"The Deist god was never a knowable personage, just an intelligent force.
Gods to beware of are the product of Abraham, or Visnu, or Elron Hubbub, and all that other jazz. No one knew enough about the Deist god to attempt to kill for him/she/it. That…"
"Before the Big Bang theory it was almost impossible to support the position of atheist, because there had to be some force to initiate the universe. So deists said that god started it and went on an extended vacation. For all practical…"
"Most Deists had ideas like this:
There was a god, (design and first cause) he set everything in motion, and then he went away.
As to believing you could ever have any personal relationship with this god, or that he was trying to get in touch with…"
"Of all the US founding fathers, I believe Thomas Paine was the greatest.
If he lived today, with his ability as a highly rational critical thinker, he would most likely be an Atheist and possibly a world leading scientist.
As science is based on…"
"And have you noticed how the internet is filling up with charges that Obama is meddling in Israeli politics while Netanyahu prepares to address our Congress!! Just google meddling and you see all these charges. These guys ieare just as bad as…"
"Netanyahu’s crowd is throwing US secularism under the bus. Netanyahu’s meddling in US politics is all the more outrageous because his supporters in Israel have a callous disregard for the survival of American secularism. Most…"
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