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by Superstitious Fool
Mon Aug 25, 2008 8:43 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Irish Catholics want to know you...
Replies: 125
Views: 22597

If you do want an honest answer (I promise) to questions about us and our beliefs, I'll do my best to answer. Hi SF, I've a couple of questions: Answers below. 1. You say you have "a violent loathing of liberalism both in religion and in social matters", just for starters, could you perha...
by Superstitious Fool
Mon Aug 25, 2008 8:06 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Irish Catholics want to know you...
Replies: 125
Views: 22597

FXR is right. You undoubtedly know more about Catholic teaching than most Catholics of your age. Evidently you lost the Faith (my apologies; I am consciously using a Catholic term that no doubt most members here find exasperating). So if one may ask a personal question, why atheist activism and not ...
by Superstitious Fool
Mon Aug 25, 2008 12:57 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Irish Catholics want to know you...
Replies: 125
Views: 22597

But you should be aware that the majority of us were raised Catholics, and know just as much about Catholic beliefs and doctrines as the average Church-going Believer. Would I be wrong in assuming that most members of this forum are younger than me (I am 51)? If you are more than a few years younge...
by Superstitious Fool
Mon Aug 18, 2008 12:34 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Irish Catholics want to know you...
Replies: 125
Views: 22597

Thanks for the friendly welcome. Some of you people are quite nice for heathens. But one or two of you who have visited the Irish Catholics board have some strange ideas of us. Certainly we believe in things that you consider absurd or impossible, but we are not a powerful and sinister secret societ...
by Superstitious Fool
Thu Aug 14, 2008 1:44 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Irish Catholics want to know you...
Replies: 125
Views: 22597

You're not all as odd as I thought.

I'm Michael G, the moderator of the Irish Catholics board. I have just registered and have read this thread with great interest. I have to admit that I thought you were all head-bangers like Dawkins and Hitchens and that mad Toynbee bird in the Guardian with the angry moist little eyes, but I was wr...