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by anadub25
Fri Nov 20, 2009 4:55 pm
Forum: Atheism in the News
Topic: Gem in Vatican's art collection gets new look
Replies: 4
Views: 2250

Re: Gem in Vatican's art collection gets new look

Rev Gavin says the crucifix is 'a symbol of love' :roll: Imagine that on your box of Milk Tray 'All because the lady loves..to see you nailed to a cross' :lol:
by anadub25
Fri Nov 20, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Count Me Out.ie
Replies: 261
Views: 111164

Re: Count Me Out.ie

This morning i met with Rev Fintan Gavin at the Archbishop's gaf. It was a terribly polite affair really. Lots of talk about respecting my views etc. He said it was sad that i was leaving to which i replied from your perspective perhaps and did try to make me feel guilty about my family not being ab...
by anadub25
Tue Nov 17, 2009 3:24 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Michael Nugent wins Center for Inquiry Blasphemy Contest
Replies: 2
Views: 1606

Re: Michael Nugent wins Center for Inquiry Blasphemy Contest

Cool, hope he wears the T Shirt to the next meeting
by anadub25
Tue Nov 17, 2009 8:12 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Our man could get an award
Replies: 2
Views: 1269

Re: Our man could get an award

Dermot for the win!
by anadub25
Sun Nov 15, 2009 5:32 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Aliens
Replies: 22
Views: 7563

Re: Aliens

According to the cosmological principle, the universe is isotropic & homogenous, which means that if you travelled 20 billion light-years in one direction, the space you would arrive in would be similar to the one you left. So you would still be surrounded by galaxies made of the same stuff as the ...
by anadub25
Sun Nov 15, 2009 5:19 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What is Religion?
Replies: 2
Views: 1225

Re: What is Religion?

I think those are just facetious definitions that nobody really believes.
In psychoanalysis religion is defined as a master discourse, one of many others. What is emphasised is its linguistic structure how a person situates him/herself within it.
by anadub25
Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:13 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Education Policy meeting; your ideas.
Replies: 66
Views: 21924

Re: Education Policy meeting; your ideas.

If all we aim for is a few scattered 'secular schools' then we are contributing to the problem of Catholic dominance in the education system. In fact they could easily justify introducing religion more overtly because, they would reason, after all you have a choice now. Im not in favour of multi-den...
by anadub25
Fri Nov 13, 2009 3:17 pm
Forum: Science and Scepticism
Topic: Homeopathy explained at last
Replies: 4
Views: 2267

Re: Homeopathy explained at last

This annoyed me so much i was actually shouting at my laptop haha
by anadub25
Fri Nov 13, 2009 3:07 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What if I'm wrong?
Replies: 40
Views: 9866

Re: What if I'm wrong?

Are you happy now davef poor beebub and i are dazed and confused (only messing :lol: )
by anadub25
Fri Nov 13, 2009 2:54 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Education Policy meeting; your ideas.
Replies: 66
Views: 21924

Re: Education Policy meeting; your ideas.

Im wary of supporting the idea of a secular school as an alternative, segregation is not the way to go!