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Is PZ Myers establishing a church? Behold his new “wonderful revelation,” part 1 of 2

you don’t even have a heavenly father at all, the imaginary guy… Reality is harsh, man. But it is reality… Our cosmic father did not and does not exist… the imaginary guy you are worshipping is actually a hateful monster… a bad and tyrannical father… PZ Myers was kind enough to affirm that which I …

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Buddha and Jesus

Please welcome today’s guest blogger Marcus McElhaney, author of the fascinating blog What Had Happen’ was_.. He will be considering whether there are likenesses between Buddha and Jesus and away we go… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Wicca, the goddess, Witchcraft, Paganism and History

Perhaps the most difficult essay I have ever written is Sacred Abortion. It was emotionally and spiritually draining to read, muse and write about people who sought to turn the brutal and painful murder of beautiful, innocent and defenseless human babies into a blessed sacred rite. In that essay I noted:

Hinduism / Hare Krishna / Krishna Consciousness, part 1 of 10

While this parsed essay specifically comments on the writings of a proponent of the Hare Krishna or Krishna Consciousness Movement, it has wider reaching apologetic value in that, in general, the issues dealt with here relate to a wide variety of subjects.[fn]The whole article that is being commented on is called “Christ, Christians, & Krishna …

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Religious Science – Science of Mind – Ernest Holmes, part 1 of 13

This is part of a consideration of the religion established by Ernest Holmes that is known as Religious Science and or . This segment will serve as the Introduction and Ernest the Infallible This essay will be parsed into the following segments: Part 1: Introduction and Ernest the Infallible Part 2: Power of the Mind …

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“Beyond Interfaith” – The Eshim Sham Shimmy, part 5 of 5

BI’s Directionless DirectionNext we come to a screeching halt in the way of BI. This happens by tying a few statements together, statements tjat appear just a few sentences from each other: “Goals…To work for the cessation of suffering…enlightenment is the only way to cease suffering…The quest is for enlightenment, yet I cannot tell you …

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“Beyond Interfaith” – The Eshim Sham Shimmy, part 1 of 5

This essay is the introduction to and first step in my considering the teachings and premises of a philosophy known as “Beyond Interfaith” which will eventually consist of five parts. This segment will serve as the “Definition of ‘Beyond Interfaith’ and ‘Eshim” and “Problematic Proclamations”I am constantly being reminded of Gilbert Keith Chesterton’s statement: “…all …

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