Atheism requires as much faith as rel...

Atheism requires as much faith as religion?

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Atheism requires as much faith as religion? bearvspuma : The only problem with this rationalization is that ita s assuming all athiests are so because theya re intelligent in the ways of science and reasoning and all people that believe in a form of god are unintelligent.

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“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#139007 Nov 19, 2012
Dave Nelson wrote:
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Uh huh. You witnessed this?
Doesn't matter. It is called Christmas now. Deal with it.
Actually, it's called whatever people want to call it and a large portion of the population calls it Xmas now as well, you need to deal with that.

Since: Sep 08

Westcliffe, CO

#139008 Nov 19, 2012
KittenKoder wrote:
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That would be a contradiction in terms, you cannot be surprised if you are omniscient.
The forces that created me are quite easy to understand, gravity, electromagnetism, weak and strong force. There are 12 particles as well. The chemical reactions of the atoms formed by the 12 particles and the four forces result in what we call living.
Omniscience does not require you know the ultimate result of your actions. Your perception of it doing such is a limited intellectual understanding of such.

FWIW, Eve and the apple established very early on that the Abrahamic God did not create man fully expecting to know what would happen.

Since: Sep 08

Westcliffe, CO

#139009 Nov 19, 2012
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
Actually, it's called whatever people want to call it and a large portion of the population calls it Xmas now as well, you need to deal with that.
The majority calls it Christmas. YOU deal with that.

You will find in time people will not let you define terms for them.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#139010 Nov 19, 2012
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
Omniscience does not require you know the ultimate result of your actions. Your perception of it doing such is a limited intellectual understanding of such.
FWIW, Eve and the apple established very early on that the Abrahamic God did not create man fully expecting to know what would happen.
What you describe is not omniscient.

om·ni·scient
adjective \-sh&#601;nt\
1
: having infinite awareness, understanding, and insight
2
: possessed of universal or complete knowledge

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#139011 Nov 19, 2012
Definition of OMNISCIENT
1
: having infinite awareness, understanding, and insight
2
: possessed of universal or complete knowledge
Nikki

Haacht, Belgium

#139012 Nov 19, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
Thanksgiving is coming up in a few days and Christmas not that far behind. Also the Jewish Holidays are around the corner.
I assume most atheist participate in the Christmas Holidays even if they don’t believe in Christ. Parties, friends, loved ones, oh the little munchkins running and playing. A time to exchange gifts and the hugs & kisses and hot coffee, coco, or what ever warms the soul.
If it’s not asking too much, try not to be Mr. Scrooge this Christmas. You won’t crack and break into a million pieces if you say,“Merry Christmas.” You’ll be going by that Salvation Army Kettle. Don’t drop in a measly quarter. Stuff at least two or three dollars in.
If your community is having a food drive during the holidays, let go of a few cans for some family that has little to nothing. Some work sites adopt families for Christmas. Think about giving to someone who is less fortunate than yourself.
I don't know where all you christians get the idea that atheists are mean, bitter, selfish people from but it is demonstrably false:

http://newscenter.berkeley.edu/2012/04/30/rel...

Since: Mar 11

United States

#139013 Nov 19, 2012
Oh so you're one of those Adam and Eve believing deists?

:sigh:

Best get back to your magnets, idiot.
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
Omniscience does not require you know the ultimate result of your actions. Your perception of it doing such is a limited intellectual understanding of such.
FWIW, Eve and the apple established very early on that the Abrahamic God did not create man fully expecting to know what would happen.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#139014 Nov 19, 2012
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
The majority calls it Christmas. YOU deal with that.
You will find in time people will not let you define terms for them.
Actually, no, the majority of the people in the world call it "that evil capitalist holiday."

“The eye has it...”

Since: May 09

Russell's Teapot

#139015 Nov 19, 2012
River Tam wrote:
<quoted text>
I have to get through the Thanksgiving festivities first. Picture a large table in a sterile dining room. 30 or so people dining on the carcasses of 5 large birds. My favorite chef (in the whole world) brings me a plate of wild rice, wild mushrooms and asparagus. Furtive glances my way, "is she sane now"?
Fun.
Here's some fun, right in the middle of the meal, exclaim loudly: "Is that a Turkey feather in the mashed potatoes?"

