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  1. Studies show many Americans not reading the Bible, lack basic knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... mathematics professor emeritus, author and one-time gubernatorial candidate. He isn't trying to convert them all to atheism, nor does he think they are wrong on all points. "I just want them to think critically about what they believe," he said. "A ... 18 comments

  2. Religious talk: Salem school bars church leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... email that Saffeels asked students for their religious beliefs and, when she said she is an atheist, told her that atheism is "wrong," ''bad," ''stupid" and "evil." "I decided that I'm not going to allow him in because to me there was a breach of ...

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  3. a Atheism is not a religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Noscope

    Every once in a while, the topic of religion comes up in discussion among me and my friends. I often try to explain what atheism is, or actually what it isn't, and almost like clockwork it comes up: sounds a lot like religion .

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  4. 'Good Wife' Alicia Florrick is an AtheistRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Religion Dispatched

    ... conceived) faith leader "Pastor Jeremiah." For prep, her campaign manager urges her to soften her well-known atheism. Julianne Margulies plays this as the big deal that it would be for her character, wielding her trademark "you've got to be effing ...

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  5. Christians shouldn't badmouth others, Pope warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Catholic.org

    Speaking at his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square this week, Pope Francis says that Christians must set a good example lest they drive people away into atheism. "How many times we've heard in our neighborhoods, 'Oh that person over there always goes to church, but he badmouths everyone, skins them alive.'

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  6. It is not my intention to slam religion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... I don't think that's going to come as much of a shock to those who are familiar with my commentary but there it is. "Atheism" is by definition a lack of belief in deities, period. It is not a belief system, let alone a monolithic one, it is not an ...

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  7. Dona t be bad Christians,people may think atheism isbetter, pope saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    The way Christians behave can either help and inspire others, or turn them away from ever following Jesus, Pope Francis said. "How many times we've heard in our neighborhoods, 'Oh that person over there always goes to church, but he badmouths everyone, skins them alive.'

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  8. Secularism GrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    ... attached by name only - "survey Christians." They don't want to cut ties with their parents or go all the way to atheism, Stetzer said, "so they just say 'Christian' since it is the default category from their heritage." "We are far from becoming an ...

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  9. 'The Good Wife' Recap: Season 6, Episode 6, 'Old Spice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Is it a mistake to talk about religion during a political run? I thought that was bad manners, but Alicia's apparently going to have to talk about her atheism. Except if she talks about being an atheist she won't get elected.

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  10. BWW Recap: Old Tricks and New Spice on the Good WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... just more interesting stuff going on in the background that I wanted to see. More interesting stuff, like Alicia's atheism, and what that means for her State's Attorney campaign. I love that THE GOOD WIFE has given us an unapologetic atheist in ...

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  11. 'The Good Wife' - Alicia Gets Ready For Her First SpeechRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Jane Genova

    ... truly believing that she has softened her mother's heart. Likely we would also have advised Alicia to re-frame her atheism. However, we might not have mandated she select a religion. To be authentic, she could share with audiences what her sense of ... 3 comments

  12. Three Paradoxes of AtheismRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Donald Sensing

    Three Paradoxes of Atheism : I want to summarize the paradoxes I believe are inherent to the atheism. Truth-seeking.

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  13. 'The Good Wife' Recap: Alicia Confronts the God IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | BuddyTV

    ... Jeremiah, a Chicago heavy-hitter. Jonathan urges her to come up with a plausible story to help her "walk back" her atheism. She calls Grace for advice. Back in court, Elsbeth takes advantage of Perotti's crush to distract him, but it's Alicia who ...

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  14. Stupid Parent Tricks, Southern States EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... to tell him that I was also an atheist. When we got home I was told to pack up my shit and get out. So was it the atheism or the vote for a Democrat that sent Dad into orbit? Whatever the trigger, letting your politics destroy your family is a ...

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  15. Douglas Todd: In search of a 'good death'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Vancouver Sun

    ... than 50 years ago. Through immigration, it now contains millions of members of each of the world's major religions. Atheism is also on the rise. Given such diversity and fragmentation, how can hospice staff and others who care for the terminally ill ... 1 comment

  16. Secularism grows as more U.S. Christians turn 'churchless'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... attached by name only - "survey Christians." They don't want to cut ties with their parents or go all the way to atheism, Stetzer said, "so they just say 'Christian' since it is the default category from their heritage." "We are far from becoming an ...

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  17. Secularism grows as more U.S. Christians turn a churchlessaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... way or tied more by habit or personal history. They don't want to cut ties with their parents or go all the way to atheism, Stetzer said, "so they just say 'Christian' since it is the default category from their heritage." "We are far from becoming ...

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  18. A New Kinder, Gentler AtheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    In his new book "Waking Up," neuroscientist and popular atheist Sam Harris recounts that "a feeling of peace came over me" as he followed in Jesus' footsteps on a hill by the Sea of Galilee, and it "soon grew to a blissful stillness that silenced my thoughts. In an instant, the sense of being a separate self-an 'I' or a 'me'-vanished." 124 comments

  19. VIDEO: Atheism is winning, says DawkinsRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Fermanagh Today

    Professor Dawkins told an audience in Belfast that he thought that the belief that there was no God would become increasingly widely accepted over the coming centuries, "I think we're winning the broad historical sweep but like many historical curves it has its ups and its downs," he said. Mr Dawkins, who in 2006 wrote the best-selling book the God Delusion, was responding to a question from the News Letter in which we cited a 1739 advertisement from the paper publicising a religious rebuttal of atheism, at a time when the concept was a radical one.

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  20. Turkey's 'ostinato' songRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... interpretations as an existential threat to the country. Mr. Say lives in a Turkey where the ruling ideology views atheism or even less pious practices of Islam as an existential threat to the country. In days like this when there are beheadings on ...

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