue reading

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