We are born sinners: guilty by the mere fact of our existence. That’s why we need Jesus to be our scapegoat so that God can forgive us for the curse he damned us with in the first place.
“Survival of the fittest,” a tautology that explains nothing. “Fittest” means most able to survive. Survival of the fittest means survival of those who survive.
All you have to do is take the primitive spirituality of ancient, superstitious, ignorant, people and apply just enough pretzel logic to hopelessly confuse them.
In the Bible, not even Jesus was aware how human subjugation (women and slaves) is unfair and unkind. His morality was derived from the social milieu of his era and area.
I’m not in the habit of writing poems but I did write this one after realizing that the only thing that can reward faith is death.
Despite being religious words, not even religions, in actual practice, treat human life as sacred or sanctified. Witness religious wars, witch-hunts, inquisitions, trials by fire/water, prohibitions on condoms and birth control despite AIDS, etc.
We’re going to have to figure out some way to combat his gifted way with words.
Is it even possible? Should we just give up? Maybe Islam really is the one true religion. I’m thinking of converting. Maybe you should too.
If I trust myself and face facts, the biblical God becomes a joke. A very sad, sick, painful, joke. Religion is its predictable punchline. I just hope, in the end, humanity has the last laugh.
I was wondering if the Out of Body Experiences, Near Death Experiences and Spiritual Experiences associated with the God Module might also happen in our sleep: particularly while dreaming.
This video is full of surprises. I can’t say much in advance or I’ll spoil the surprises. The Family Feud question is: “Name something that gets passed around.”