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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blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144485 Dec 19, 2012
bossdrop wrote:
<quoted text>Its not my job to validate the bible, that's God's job. Now God on many instances will validate the words of the bible in someone's life while they are alive.
But God's favorite way of validating that little book as you call it, is after a person dies. and the fact that they will realize 5 seconds after they die, that this life was not all there is, will shockingly validate a lot, rather quickly.
Bullshit, you CAN'T KNOW any of this. I just love it when you people project your delusional beliefs as being factual. It really makes you look like a total idiot.

Since: Nov 12

Location hidden

#144486 Dec 19, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
I love snakes, when I went to the zoo, I had this big one around my neck, it was sooooooo scary, but I can't believe how soft they are, too soft!
What type of snake do u have, what colour is it,how big is it?
I would bet he is talking about a trouser snake... human skin color... and smaller than he tells you...and he is really attached to it.
blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144487 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
You forgot to add that you were the first man on the moon....
And when Bell made the first phone call, he had three missed messages from you.
'cuz you're awesome that way..........
And your jealous because you never finished school and had to go to work in the local Quickmart, and have been there ever since making $7.50 an hour. I wonder why you didn't try and make a little extra making shine.
blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144488 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
Wrong.
God can be proven & is proven on a daily basis.
I'm sure in your simpleton delusional mind that is true. I imagine its kind of like the little child who has an imaginary friend that lives under their bed. Does your imaginary friend speak to you also. My granddaughters friend is names oscar, he's blue!!!
blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144489 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
Ya, well. You can't read very well.
I said God.
You said imaginary being.
There is NO difference!!!
blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144490 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
You are such a liar. YOU wrote that "Jephthah burned his daughter to death".
Deny that?
Now you're saying you didn't write it....
Oy
Show me the post were I said Jephthah burned his daughter to death, I dare ya. I googled the verse about Jephthah's deal with God and posted it. None of what I posted are MY WORDS.
blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144491 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
As a reminder. The snake would be a forever symbolic reminder of the fall.
Everytime man would see a serpent he would be reminded that it was the instrument by which he fell into sin.
yeah, it's kind of like the rainbow God put in the sky to remind us all what a prick he was!!!!

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#144492 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>No it wasn't.

WTF is wrong with you people?
ROFLMFAO!!!

You're kidding, right?

Please tell me you're kidding.

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#144493 Dec 19, 2012
blacklagoon wrote:
<quoted text>yeah, it's kind of like the rainbow God put in the sky to remind us all what a prick he was!!!!
RR's a lot more far gone than I thought.

Since: Mar 11

United States

#144494 Dec 19, 2012
Jephtha promised Yahweh a burnt offering of whatever came out his door first, his daughter came out, he kept his promise of a burnt offering.

It's crystal clear.
Aerobatty wrote:
<quoted text>
So, great swampy, enlighten us.
Sure appears that that's exactly what the great holy text of your perfect god says.
blacklagoon

Hyde Park, MA

#144495 Dec 19, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
You are such a liar. YOU wrote that "Jephthah burned his daughter to death".
Deny that?
Now you're saying you didn't write it....
Oy
"At that time the Spirit of the LORD came upon Jephthah, and he went throughout the land of Gilead and Manasseh, including Mizpah in Gilead, and led an army against the Ammonites. And Jephthah made a vow to the LORD. He said, "If you give me victory over the Ammonites, I will give to the LORD the first thing coming out of my house to greet me when I return in triumph. I will sacrifice it as a burnt offering."

"So Jephthah led his army against the Ammonites, and the LORD gave him victory. He thoroughly defeated the Ammonites from Aroer to an area near Minnith twenty towns and as far away as Abel-keramim. Thus Israel subdued the Ammonites. When Jephthah returned home to Mizpah, his daughter his only child ran out to meet him, playing on a tambourine and dancing for joy. When he saw her, he tore his clothes in anguish. "My daughter!" he cried out. "My heart is breaking! What a tragedy that you came out to greet me. For I have made a vow to the LORD and cannot take it back." And she said, "Father, you have made a promise to the LORD. You must do to me what you have promised, for the LORD has given you a great victory over your enemies, the Ammonites. But first let me go up and roam in the hills and weep with my friends for two months, because I will die a virgin." "You may go," Jephthah said. And he let her go away for two months. She and her friends went into the hills and wept because she would never have children. When she returned home, her father kept his vow, and she died a virgin. So it has become a custom in Israel for young Israelite women to go away for four days each year to lament the fate of Jephthah's daughter." (Judges 11:29-40 NLT) Notice the words "The first thing coming out of my house......then....I will sacrifice it, forget about the burnt offerings bullshit, he was going to SACRIFICE HIS DAUGHTER. Next......when she returned home, HER FATHER KEPT HIS VOW......His vow was what??........come on now you know..........His vow was......thats right to SACRIFICE his daughter,,,,,did he,,,well lets see.....Yep, your scripture says....her father kept his vow and she DIED a virgin. Any more questions???? Good, your God involved himself in blood sacrifice. Something that probably you would not even do. See, even you are more moral than your God.

