by elconquistadorposted: 10 Apr 2014
I feel alone, but perhaps that's normal. Perhaps I just need to be patient. I basically lost everyone, or at least I lost their sympathies and genuine friendship (except my wife). Everyone in the church...
"The Internet, in particular, offers immense possibilities for encounter and solidarity," Francis said. "This is something truly good, a gift from God." Beyond reason is the continuing theft of science by a...
by iespinoza11posted: 03 Apr 2014
I have an honest question for evolutionists. I'm sorry if it sounds like a stupid question because I'm not super learned in the topic. Evolutionists account for the complexity of life by means of random...
by kampinkarl48posted: 01 Apr 2014
When it comes to economics, one of the greatest tragedies of our modern era is the ludicrous amounts of income inequality deemed necessary as "incentive" to work hard. Somebody earning more money for doing a more...
by catphilposted: 28 Mar 2014
Tony Blair, writing in the Observer (26 Jan), said that religious extremism has become the biggest source of conflict around the world. Referring to wars and violent confrontations in places like Syria,...
by Pumpkin_Programmerposted: 23 Mar 2014
As someone with a naturalistic worldview, I have been interested in mindfulness meditation as a means of enhancing my experience of the world. Although I’m aware that meditation can be entirely divorced from mystical, woo-woo...
Latvian journalists and politics experts are talking about the official visit of Kirill I of Moscow, Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia. Kirill's visit was planned long before recent events in Ukraine, but we cannot...
by knox.shikongoposted: 15 Mar 2014
Namibia (my home country) recently ordered a MANDATORY national prayer day (prayer against a surge in passion killings). Stores were forced to close for an hour, and employers were instructed to allow employees to attend...
by QuestioningKatposted: 15 Mar 2014
Why is the idea of perfection and the achievement of some sort of idealistic "heaven" so prevalent and motivating for many? Why do religions exalt Perfection? Perfection is preached as possible, usually as the experience...