Atheism requires as much faith as religion?

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. Read more
Lincoln

United States

#159626 Mar 11, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
There's that "out of context" excuse. In what "context" is the killing of innocent people morally correct?
The dishonesty comes when people make excuses for bad behavior, in any context.
Agree.

Often agree with you.

“Move into the light.”

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#159627 Mar 11, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
There's that "out of context" excuse. In what "context" is the killing of innocent people morally correct?
The dishonesty comes when people make excuses for bad behavior, in any context.
The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few, or the one.
Why I AM Right

Redding, CA

#159628 Mar 11, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
There's that "out of context" excuse. In what "context" is the killing of innocent people morally correct?
The dishonesty comes when people make excuses for bad behavior, in any context.
Are you making an argument that absolute morals exist?

Checkmate! Next???

“Move into the light.”

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#159629 Mar 11, 2013
Lincoln

United States

#159630 Mar 11, 2013
Why I AM Right wrote:
<quoted text>
Are you making an argument that absolute morals exist?
Checkmate! Next???
Nine word checkmate

in your dreams :-(
Lincoln

United States

#159631 Mar 11, 2013
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text> The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few, or the one.
Joseph Stalin Quote?

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#159632 Mar 11, 2013
You can't assign properties to a god until you h e even shown said god exists.

Checkmate!
Why I AM Right wrote:
<quoted text>
Are you making an argument that absolute morals exist?
Checkmate! Next???

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#159633 Mar 11, 2013
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text> The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few, or the one.
That can often be avoided, well, almost always be avoided actually. Go ahead, dare you to find one case in which it cannot.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#159634 Mar 11, 2013
Why I AM Right wrote:
<quoted text>
Are you making an argument that absolute morals exist?
Checkmate! Next???
So ... that's all you have, a declaration of victory without even presenting an argument, instead you just make the assertion for me. How very ... christian ... of you.
Thinking

Gillingham, UK

#159635 Mar 11, 2013
Cheers!
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>Happens all the time down at t'pub.

Since: Sep 08

Westcliffe, CO

#159636 Mar 11, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
That can often be avoided, well, almost always be avoided actually. Go ahead, dare you to find one case in which it cannot.
Allowing psychopathic killers, people with contagious diseases, and people who selfishly seek to destroy the social fabric of a society by going outside accepted channels of change based on their belief their vision is the only correct one to run free.

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#159637 Mar 11, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
Poor Topix atheists.

But, but, but, waqddabout, but but but waddabout

The Topix atheist motorboat.

They be so astute and sharp and knowledgeable. etc.

Science says.

What does science preach from the highest pulpits in the Almighty Church of Science is the Truth?

The unity of all matter and energy in this universe.

Uh, that includes any thought or intelligence that may arise in it. Parts in a parcel.

But they are special. Just ask them.
No, Dave.

YOU'RE special.

Very special.

Bless your heart.

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#159638 Mar 11, 2013
bohart wrote:
<quoted text>Well worded, but you cleverly ducked the question. You are paid to perform these tasks. My point is this, your worth should never be calculated by others based on pay. Thats sort of a J.P. Morgan philosophy of life.
It's based on value.

Totally different thing.

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#159639 Mar 11, 2013
Lincoln wrote:
<quoted text>Joseph Stalin Quote?
Spock.

“Darwin died for your sins”

Since: Aug 08

Nunya

#159640 Mar 11, 2013
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>
Keep... Oh shit, what do you call it?
...
Reading!
Keep reading!
"Mithraism is frequently said to have been a great rival to early Christianity, especially in popular books written by non-specialists. According to most academic sources, however, the archaeological evidence does not support this claim."
www.religionfacts.com/greco-roman/sects/mithr...
Are you talking about Persian or Roman Mithraism?

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#159641 Mar 11, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
Allowing psychopathic killers, people with contagious diseases, and people who selfishly seek to destroy the social fabric of a society by going outside accepted channels of change based on their belief their vision is the only correct one to run free.
Medical science, yeah, we have avoided that for a long time. Try again, still not justification for killing someone innocent. Most of what you mention deals with those not innocent.

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#159642 Mar 11, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
http://losangeles.cbslocal.com /2013/03/11/residents-urged-to -prep-for-two-weeks-on-your-ow n-on-quake-anny/
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Anza-Pa...
Catcher, if you drop off the radar suddenly, we will understand.
Uh, you might want to get right with God without too much hesitation soon.
Can I come up from under my desk now?

Hey, I actually felt it. My office is in a downtown high-rise, and it shook but just a little bit.

4.7, but out in the desert.

“Move into the light.”

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#159643 Mar 11, 2013
Lincoln wrote:
<quoted text>
Atheists make a good argument for not believing in anything.
Doubt if anyone will become an atheist from reading the atheist hate on this thread ....just saying.:-)
duh seeing as how I never seen one of them before.... please link me to your so called atheist hate post.

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#159644 Mar 11, 2013
Aerobatty wrote:
<quoted text>
Yup.
Michael Jackson is dead?

Really?

“Move into the light.”

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#159645 Mar 11, 2013
Lincoln wrote:
<quoted text>
Joseph Stalin Quote?
Mickey Mouse

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