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Tag: Religion

The Boogeyman fear of the unknown

The Boogeyman: Fear of the Unknown

When society creates governments to ward off the Boogeymen of the world, they often become the evil they seek to defeat.

The Catholic Church Needs a New Reformation

The Catholic Church, under the leadership of Pope Francis, has broken its own Canon Law and should reform itself before it's too late.

The Lost Art of Suspending Disbelief

We can do it easily with novels and movies. So why do so many of us have such a hard time doing it with religion?

Near Death Experience Illustration

Inevitable Death at the Hands of the Former

Young but aged-looking mental patient Jake Anderson is haunted by his belief in an evil Creator, but are any of his fears grounded in reality?

Sam Harris and Scientific Morality Show the Height of Hubris

Sam Harris brings up the very important issues of religious extremism, but his full-of-air answers on morality show a great degree of hubris.

The Founding Fathers were Right to be Deists

An introduction and case for deism, the belief common among our founding fathers that a Creator exists, but does not intervene.

Jesus at the Last Supper.

No, Jesus Was Not a Socialist

Despite what many believe, Jesus was not a socialist, as socialism requires coercion, which Jesus universally opposes.

Humanist Spirituality

Values & ideas will always have an ethereal quality. Humanism offers us a way to celebrate that fact without abandoning reason

The Bane of Hyper-Individualism

Religion and marriage are pillars of a community. Sadly, they are becoming increasingly marginalized.

As Mind Hacks Go, Religion Isn’t The Best One

A response to Stephen T. Asma’s argument for religion.

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