"Why must one deny the "concept" of a definable word? Is it objection to the word "moral" in the definition? If so, why? morals are merely rules of conduct towards other human beings. Evil is harmful, injurous conduct towards…"
"No. Evil cannot be quantified and never is. No reason is given for why one thing or person is more evil than another in most cases where one of them is said to be more evil than the other. Hitler isn't "three times as evil as…"
"So there are no morals without religion?
I'm afraid I don't follow you. If 'AMORAL', and, by implication, 'MORAL' is meaningless without religion, why aren't all athiests serial killers?
Because we have empathy…"
"NO! Evil is the same as any other opinion. It dependes on how one looks at the issue. Hitler was first praised by poop pios while he was winning the war and invading everything, but once he started loosing the war pope pios changed his tune. Vlad…"
"Dictionary.com defines evil as an adjective that means "morally wrong or bad". In that context, evil is just a label. However, as a noun, it is defined as "the force in nature that governs and gives rise to wickedness and sin."…"
I work at a Christian-based retail store. Occasionally, customers ask me if I go to church. I only say "no," volunteering as little information about myself as possible. Then I'm always invited to visit their church. I listen politely to the directions and service times. And smile as they walk away.
A few weeks ago, a co-worker asked if I was atheist and instead of telling the truth, I dodged the question. "Why would you ask ME that?" "Who told you that?" "Where did you hear… Continue
Greetings, Jennifer! I see you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since 2009, excepting for the May 4th post. I don't think it's about being a slacker, this isn't a job. ;) We have a new group where you might feel more at home. Please consider joining Hang With Friends , where we can share our stories and laugh, and discuss anything on our minds.
Welcome!!! It is sooo refreshing to know that today's youth is not a total waste. GOOD JOB young lady KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!!!
You have a lot of responsibility upon your shoulders, I'm sure you understand that. You're funny too, I call them churchies ;)