Why do I push back against christianity? Because of the poisonous doctrine of faith, predicated on self-loathing. It is sick. … More Self-Loathing, Grace and the Power of Thoughts
Christians will often say “It takes more faith to be an atheist than a christian,” I argue we are talking about two different kinds of faith. When the leap of doubt is taken, we move from the first kind, on to the second … More A Leap of Doubt
Sometimes being a closeted atheist in a small, fundemental town just isn’t as exciting as it sounds . . . … More Lost in a Sea of Crosses
I realize I never really believed in the doctrine of hell, thus never lived in fear of it. Unfortunately, that is uncommon. … More What the Hell?
I am my own worst critic. But then again, so is god. … More My Own Worst Critic
Is religious belief a delusion? Matthew Facciani thinks not. I tend to think so. But maybe we don’t disagree as much as it seems. … More Delusions (Or Not) of God
Follow up thoughts to my last post “Old Habits Die Hard” … More Update: Old Habits Die Harder
“You are not alone in this / As brothers we will stand and we’ll hold your hand” – Mumford and Sons, Timshel … More You Are Not Alone