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  1. Why Knowing About Jesus Is Not EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Christianity Today

    ... in my first term at Oxford University, I came to realize that Christianity was intellectually superior to my earlier atheism. Christianity simply made sense of life in a way that atheism did not. Yet a year or so into my Christian life, all was not ...

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  2. Atheist Stephen Fry will not have to worry about walking to the gates of heavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and indifferent universe that those as Fry do not want to take ownership of existing should they truly accept their atheism . Displaying anger directed to God does not refute God's existence, but objects to what is believed to be God's fault. This ...

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  3. Gay Byrne: Me, Stephen Fry and the meaning of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... of the charge, and they caused not one ripple on the surface of viewers' peaceable waters. Bob Geldof expressed his atheism even more strongly than Stephen Fry, but that didn't raise much interest. But I guess exposure to the internet, the ...

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  4. Counterpoint: Yes, we can be good without GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... y with a variety of volunteer service projects. You can call it enchanted secularism, but I like to call it positive atheism in action.

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  5. Is religion evil? Weighing centuries of war, body counts, abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Salon

    ... naturalistic reasons for belief. Why aren't we finished? The simple and true answer was given in our opening pages. Atheism, for or against, has never been just a matter of the facts. There have always been the moral issues, personal issues, the ...

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  6. Why do Atheist countries lead the production of child pornography?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... with thinking that we are exist by accident and our only purpose for existing is to reproduce. Research shows that atheism is primarily a young white male phenomenon and the celebrity Atheists mostly target naturally rebellious youngsters in college ... 2 comments

  7. Verity Johnson: Think you're cool, punk? You'll have to do better than atheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to exist. What isn't worth respect is the rash of commentary in New Zealand from atheists, saying how this proves atheism is a firebrand philosophy. And this is what irritates me with atheists in New Zealand. They flare up on occasions like this. ...

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  8. A Stranger in the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | By Common Consent

    ... something more along the lines of within the bare limits of the etymology of the word. John Dewey put it better, "if atheism means simply not being a theist, then of course I'm an atheist. But the popular if not the etymological significance of the ...

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  9. Atheists Steal Rights From GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Townhall

    ... healthcare, and the like, moral rights? There isn't such a standard in the materialistic universe of atheism. So atheists must steal the grounds for objective moral rights from God while arguing that God doesn't exist. Now, I am not saying that you ... 10 comments

  10. LETTER: 'Believe as we do, or we reject you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... doubting my own acceptability for heaven." Fear is what terrifies Christian thinking when confronted with that of atheism. Even the word "atheist" brings forth anxieties that an anti-Christ may be lurking in the shadows. To me, atheism is all about ...

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  11. Science has discovered GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... minute documentary with Dr. Gerald Schroeder and Dr. John Haldane of St. Andrew's University, Scotland, co-author of Atheism and Theism, a debate on God's existence discussing the relationship between science and religion. God is not afraid of ...

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  12. Stephen Frya s mockery of religion could land him the death penalty in these countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... countries with laws on the books that could punish somebody for making remarks similar to Fry's. In 13 countries, atheism effectively comes with the risk of a state-imposed death penalty, though in some of those countries, the penalty is rarely ...

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  13. .com | Atheism is simply a consequence of our rapidly changing worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | News24

    ... mystery has gone out of pretty much everything. And in tandem with this access to knowledge has been the growth in atheism. In many ways, it is a sad thing, because imagining that there is a warm glowing place in the sky waiting for everyone is a ... 1 comment

  14. Stephen Fry is 'spiritually blind', head of Ireland's Presbyterian Church claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Independent

    ... sorry for the man that his understanding of life is simply confined to the here and now and from his position of atheism there is no hope for the future." Stephen Fry, who recently married his partner Elliot Spencer, is hosting the BAFTAs for the ...

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  15. The Chinese Communist Party cracks down on religion: All party members must be atheistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Independent

    ... Committee told The Global Times : "Party members are banned from joining religions. Believing in communism and atheism is a basic requirement to become a Party member." Li said that Zhejiang authorities hoped to set an example to other provinces. ... 2 comments

  16. Reply to an Atheist on the Terminator and Matrix mythosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... sees himself as saving humanity from its delusional, theistic, matrix and is here to wake us up to the true way; Atheism . Yet, of course, as aforementioned and specified in part 1; he provides no premise upon which to seek truth in the first place. ...

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  17. Atheists have more problems than just GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | John Dvorak

    ... is the cure for what ails them. That becoming an Atheist means that you have arrived at the Truth, But you haven't. Atheism is just one very tiny step in the right direction. Christian Atheists still think like Christians and it takes a lot of work ... 1 comment

  18. Aamir Liaqat: A curious caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Nation

    ... in detail The 'renowned' religious scholar might feel duty-bound, being an expert in the field, started with bashing atheism and spoke at length supporting the ''fear factor'' of religion. Mr. Aamir Liaqat equated the fear instilled in masses in ...

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  19. In Egypt, atheists considered a a dangerous developmentaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Religion News Service

    They've been targeted at cafes, harassed on the streets and fired as part of a broader backlash by society and the state against atheism and blasphemy. "I have to keep my mouth shut when it comes to any criticism or satire about religion," said atheist Amr Mohammed.

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  20. In Egypt, atheists considered a 'dangerous development'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Washington Post

    They've been targeted at cafes, harassed on the streets and fired as part of a broader backlash by society and the state against atheism and blasphemy. "I have to keep my mouth shut when it comes to any criticism or satire about religion," said atheist Amr Mohammed.

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