Barbarians at the gate? Lord Sacks on...

Barbarians at the gate? Lord Sacks on atheism

There are 6 comments on the Harry's Place story from Jun 14, 2013, titled Barbarians at the gate? Lord Sacks on atheism. In it, Harry's Place reports that:

This article in the Spectator starts with a straw man - the atheist who acknowledges no middle ground between Biblical literalism and non-belief: Future intellectual historians will look back with wonder at the strange phenomenon of seemingly intelligent secularists in the 21st century believing that if they could show that the first chapters of ... (more)

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“Sombrero Galaxy”

Since: Jan 10

I'm An Illegal Alien

#1 Jun 15, 2013
Lord Sacks is just another hullshitter.
No More Lords

Ã…kersberga, Sweden

#2 Jun 15, 2013
A guy named Lord complaining about Atheists.
Gee, what a surprise!

Since: Sep 10


#3 Jun 15, 2013
No More Lords wrote:
A guy named Lord complaining about Atheists.
Gee, what a surprise!
Don't you mean *Lored*- fictional, like his "god" is?

Hamilton, UK

#4 Jun 15, 2013
The Lords is a outdated and superfluous institution. It is high time it was abolished.

We'd all be better without religious divisions, dogma and prejudice too.

The Spectator is a lousy publication too.

Britain needs younger and more forward-looking leaders and institutions. We are hamstrung by dinosaurs from a glorious but not particularly creditable past.

Since: Aug 12

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#5 Jun 16, 2013 Everything in the christian bible was taken from Ancient Pagan Texts that pre-dated it by thousands of years. This has been proven time and time again, and is becoming harder and harder for christians to deny. By examining various Ancient Pagan Texts and comparing the epics and stories within with the bible, it can be clearly seen how the bible has simply copied these texts, only changing a few minor details such as the names of people or places.

Kingston Upon Thames, UK

#6 Jun 19, 2013
So a judaist, Lord Sacks (of Shite), believes islamists to be barbarians.

I don't see how Atheism comes into his issues.

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