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Whose Responsibility is Forgiveness?

There is a strong narrative in many religions–in fact, as far as I can tell, it is every religion with a conscious God–that God is the only thing that can forgive us for our behaviour. 522 more words



An unusual story has appeared in the MSM. No doubt it is intended to promote Joe Biden as the next Presidential candidate, however it reveals a lot about him, Putin and other “world leaders.” 229 more words


New series! Idiotic stuff Jesus said!

This one’s gonna run and run!

You hear the one about the blind Christian bloke with only one hand and no balls? And he did it all to himself! 894 more words


Atlas Shrugged is Worth the Read, If you Invest an Open Mind

But I will say, she can come off as cold. A bitter Russian winter kind of cold. I’m not surprised this is how most people view her. 1,005 more words


Some Thoughts on Ethical Vegetarianism

About a week ago I decided to adopt a vegetarian diet. It wasn’t spurred by a sudden moral epiphany, rather I had wondered for some time whether a vegetarian diet was morally better than an omnivorous diet. 710 more words


Why someone else can explain your wisdom better than you

Generally speaking I’m not a big fan of poetry, but regardless the following will be read at my wedding, “She walks in beauty, like the night / Of cloudless climes and starry skies; / And all that’s best of dark and bright / Meet in her aspect and her eyes, / Thus mellowed to that tender light / Which heaven to gaudy day denies/ One shade the more, one ray the less, / Had half impaired the nameless grace / Which waves in every raven tress, / Or softly lightens o’er her face; / where thoughts serenely sweet express, / How pure, how dear their dwelling place. 788 more words

Something Illegal

That day lives in my memory: sitting in a cancer ward filled with courageous cancer patients while I, not feeling equal to them or courageous at all, waited for a medication to be administered. 825 more words