The original thread is gone. That would be my bad.Here's what happened, told in my usual verbose parenthetical style. If you just want to get on with it, skip past the italics.I originally registered…Continue
"We do need a replacement for the term spirituality that doesn't even suggest the supernatural. The best I can come up with is romance. We allow our emotions, our intuitive aspects, to run free when we're in a romantic mode. Something may…"
"1. Does the term "spiritual" necessarily involve the supernatural? I claim it does and people who use it in any other way are just too lazy to use a dictionary. Is using the term for the non-supernatural just sloppy language? Is using it…"
"I was responding to the one who gave a definition; that would be why I responded with something about dictionaries. [Note to self: Explain everything all the time, don't assume knowledge of verbal interactions.]"
"Felch's Laws and the No NonsenseA³
brand of atheism
1. "Atheist" and "stupid" are not mutually exclusive
2. Conspiracy = religion - god
3. You have no right to deride theism if you believe in unsubstantiated gibberish…"
"Thing is, Jesus didn't found anything, which also speaks against his historicity. What we know as Christianity is derived from the oral traditions of several sects and later codified years, generations even, after the events. What we mostly…"
"Incidentally, had you checked the links you might have seen this:
That's the "James Ossuary". When the police raided the forger's home, it was found stashed in a filthy bathroom. The ossuary an important bit of evidence for…"
"Wait a minute, you were expecting me to provide proof? For my belief as to whether or not Jesus existed?
I'm sorry. I thought what you wrote was intended to be some form of evidence. I apologize for not recognizing "shits and…"
"I'm sorry if I don't deal with your full post. I assume that when someone posts a laundry list of evidences for anything, they lead with their best evidence and if the first couple items aren't persuasive, it's a waste of time to…"
Where's my damn avatar? I mean, I can't get it to appear on the left column head. And that thing is a lot better looking than I actually am. If someone can explain why Atheist Nexus' content management system hates me, please do.