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by shanetuohy
Thu Jul 16, 2009 2:19 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Atheist
Replies: 31
Views: 8406

Re: Atheist

Is the problem that some people have with the term is that it, ending in 'ist', implies membership of a homogeneous group with a universal set of beliefs, when in reality atheists are anything but homogeneous? It is more of an umbrella term, but to the casual observer, may not seem as such. Wikipedi...
by shanetuohy
Thu Jul 16, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Did you ever believe in God?
Replies: 18
Views: 5654

Re: Did you ever believe in God?

It's an interesting question. I suppose for a lot of people, including me, back when I was younger, religion was just a part of life. You did what your parents and teachers told you, and took as given they were right with what they said. It was really only when I reached secondary school when I star...