"I like your response to her, B.K. I think as atheists we appreciate the beauty of life & how fleeting it may be. I believe we are more likely to live in the present rather than spend (or waste) our entire lives planning for a future that…"
"I think it's that hope some people have to live forever or see loved ones who have died again & the fear from religion in general & christianity in particular of eternal damnation of burning in "hell". It's absurd but…"
"I think atheists getting together is fine, actually a good thing especially for those atheists who have been shut out by friends & family. But I despise the idea of an "atheist church" to no end. There is no doctrine or authoritative…"
"This is exactly it. The arrogance & ignorance that the US is a christian nation. They keep repeating the lie that it was our founding fathers intent when our founding fathers own words were the direct opposite."
"For some reason many christians seem determined to be the greatest victims of all time. Of course that isn't the case. Being denied the divine right they think they are entitled to have to deny human rights to people they disagree with is not…"
"Not sure if I'm understanding what you're asking. Atheists have no dogma or "mission statement". We simply lack belief in gods. We may have similar or greatly differing political viewpoints or opinions about anything. There…"
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