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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Eagle12

“In the beginning God Created..”

Since: Feb 12

Southern Illinois

#142716 Dec 9, 2012
scientist wrote:
<quoted text> I am a well known scientist and have many degrees hanging on my wall.I have researched the bible for many years and found it to be no better than a sears catalog hanging in a out house.
I bet you do have many degrees hanging on your wall. It’s called a thermometer.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#142717 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
The motorcycles have a better power to weight ratio among other factors that allow them to be quick.
Most motorcycles are less than 1600cc. 500cc would be about entry level for a street moto, though you can find them smaller.
Oh ok, thanks!

@Kitten...lol, I hope not coz that means I drive like a tortoise!

Eagle12

“In the beginning God Created..”

Since: Feb 12

Southern Illinois

#142718 Dec 9, 2012
Givemeliberty wrote:
Yes Catholics are Christians. If someone of another faith becomes a Christian then guess what? They are now a Christian. It seems this concept is beyond your meager IQ.
As far as your other word salad goes, you as usual are wrong.
<quoted text>
There’s a lot of wonderful, kind and generous people in the Catholic Church. They would take offense by being considered as Non-Christians. From my view here on topix they believe in God.

We at topix fall into two categories. Believers and non believers (Atheist). Catholics are believers in Christ. I don’t believe in their particular religious doctrine. But I do support the individuals right to believe as they desire.

Freedom of religion is something all of us believers have in common. We embrace our freedoms and oppose those who desire to suppress our right to choose.

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142719 Dec 9, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
<quoted text>
There’s a lot of wonderful, kind and generous people in the Catholic Church. They would take offense by being considered as Non-Christians. From my view here on topix they believe in God.
We at topix fall into two categories. Believers and non believers (Atheist). Catholics are believers in Christ. I don’t believe in their particular religious doctrine. But I do support the individuals right to believe as they desire.
Freedom of religion is something all of us believers have in common. We embrace our freedoms and oppose those who desire to suppress our right to choose.
I'm sorry, but many believers would prefer to take away freedom of religion in the USA. You can't speak for all of them.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#142720 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
I'm sorry, but many believers would prefer to take away freedom of religion in the USA. You can't speak for all of them.
But you can speak for most of them!

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142721 Dec 9, 2012
Clementia wrote:
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But you can speak for most of them!
Nor "for" but "about".

I'm speaking about a large portion of American Christians who support certain politicized agendas.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#142722 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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Nor "for" but "about".
I'm speaking about a large portion of American Christians who support certain politicized agendas.
Oh sh*t, lol, thanks!!
That's what I meant.:-)

Since: Mar 11

Scottsburg, IN

#142725 Dec 9, 2012
Hey it's your buddy RR that is claiming, repeatedly that Catholics are not Christians. Take it up with him.:shrugs:
Eagle12 wrote:
<quoted text>
There’s a lot of wonderful, kind and generous people in the Catholic Church. They would take offense by being considered as Non-Christians. From my view here on topix they believe in God.
We at topix fall into two categories. Believers and non believers (Atheist). Catholics are believers in Christ. I don’t believe in their particular religious doctrine. But I do support the individuals right to believe as they desire.
Freedom of religion is something all of us believers have in common. We embrace our freedoms and oppose those who desire to suppress our right to choose.

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142727 Dec 9, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh sh*t, lol, thanks!!
That's what I meant.:-)
I like to clarify things whenever I get the chance for the possible benefit of anyone who might read it.

I'm watching a mini series called Dune. Have you heard of it? It's science fiction.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#142728 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
I like to clarify things whenever I get the chance for the possible benefit of anyone who might read it.
I'm watching a mini series called Dune. Have you heard of it? It's science fiction.
No, never, is it good?

Maybe, it only comes on in America?

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142729 Dec 9, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
No, never, is it good?
Maybe, it only comes on in America?
I like it very much. It's one of my favorite science fiction franchises.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Herbert 's_Dune

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Herbert%27...

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#142730 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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I like it very much. It's one of my favorite science fiction franchises.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Herbert 's_Dune
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Herbert%27...
Oh, it's got him from x-men in it, i'll give it ago.

There used to be a really good american series that came on in England, about aliens, but i can't remember what it's called.

Invasion was really good too. Lost got on my bloody nerves, i got bloody lost!!

“Seventh son”

Since: Dec 10

Will Prevail

#142731 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
I like it very much. It's one of my favorite science fiction franchises.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Herbert 's_Dune
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Herbert%27...
What the children of dune?

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142732 Dec 9, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh, it's got him from x-men in it, i'll give it ago.
There used to be a really good american series that came on in England, about aliens, but i can't remember what it's called.
Invasion was really good too. Lost got on my bloody nerves, i got bloody lost!!
Farscape has aliens. It's one of the best.

My favorite franchises are Farscape, Firefly, Star Trek, Stargate, Dune, and Fringe.

Firefly is the highest quality science fiction series out there, as far as I'm concerned.

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142733 Dec 9, 2012
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text> What the children of dune?
You don't like COD?

“Seventh son”

Since: Dec 10

Will Prevail

#142734 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
You don't like COD?
I recently dl'ed them and watched them .
Because I never knew they were made, I loved them but was a little disappointed. Their budget wasn't like LOTR is the reason.
Which brings me to the statement.....

The Hobbit start Friday! YAY!

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#142735 Dec 9, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
Farscape has aliens. It's one of the best.
My favorite franchises are Farscape, Firefly, Star Trek, Stargate, Dune, and Fringe.
Firefly is the highest quality science fiction series out there, as far as I'm concerned.
No, it wasn't farscape either. That blue girl used to scare me!

I've never heard of firefly or fringe, seen all the others tho.

It had a person who had alien language visions! I think there was a little girl in it with blonde hair.

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142736 Dec 9, 2012
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text> I recently dl'ed them and watched them .
Because I never knew they were made, I loved them but was a little disappointed. Their budget wasn't like LOTR is the reason.
Which brings me to the statement.....
The Hobbit start Friday! YAY!
I've seen a trailer for it.

Looks gooooood!

Since: Jan 11

Waco, KY

#142737 Dec 9, 2012
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
No, it wasn't farscape either. That blue girl used to scare me!
I've never heard of firefly or fringe, seen all the others tho.
It had a person who had alien language visions! I think there was a little girl in it with blonde hair.
That could have been the Taken series.

It had Dakota Fanning.

Scify channel has several pretty good mini series.

The Lost Room
Tinman
Alice

I wonder how many hours I've spent staring at a TV screen.

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#142738 Dec 9, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
The Supreme Court of the United States is going to take up the case of same sex marriage. What does this have to do with atheism? Apparently a lot since most if not all the topix atheist are liberals. The Supreme Court could swing the pendulum in either direction.
When the Supreme Court rules it’s going to set a precedence. It will become law of the land until the Supreme Court takes it up again in a few years. Something tells me there’s going to be a lot of unhappy campers after their ruling.
*Precedent* Almost, eagle, almost.

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