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by dscanlon
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Children's books on belief
Replies: 2
Views: 4054

Re: Children's books on belief

Thanks @Feardorcha I don't think our family is at the stage yet where we need to discuss the social consequences of belief/world religions...but I guess it's worth bearing in mind that it's on the road ahead of us! Interesting that you mentioned an assumed liberal community here: I wonder how many I...
by dscanlon
Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:11 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Children's books on belief
Replies: 2
Views: 4054

Children's books on belief

Evening all, My eldest child (just turned four) has started to become quite curious about just what happens in the RC church he passes by each day on the way to the park (nice work if you can get it...). My wife and I (both atheist/naturalistic worldview) are trying our best to handle his questions ...
by dscanlon
Sun Jul 15, 2012 9:51 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Atheist Ireland starting community outreach group
Replies: 9
Views: 14849

Re: Atheist Ireland starting community outreach group

This is a superb idea, really looking forward to being able to get my kids involved in these charity events.

Looking forward to hearing about future plans, will offer assistance as I can (which is limited enough, as I've three kids under 4 years old)...

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by dscanlon
Wed Feb 10, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Separation of Church and State
Topic: Eucharistic Congress 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 2590

Eucharistic Congress 2012

Hi all, Anyone know whether there will be any associated costs with the above for the Irish tax-payer? Details of the congress here: http://www.iec2012.ie/welcome.html Popped into my head recently when I saw that there is a petition in Britain to try to stop the UK Government spending £20 million on...