I have serious problems to believe that people do believe their priest and everything he is cooking for them from the bible. Isn't terible ridiculous ? Grown up people to get to that stage ? I do not buy it ! Do you ?
I didn't see an ND group so I started one. Last I checked North Dakota had the lowest percent of "unaffiliated" in regards to religious identification (3%) which does not mean specifically atheist but shows it’s a tough state to be an atheist.
Hi Athena. I know how you feel. Also, I am half Italian. My mother's maiden name was Anselmi. I also have Italian ancestry in the surnames of Dini, Gallantini and Sallei. My Italian half was from Tuscany.
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One is "Proud to be Atheist" (73 posts) seeing that atheists and humanists hold the intellectual firm ground compared with the invented superstitions of the god followers. Similarly, “Religion is aberrant, atheism is truth” (44 posts).
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"I agree with Two Cult Survivor. The theist already knows that he is correct, and he has the evidence, the Holy Bible - the "word of God." The theist puts it on YOU to show evidence that God is non-existent and he walks around talking to…"
"@blue pashima. The woman being interviewed by Blitzer has a TON of class!
@Randall. I tend to agree about rednecks. Personal bias on my part, but the sound of Country and Western music is, to me, the equivalent of a knife scraping against a…"