Since: Oct 10

Location hidden

#139016 Nov 19, 2012
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
The majority calls it Christmas.
It follows Black Friday, right?

Since: Mar 11

United States

#139017 Nov 19, 2012
Oh the irony meter just exploded!
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
The majority calls it Christmas. YOU deal with that.
You will find in time people will not let you define terms for them.

“I started out with nothing”

Since: Nov 10

and still got most of it left

#139018 Nov 19, 2012
_BobLoblah_ wrote:
<quoted text>17Nov12.....
....Waddsamadda....
Ps:....suffering vit yer 'seepage' problem again.
Stop stalking BobLoblah, ya 'troll-op'.
Forever and Ever
BobLoblah
Methinks your syphilis has reached you brain

Stop stalking me

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#139019 Nov 19, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
OMG I GOT THAT!!!! that's why i said stupid question and didn't answer it first time!! OMG!
20Nov12.....

.....You just gotta trust in BobLoblah.

If you can't come to BobLoblah, then who can you come to!!!

BobLoblah Rules.

Haul da dime.

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah
Thinking

Andover, UK

#139020 Nov 19, 2012
Coring bunt, isn't he?
ChristineM wrote:
<quoted text>
Methinks your syphilis has reached you brain
Stop stalking me

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#139021 Nov 19, 2012
Clementia wrote:
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but bitch is female dog, i find that cute! oh dear i'm crazy!
20Nov12.....

.....Well, yes...but today a bitch is a female. Usually an ugly von tooooo.

Ps:.....and a bastard..well, vot's your idea of a bastard?

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#139022 Nov 19, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
i would't give my life for any country if i thought it was wrong! if another country attacks england then i would fight, i'm sikh so i have warrior blood in my somewhere, but if england said lets go and kill people in france, then no, i'm going to say england is wrong, you can't kill innocent people!!!
i'm a sikh (human-being) before i'm british or indian or whatever u want to call me! I'm not going to support england if it becomes like nazi germany!!!!!
20Nov12.....

.....SomeDimes ya gotta go to 'them' before dey come to you.

Ps:....Which is vot Israel is gonna do to Iran in the very near future.

Ven dat happens,'Up She Comes'.

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah

“I started out with nothing”

Since: Nov 10

and still got most of it left

#139023 Nov 19, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
My best friend is going to be a doctor and she's a nice person, that's all that matters!
I don't really wear socks, i wear tights!:)
I did give you the heads up about our beloved nob gobbler.

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#139024 Nov 19, 2012
Clementia wrote:
oh shit, i got work placement in morning, it's bloody 3.31am, why do i forget the time when i'm on here?
Ok BobLoblah, nite-nite! sweet cutie dreams!:-)
nite guys! X
20Nov12.....

.....and for you, instead of 'counting sheep'..

Ps:....Just count blah blah blah blah blah blah BobLoblahs

BobLoblah will let the 'lady of da house' know dat you offered 'cutie dreams' when BobLoblah straps on BobLoblah's spurs.

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah
Thinking

Andover, UK

#139025 Nov 19, 2012
Keep away from the young...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/eur...
_BobLoblah_ wrote:
<quoted text>20Nov12.....
.....You just gotta trust in BobLoblah.
If you can't come to BobLoblah, then who can you come to!!!
BobLoblah Rules.
Haul da dime.
Forever and Ever
BobLoblah
Thinking

Andover, UK

#139026 Nov 19, 2012
Well if the cap fits... oh sorry, you're a catholtard.
_BobLoblah_ wrote:
<quoted text>20Nov12.....
.....Well, yes...but today a bitch is a female. Usually an ugly von tooooo.
Ps:.....and a bastard..well, vot's your idea of a bastard?
Forever and Ever
BobLoblah

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