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Category Archives: Atheist
Alain De Botton’s List For Life has a lot to teach us about living well, be it in our business or personal lives, no matter what your philosophical or theological outlook is.
Dear Fathers, who’s aren’t in Heaven, Fallow is thy name. Abuse our sons, Justice be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Let it this day, the truth be said, We can’t forgive your trespasses, As you forgive those … Continue reading
Take a good look at this man, Detective Chief Inspector Peter Fox just may be the catalyst to force our Governments to act on the systemic child abuse in the Catholic Church.
Tim Minchin has released his beat poem Storm as an animated film. I recall first hearing Tim perform Storm and just thinking, ‘about time’. So here it is for you to enjoy and maybe even learn a little from: Thanks Tim!
I came across this video on You tube this evening and feel that it’s something that should be shared and discussed. Whether you are a believer, undecided or godless, if you have an open mind on this topic the video … Continue reading
Following on my my post yesterday, here is a thought provoking TED Video by David Brooks discussing what he has call a New Humanism. Tapping into the findings of his latest book, NYTimes columnist David Brooks unpacks new insights into … Continue reading
Two interesting videos featuring Andrew Newberg, M.D on God, Reality and Everything in-between, Mystical experiences and reality. Thanks to my good twitter friend, @saintersan for bringing these to my attention. Part One Part Two No doubt Dr Newberg’s views will … Continue reading
The following article from New Humanist outlines another case of Scientology showing how scared they are of criticism. Please read it and make your feelings known via the Twitter hashtag #StupidScientology http://blog.newhumanist.org.uk/2010/07/welsh-councillor-in-trouble-for-calling.html Thankfully, Cardiff has Torchwood to empty Hubbard’s Cupboard!
My Dear Reader, I recently started writing a monthly ‘Reflection’ for one of my favourite Blogs The Yeti Howl which I wanted to share with you. The posts are written from my Humanist perspective and are posted alongside reflections from … Continue reading
I’ve been having a conversation with some friends about how, as a naturally divergent thinker, whenever I surface from a spell of critical/rational thinking, I return to an instinctive feeling that logic and reason alone do not the man maketh. In my simple terms I call it the Spock & Kirk Syndrome… Continue reading