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Archive for the ‘Philosophy & Religion’ Category

Posted by AdLib On Feb - 1 - 2012 94 COMMENTS

“I’m pretty sure that I said, “Love thy neighbor as thyself”, not “Love only those with a median household income range between $35,000 and $75,000”.

Posted by SueInCa On Dec - 29 - 2011 36 COMMENTS

If the Dominionists succeed, most mainstream Christians, atheists, agnostics, some Catholics, Muslims, LGBT and many others in our society and the world will be affected by their policies.

Posted by SueInCa On Nov - 30 - 2011 34 COMMENTS

The diversion of billions of taxpayer money from secular social services to sectarian religious outfits was probably the most under reported story of the Bush administration. Bush’s faith based initiative became a spoils system for evangelicals.

Posted by escribacat On Nov - 1 - 2011 10 COMMENTS

An interview with author, Linda Weber on her book exploring the spiritual essence of abortion, the historical context for it, and how it leads people to live with more awareness.

Posted by ADONAI On Oct - 9 - 2011 5 COMMENTS

لا إله إلا الله ، وأن محمدا رسول الله.( There is no god but Allah, and Muhammad is the messenger of Allah.) ~Sunni Shahada    The Arab World Before Islam Before we delve into the religion of Islam itself, let’s look at Arab life before it’s inception. In the 5th […]

Posted by ADONAI On Sep - 7 - 2011 31 COMMENTS

    In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior. ~Francis Bacon Whoever appeals to the law against his fellow man is either a fool or a coward. Whoever cannot take care of himself without that law is both. […]

Posted by BlueStateMan On Sep - 5 - 2011 18 COMMENTS

The true quandary is why on earth those whom at least purport to be advocates of human rights and civil liberties have also been piling upon the SPLC.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 25 - 2011 121 COMMENTS

The truth is that I am not political, at least in the sense that I don’t support any parties or candidates (though I did fight a zoning law once to be able to create the Earth in a non-residential area).

Posted by ADONAI On Aug - 17 - 2011 6 COMMENTS

 The air we breathe, the water we drink, and the land we inhabit are not only critical elements in the quality of life we enjoy – they are a reflection of the majesty of our Creator. Rick Perry Where to begin with this guy. People think we’re in an unprecedented […]

Posted by Marion On Aug - 17 - 2011 16 COMMENTS

This morning, I kicked a foul-mouthed woman off my Facebook page. She was a totally unreconstructed PUMA, who posted this article from the UK broadsheet, The Telegraph. I’ve nothing against foul mouths. I can swear with the best of them and in four languages. Hell, I live in Britain, where […]

Posted by whatsthatsound On Jul - 18 - 2011 55 COMMENTS

Where the dogs go on with their doggy life and the torturer’s horse Scratches its innocent behind on a tree. – Auden St Francis of Assissi had, to be sure, an odd relationship with his body. As a strict ascetic, he considered it of utmost importance not to give in […]

Posted by Khirad On Jun - 27 - 2011 1,018 COMMENTS

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Posted by whatsthatsound On Jun - 27 - 2011 30 COMMENTS

“If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe then man would only have four years of life left.” – Einstein My morning yesterday was like so many others, riding a crowded train out from suburban Tokyo to neighboring Yokohama for work. As usual, I would have to wait […]

Posted by ADONAI On Jun - 18 - 2011 36 COMMENTS

There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there. Albert Einstein How much do you know about how your brain works? How much does anyone know? How certain are you that your thoughts are yours? Would you believe […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jun - 12 - 2011 4 COMMENTS

Religion in government is not new. There have been elements of religion that date back to our founders. There has been much debate about the theology of our founders, especially in recent decades. Evangelical and/or “traditional Protestants” claim that Christianity was central to the early history of the United States. […]

Posted by invient On Jun - 7 - 2011 8 COMMENTS
capitol rotunda on house of cards

I believe that socialism is the only system that we may subjugate ourselves to and still be able to call ourselves human and that society will slowly evolve into socialism, followed by the C-word, which I still have an unnatural reflex to.

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