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I Am An Atheist

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    I'm an Atheist but my entire family practice

    Catholicism. My little sister told me today she doesn't believe in luck or karma. I had to hold myself back from saying "but you believe in some guy in the sky who grants wishes? Really?"
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 13 Responses 3 days ago

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    I just wish that Christians

    and Muslims would stop assuming that I care about anything in their religious books. I do not believe that either of them are divine. they contain nothing relevant to modern science so please don't try to use them to argue about scientific things like evolution with me. they...
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 56 Responses Aug 23

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    Socrates Meets Jesus

      Socrates Good morning, Jesus, I have heard much of your marvelous teachings. In my own modest way I am a philosopher here in Athens. I am told you have great wisdom and...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 39 Responses Nov 8, 2007

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    God is the ultimate stalker psycho ex.

    He loves you!!! He loves you so much that he watches you all the time. He watches while you sleep. While you eat. While you lay with your SO. He loves you so much, that if you don't love him back, he will burn you forever in a fiery pit! I think we need to get a...
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 32 Responses Apr 1

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    blackroses75 blackroses75 18-21, F 15 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Today I just finished watching An Interview

    with the patient Richard Dawkins and Wendy wright. Boy I never felt so frustrated with An Creationist before in my whole life.
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    {insert deep and philosophical statement about

    something profound}; End statement; Exit()
    Savions Savions 22-25, M 11 Responses 1 day ago

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    GhettoMemeing GhettoMemeing 13-15, F 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Anyone wondered how their life would have been

    If you were born to Atheist parents? I always wanted to do ballet and be An Expert in Wing chun. But due Religious beliefs I wasn't allowed. Im not saying All Atheists are better parents some Christians are very aswell but atleast you won't be stopped practicing Martial arts...
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 16 Responses 1 day ago

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    Atheists & Anger - A Blog By Greta Christina

    ATHEISTS AND ANGER   I want to talk about atheists and anger.   This has been a hard piece to write, and it may be a hard one to read. I'm not going to be as polite and good-tempered as I usually am in this blog; this piece is about anger, and for once I'm going to...
    BettyValentine BettyValentine 22-25, F 37 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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    peaceinmiles peaceinmiles 18-21, F 73 Responses Jul 10

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    Militant Atheist

    Enough is enough! It's time to draw that line in the sand. For too long, for millennia, since man first started to form societies we have had our view of the universe tainted with religion. To say that theists have had a fair crack at the whip would be understatement in the...
    Lazarus42 Lazarus42 46-50, M 30 Responses Oct 21, 2007

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    Born Again Atheist

    I was brought up in a christian house, I went to church every sunday with sunday school, and youth camps and everything. I even did that whole thing where you stand up in front of the whole church and ask to be saved. That night me and my dad sat in my room, and prayed to god to...
    TCat TCat 26-30, M 106 Responses Jun 8, 2007

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    I've never been religious,

    never believed in any god, but I know some people do. All my friends identify as some kind of Theist and when ever they start to talk about their religion they always seem to try and target me like by me just being near them when the topic of religion is bought up is me...
    doughnutcookie doughnutcookie 16-17, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Okay I need to hardcore rant about Christians

    right now. Like, I am so flipping annoyed at how they act like the victim ALL THE TIME. "Oh wah, the mean atheist told me my god isn't real." All the while they have national holidays dedicated to their religion. "Oh wah the ***** is allowed to get an abortion" all the while it...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 40 Responses Jun 24

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    Hi I'm an atheist. Apparently I have no morals.

    Because you know, I couldn't figure out murder is wrong without a 2000 year old badly translated and rewritten book to tell me that. That's why I kill people daily.......................... Oh wait......... I don't? Hmmmmmm. I wonder why?
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 43 Responses Mar 10

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    How the **** is the Iran deal still an issue!

    ? I decided to watch some Cult of Dusty vids and I seen 4 anti Iranian nuclear agreement commercials, one was where it shows Iran nuking the U.S. HOW THE **** WILL THEY NUKE THE U.S. WHEN THEY WONT HAVE NUKES!? Jesus Christ the political Christians are ******* stupid
    RenaDragon RenaDragon 18-21 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    No I don't believe in any religion,

    but I do respect all religions. What I don't respect is the overly religious ******** that think if you don't believe what they believe your wrong. Which is why I respect the religion of Buddhism above all others because they don't judge and they don't convert they just do their...
    MentalDarkness MentalDarkness 18-21, M 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't know why it is considered bigoted

    or closed minded to say that religion is a myth, an urban legend, a lie perpetuated by the wealthy and powerful. -- Let's be honest with ourselves. If an adult believes in Santa, they are not practicing rational thought. Why does religion get a pass, and we aren't allowed to...
    frostyflower frostyflower 26-30, F 42 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    HAHHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAAHHAAH,

    sick delusional ******
    antireligion antireligion 18-21, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Apparently you can get blocked by little girls

    by trying to point out there ignorance (she believes in magic and vampires). Kinda pathetic, isn't it?
    AoSS AoSS 18-21, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I Think, Therefore I Am (an Atheist)

    I am an atheist, and because of that I believe life is precious. Saying life is precious might sound like something a pro-life religious person would say, so allow me to explain my reasoning. I believe that this short life we are blessed with is all that we will ever have...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 31-35, M 105 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    I honestly cannot comprehend how people don't

    think evolution exists. It is unfortunately something I completely cannot understand and no one has been able to explain to me why they think evolution isn't real without involving God or just plainly being stubborn and claiming the idea of evolution is idiotic.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 74 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    Let us clear up a misconception some faithful