Since: Mar 11

United States

#144496 Dec 19, 2012
He deferred his virgin daughter up as a burnt offering. You can't have sex with smoldering remains can you?

Oh and what is the largest Christian denomination again?
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
LMAO!
First you say he burned his daughter.
Now you say she died a virgin.
Make up your mutha f_ckin mind on what lie you plan on posting.

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#144497 Dec 19, 2012
Thinking wrote:
Time to repost this sanity check for muslims, christians and jews:
www.youtube.com/watch...
It went out on BBC Radio 4 in 2009.
<quoted text>
21Dec12.....

.....BobLoblah has it from 'very good sources' that your video went out at the same time on BBC that their children's host/programmer ....Mista Saville and your friend Gary Glitter were sodomizing kids 'left and right'.

Ps:....some 450+ of them. Guess you got your share toooooooo.

Happy Holidays...(Not).

Forever and Ever
Bobloblah

“The eye has it...”

Since: May 09

Russell's Teapot

#144498 Dec 19, 2012
Time to scroll.

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#144499 Dec 19, 2012
scaritual wrote:
Time to scroll.
I've got some Zigzag scrolling papers.

Just sayin'.

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#144500 Dec 20, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
Like I told you, when God touches you, all your doubts will be gone.
What if that great feeling you got when god "touched" you could be replicated by stimulating the appropriate parts of your brain? Would that make you consider that it might have been a natural experience?

Na, you'd probably write it off as more devil trickery.

Since: Oct 12

Sweden

#144501 Dec 20, 2012
Oh.you people who call themselves atheist ,let me tell you story.
Their was a man who wanted to cross a river but their was no boat which could carry him to the other side of the river.the man waited for a long time but their was none, he saw timbers and nails coming together and forming aboat.the boat sailed towards the man then the man entered the boat but to his suprise their was no one driving the boat ,finally he reached the other side of the river.
Atheist will ask the following question.
1.How can timber and nails form aboat by themelves?
2.How can aboat sail by itself?
If atheist dont think all these things are impossible ,how can they say their is no God at all.
If atheist say boat cant form by itself without engineer then how can an they say this universe come itself without God.
If atheist say aboat cant sail itself how can they say everything in this world happens without God.
Atheist dont know anything.atheist are the most ignorant people because they dont know the reason they are in this world.the reason they ar a live. The reason they breath.
Animals are better than Atheist because they know who their God is.
I am going to ask the atheist one question
WHAT DID THEY BELIEVE BEFORE THE INTRODUCTION OF SCIENCE????

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#144502 Dec 20, 2012
Mohamo wrote:
Oh.you people who call themselves atheist ,let me tell you story.
Their was a man who wanted to cross a river but their was no boat which could carry him to the other side of the river.the man waited for a long time but their was none, he saw timbers and nails coming together and forming aboat.the boat sailed towards the man then the man entered the boat but to his suprise their was no one driving the boat ,finally he reached the other side of the river.
Atheist will ask the following question.
1.How can timber and nails form aboat by themelves?
2.How can aboat sail by itself?
If atheist dont think all these things are impossible ,how can they say their is no God at all.
If atheist say boat cant form by itself without engineer then how can an they say this universe come itself without God.
If atheist say aboat cant sail itself how can they say everything in this world happens without God.
Atheist dont know anything.atheist are the most ignorant people because they dont know the reason they are in this world.the reason they ar a live. The reason they breath.
Animals are better than Atheist because they know who their God is.
I am going to ask the atheist one question
WHAT DID THEY BELIEVE BEFORE THE INTRODUCTION OF SCIENCE????
If you want us to stop making stereotypical and insulting jokes...

ah nevermind.

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#144503 Dec 20, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>No, not at all.

It's true that God already knows everything that you have done and will do, that doesn't mean He's controlling your actions. You have control over yourself and your own actions. He's merely watching.

God will reveal Himself to everyone, you just have to look.

Ever listen to a song so many times that you have it perfectly memorized? Now sing along to the song, you know what's coming. That doesn't mean you can change the song.
Exactly.

You can't change the song.

If god knows everything we will do, he knows we won't find him.

There's no free will in that.

He knew it right from the start.

I love it when you make your own arguments against your position.

Thank you.

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#144504 Dec 20, 2012
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>I'm not sure what you mean but that was before Jesus, before God rewrote His rules.
Why would god have to rewrite his rules.

Did he screw up?

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