My own view of the bible is that it was tribal and plagarised stories from other continents and cultures, watered down or copied and then adopted by a power hungry institution as a means to control. There are many versions of this book, and the Jehovah’s Witnesses cult have their own, but from where did […]
To any and all Jehovah’s Witnesses; You are part of a cult, get out now.
I have experience of a cult. I was a Jehovah’s Witness for most of my life. But I got free. I recently watched this short film from JWFacts.com and can very much relate. I wanted to share it with followers of my blog so that they might understand why the Witnesses keep on knocking. Essentially […]
Fact of the matter is there are many religions, and similar stories, which predate Christianity that hold remarkable similarities to the JC doctrine. A bit like many other folk stories.
I can’t for the life of me recall where I found this, but I spotted it again recently and thought I would share it. Click on the image to enlarge it.
Originally posted on We Fucking Love Atheism:
“Our prayers are with the victims of this tragedy.” As an atheist, this makes me choke on my own afterbirth. Sympathy and compassion is one thing, but proclaiming that you’re going to talk to god for the victims is outright disrespectful. Of course the rest of the population…
I really don’t think I need to say too much about the above image, needless to say a few offered to pray for me so I asked them to pray for the abused kids – or better still, to stop fucking condoning it.
On the flip side, Christians also pick and choose their morals. They pick which Bible verses apply to themselves and which Bible verses apply to other people, and of course which ones to ignore altogether.
Original article appeared on Wired.co.uk 14 April 2011 Last Christmas I wrote a little essay entitled: “A Holiday Message from Ricky Gervais: Why I’m an atheist.” The Wall Street Journal ran it, and it caused quite a stir. I was even asked to answer some of the comments. So for Easter I thought I’d do another one. Here […]
Various things that the Bible bans Shaving (Leviticus 19:27) Cursing (Ephesians 5:4) Gossip (Leviticus 19:16) Football on Saturday’s (Exodus 20:8) Eating a Lobster (Leviticus 11:10) Eating Pork (Leviticus 11:7) Cotton/polyester blends (Leviticus 19:19) Associating with women who are having their periods (Leviticus 15:19-20) A Christian is therefore a person who wants to give up great […]