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Life without Meaning

Life either has a purpose or it doesn’t. If it does have a purpose, that purpose is not universally known or agreed upon. This can only mean that the purpose of life is something an individual decides for oneself or accepts as part of an overall belief. If the purpose …

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Atheism or Agnosticsm – Atheism

The Unforgivable sin. To deny the lord Jesus Christ, savior of humanity’s sin, into your heart and to die with an unrepented soul. This is damnable by eternity in hell. Yet this is just one religion. Hundreds of thousands of religions exist on the earth this very day; Christianity having …

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God Suffering Logic Weakness

Tuesday, January 12, 2010. Seven minutes to five. Tables were set, dinner was ready, and Grace was perched on the lips ready to be spoken.  It was at this moment, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit the small island of Haiti, severely affecting the lives of three million people, with over …

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Causes of Atheism

Atheism has been around since theism, and in a sense, much longer before it though it wouldn’t have been referred to as atheism. As long as there have been people who have religion, there have also been people who reject that religion; there hasn’t been a time where one hundred …

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Atheist Web Sites

Because atheists have no binding ideologies, places of worship, or rituals, they tend to be more socially isolated and disorganized than religious individuals. The Internet, however, has allowed atheists to organize and congregate to a greater extent than they ever have before in the western world. The anonymous nature of …

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Agnosticism is a Fall Back Position

“Agnostic.” The word first coined by Thomas Huxley in the 1860’s was not the beginning of agnosticism. According to the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Protagoras was one of the first to claim that he had “no means of knowing whether they [gods] exist or not…” However, it was Huxley who gave …

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What is Nihilism

The crazed messenger first delivered the news that god is dead, and that we have killed him. We are the murderers of god, but as the makers of god, in Nietzsche’s eyes this is only a fitting end. Religion, Friedrich Nietzsche claimed, is a belief that springs from desperation and …

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