Posts Tagged ‘Athiest’

Atheist prays to figment of his imagination he sometimes calls God Comments 0

Friday, September 6th, 2013

My 15 minutes of fame, courtesy of an article in the Washington Post featuring me as an atheist who prays to an invented God in order to facilitate my participation in a 12-step recovery program, provoked a little tempest in the teapot of atheist blog postings and commentary. My fellow atheists have suggested, not always politely, that Read more

Atheist’s 40 “Difficult” Questions to ask a Christian Comments 0

Friday, August 9th, 2013

John Barron says  he thought I’d write  in this Twitter post,  “Not so much because I feel a need to offer proper answers, more so because I am always amused at what Atheists offering these kinds of questions or challenges believe they are ‘difficult’ or substantive challenges to Christianity.  It makes one wonder, if these are Read more

Year 2011: fewer atheists, more believers Comments 0

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

According to the annual “Status of Global Missions” study, in this first part of the millennium non-believers will lose two million seven hundred thousand members, whilst declared atheists will lose one million and 370 thousand “faithful”. “Catholicism is growing at a rate of 34 thousand people a day,while Islam is gaining 79 thousand followers per day, and Hinduism 37 thousand.

Between 2000 and 2011, the “non religious” category lost 700 members every day, while the “atheist” category lost 300 per day.

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Military atheists seeking the rights and benefits offered to religious groups Comments 0

Friday, August 26th, 2011

“If there’s a reason to support religion in the military, it’s the ethics and values that come out of it, not the supernatural claims,” he said. “We also have constructive ethics and values, but we rally around humanism rather than the supernatural,” said Army Capt Ryan Jean.

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Stephen Fry vs Ann Widdecombe Comments 0

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

Tick “no religion” urge Aussie Atheists Comments 0

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

The Atheist Foundation of Australia is urging Australians with no religious affiliation to tick the “no religion” box in the up-coming census. Billboards urging Australians with no religious affiliation to tick the “no religion” option have begun to appear around parts of NSW and the foundation has launched a website urging Australians to tick the “no religion” Read more