So, GOD then

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks

nail yr colours to the mast. heathen scum

Atheist
24
44%
Non-Theist
4
7%
Agnostic
7
13%
Monotheist (male deity)
6
11%
Monotheist (female deity)
1
2%
Polytheist
2
4%
Pantheist
7
13%
Autotheist
3
6%
 
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Sneelock » 26 Sep 2017, 17:38

Those guys I knew in high school who were pounding Mickey's Big-Mouths until they threw up, maybe they were on a spiritual quest?
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby The Great Defector » 26 Sep 2017, 17:43

Sneelock wrote:Those guys I knew in high school who were pounding Mickey's Big-Mouths until they threw up


That just sounds like the Police should have been called. :?
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Hepcat » 26 Sep 2017, 19:42

The police? You're not much then into this freedom of religion thing I take it.

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Re: So, GOD then

Postby jimboo » 26 Sep 2017, 20:12

Why is there freedom of religion but little or no freedom in religion?
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Copehead » 26 Sep 2017, 20:24

jimboo wrote:Why is there freedom of religion but little or no freedom in religion?


All I want is for Freedom From Religion to carry as much weight as Freedom of Religion.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Deebank » 26 Sep 2017, 20:30

The Great Defector wrote:
Sneelock wrote:Those guys I knew in high school who were pounding Mickey's Big-Mouths until they threw up


That just sounds like the Police should have been called. :?


Well perhaps Mickey gave consent.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby toomanyhatz » 26 Sep 2017, 20:33

jimboo wrote:Why is there freedom of religion but little or no freedom in religion?


There is.

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It does.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby sloopjohnc » 26 Sep 2017, 20:56

Is it that time of year again . . . ?

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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Robert » 26 Sep 2017, 22:48

The long & short is: everone believes in a god of sorts.....
some just want to make it sound....... special

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Postby Rayge » 27 Sep 2017, 09:12

sloopjohnc wrote:Is it that time of year again . . . ?

Rosh Hashanah

BCB Religion Thread Controversy

Diwali

Christmas

Easter.


This thread is not - or at least, was not intended to be :) – about religion.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Davey the Fat Boy » 27 Sep 2017, 13:23

Hard to decouple God from religion. Not orderly enough for some.

It'd be interesting to talk about mystery, transcendence, mortality, being, the quest for meaning and all of that without the tyranny of reductionism. But hey...some kids need their blanket.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Goat Boy » 27 Sep 2017, 13:25

The Beatles are the closest thing to a God for me.

I certainly don't feel like I've missed out
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Postby Davey the Fat Boy » 27 Sep 2017, 13:43

The Beatles are a concept by which we measure our pain.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby never/ever » 27 Sep 2017, 13:47

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Re: So, GOD then

Postby sloopjohnc » 27 Sep 2017, 16:28

Davey the Fat Boy wrote:The Beatles are a concept by which we measure our pain.


Did Jesus ever have his own lunch box?
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby toomanyhatz » 27 Sep 2017, 17:11

sloopjohnc wrote:
Davey the Fat Boy wrote:The Beatles are a concept by which we measure our pain.


Did Jesus ever have his own lunch box?


Of course! :lol:
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby sloopjohnc » 27 Sep 2017, 17:14

toomanyhatz wrote:
sloopjohnc wrote:
Davey the Fat Boy wrote:The Beatles are a concept by which we measure our pain.


Did Jesus ever have his own lunch box?


Of course! :lol:


I was setting someone up for that.

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Re: So, GOD then

Postby TG » 28 Sep 2017, 00:47

I like God. I think he's neat!
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Darkness_Fish » 28 Sep 2017, 09:38

Goat Boy wrote:The Beatles are the closest thing to a God for me.

I believe they offer great comfort to the lame and simple-minded.



*Blah - This looks like an attack on the religious, too. It's not. Just Beatles fans.
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Re: So, GOD then

Postby Goat Boy » 28 Sep 2017, 09:54

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