    (most especially Biblical Creationists) have with regards to evolutionary process. -- Evolution is not random. Evolution occurs through slow, methodical, tiny changes in genetic mutation and gene favoritism through Natural Selection. Natural Selection occurs by several means...
    frostyflower frostyflower 26-30, F 28 Responses 2 days ago

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    "CAESAR'S MESSIAH The Roman Conspiracy to

    Invent Jesus" by Joseph Atwill Flavian Signature Edition Page 186 "Note the impact this analysis has on the historicity of "Jesus Christ." Was the New Testament character of Jesus based on a real individual? Since the Apostles Simon and John were based on historical characters...
    Kate95350 Kate95350 61-65, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't believe in god,

    but it's really annoying when Atheists go running around telling people there is no god. That's unnecessary. Let other people believe what they want. I'm sure you don't like it when people shove their religious jargon down everyone's throats. So why are you doing the same thing...
    LoadedGunn LoadedGunn 18-21, F 16 Responses Jun 20

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    desopaws desopaws 46-50, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    While I do not yet agree 100%

    that the Jesus as portrayed in the bible actually existed this gives an amazing (to me at least) insight into first century life in biblical lands. If taken in conjunction with  my earlier post on the origins of the gospels by Atwill it gives a good overall feeling of the...
    BeingConsidered BeingConsidered 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I am god! I created man to be imperfect.

    I made man in a way so they can not help but to sin. Then I made those sins morally wrong. Then the only way I can to forgive the flawed creatures I made for breaking the laws I chose is to impregnate a young woman with myself so she can give birth to me so I can grow up and be...
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 21 Responses Mar 8

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    ha-ha!! https://youtu.

    be/RSIudFRovo4
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    My facebook geeks me out haha.

    Its about half cute or funny animals and half anti religious posts
    guitarspro guitarspro 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I've noticed that if you post something under

    this experience, the social religious warriors always seem to appear to bring you illogical arguments and insults. Am I offensive in my dealings with these people? Yes, not immediately, but yes. I'm far from unmanageable. There are plenty of people that pose good arguments and I...
    WytW0lf WytW0lf 22-25, M 39 Responses Jan 19

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    I grew up Catholic,became mormon in my 20's

    and talked with many people of other faiths. Read the bible many times and other books of religious topics and soon began to question things and was told I lacked faith and would be punished. Lost my faith and found my myself in the journey. I live my life being a human, not...
    WitchHazel71 WitchHazel71 41-45, F 21 Responses Aug 7

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    You can safely assume you've created God in

    your own image when it turns out he hates all the same people as you do. Anne Lammott
    SwampyStables SwampyStables 46-50, M 26 Responses Nov 27, 2014

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    Interesting read concerning atheism

    and religion in a rapidly modernizing society.... http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/conservative-christians-point-fingers-at-atheists-to-cover-growing-corruption-in-church/
    TedTalksBeige TedTalksBeige 31-35, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    When I heard that all 50 states would recognize

    gay marriage, I wanted to cry with happiness. Just imagining thousands of people in Louisiana now being able to marry their partner gave me so much joy. Except that Louisiana is withholding marriage licenses. They're trying to fight. Our wonderful governor is claiming, and I...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 17 Responses Jun 26

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    Xplictt Xplictt 22-25, M 49 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    So, let me get this straight.

    You think evolution is a ludicrous idea yet you fully believe some random deity in the sky created the Earth for funsies? Really?
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 45 Responses Mar 9

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    when people bless me

    for no reason: me:don't ******* do that them:you're saying that because the demon is leaving me: no, I just think it's ******* annoying how you try to force your religion on me
    TheOriginalMrPoolofsouls TheOriginalMrPoolofsouls 13-15, M 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I've always been fascinated by religion,

    and I hate arguing with people over it. I just accept people's views as best I can - what's the point in arguing? For all we know, ANYTHING could be true. What I don't like is when people tell me that either I'm going to Hell or that it's easier to believe in a God, because...
    JustElm JustElm 13-15, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    Not believing in the bible

    or God is not a crime.
    SayGeronimo SayGeronimo 13-15, F 66 Responses Aug 23, 2014

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    Born Atheist

    I was watching my baby girl in awe in this morning while reading the comments on my last EP story and could help but think.  My eight month old daughter is delightfully happy; I'm sure as most eight month olds.  She is cruising and taking a few steps on her own...
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters 31-35, F 70 Responses Jul 19, 2009

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    Germs are just a theory you guys; we should

    consider both sides of the debate and allow medical schools to teach exorcism rituals.
    BlotOutTheSun BlotOutTheSun 22-25, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    There's a legitimate reason

    for why I consider polytheism to be superior to monotheism. Polytheism allows for multiple gods and goddesses to exist simultaneously. This allows for a checks and balances system observed in modern democracy. Monotheism on the other hand is the worship of only one God which...
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4 18-21 12 Responses 4 days ago

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    "CAESAR'S MESSIAH The Roman Conspiracy to

    Invent Jesus" by Joseph Atwill Flavian Signature Edition "You shall know the truth, and the truth shall set you free." Page 265 - 267 "This passage {Wars of the Jews} describes a group of Sicarii who escape into Egypt. Once there, they find themselves rebuked by "Jews of...
    Kate95350 Kate95350 61-65, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    (if you can't see the image,

    it's Jesus crouching in front of a little girl, asking her to trust her. He has his hand out asking for her teddy bear. She says "But I love it, God..."  He has a bigger teddybear behind his back.)Um. No thanks.I like this one.It's sentimental.My mommy gave it to me, and...
    frostyflower frostyflower 26-30, F 6 Responses 1 day ago