"Be patient, there will come a time when your sister goes to College, at that time, take her to meet some gay people, chat with her, meet her Christian friends and have her meet your Atheist friends/family. It takes time to come to reason after years…"
"That would be awesome! But how would we stop parents from telling kids the same thing??? Oh! Also, the Church also has to sign up as a non-profit in order to receive donations. That would make me so happy, it would give me a...warm fuzzy feeling…"
"Ask yourselves this: These people want you dead, and they will do it slowly and painfully. Why do you allow them to stay in your country? Answer me this: If someone began living in your house and began breaking your things and began talking about…"
"Simple. At the time of the circumcision the child is still under the parents' authority. The parents have final say. It should be made illegal until a proper age of consent, but as of now religion is just too strong. People like false hope."
"True, although I would personally feel better if people went to church ONLY as a social networking site, or because of tradition. I dislike the actual belief, and having a false idea of reality passed on to the next generation is something I would…"
Recovering from the side effects of Christian fundamentalism is not easy.•The ongoing fear of Hell•Rejection from family members•Ongoing guilt•Loss of communityIf you can relate, join.This is not a debate group.See More
"Christmas??? Who says it has to be religious? In my opinion, its a few days off of school/work that you should enjoy. Just give them presents and leave it at that. If you like, consider this: it's a holiday that just happens to be known as…"
"Well, there is no guarantee, but people with power tend to abuse it so... I agree with you to some level. Another thing is that they've already started, building a mosque on ground zero, near the site of the 9/11 attack. Now that's just…"
Hi Wayne, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where freethinking agnostics and atheists recognise that gods are phoney and religion is a fraud used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.