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by GT
Wed Jul 03, 2013 11:49 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Jazus wept....Theology Queen of the Sciences
Replies: 0
Views: 2908

Jazus wept....Theology Queen of the Sciences

Mr. Conway does come up with some chestnuts... Sir, – Patsy McGarry states, “The Catholic Church’s current position on abortion appears to owe more to theology than to science.” This is quite an extraordinary statement for a religious affairs correspondent to make. Theology is not only one of the sc...
by GT
Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:01 pm
Forum: Separation of Church and State
Topic: Credit Union Prayer
Replies: 21
Views: 16534

Re: Credit Union Prayer

I had an issue with the CU prayer 20 years ago when i was a 20 year old director of ANSAC credit union (Army, Naval Service, Air Corps). To say i was the youngest director was an understatement as this was back in the days of "Dads Army" with most of the board being 10-40 years older than me. When a...
by GT
Tue Apr 24, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teacher Training
Replies: 2
Views: 2561

Teacher Training

If we want to increase performance in maths & science subjects this is where to start... http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/frontpage/2012/0424/1224315105553.html Last year Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, was criticised by the Teaching Council for spending too much time teaching religion. It not...
by GT
Thu Mar 29, 2012 3:30 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: VEC Primary Schools
Replies: 14
Views: 5095

Re: VEC Primary Schools

organised, sectarian chaos.....sickening.
by GT
Sat Mar 03, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Atheists are Nazi's or communists
Replies: 34
Views: 15002

Re: Atheists are Nazi's or communists

Well done.
by GT
Wed Feb 29, 2012 12:08 am
Forum: Science and Scepticism
Topic: Somebody using maths to prove god here...
Replies: 2
Views: 2827

Somebody using maths to prove god here...

Great thread here on the recent hibernian college religion exam... Follow the threads by Jason Finnerty...especially near the end... http://www.thejournal.ie/atheists-criticise-religion-exam-at-student-teacher-college-368004-Feb2012/#comments I don't know maths but I had to take the piss because thi...
by GT
Mon Feb 27, 2012 5:36 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Pope Bendydick....this bastard is really pissing me off....
Replies: 8
Views: 4421

Pope Bendydick....this bastard is really pissing me off....

As the father of an IVF child i take real exception to this nazi bastard http://jrnl.ie/367408 Surely incitement to hatred... And the problem is this nazi bastard will influence law makers over here, just witness the disgrace that is the recognition of surrogate kids. Not to mention the spineless sc...
by GT
Fri Feb 10, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Going to Mass
Replies: 11
Views: 4102

Re: Going to Mass

Funerals are quick enough and I try not to piss people off but for weddings I play smartphone games :)
by GT
Tue Feb 07, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Society seems to increasingly less monogamous.
Replies: 7
Views: 2877

Re: Society seems to increasingly less monogamous.

Reminds me of a Guinness advert about 15 years ago where a fella goes to a party and there is a girl there flirting with him wearing T-Shirt that said "Monogamy is Unnatural".

One of the gobshites in the local boozer piped up "what the feck is she on about Monogamy is Unnatural....sure isn't it wood"