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I Think Religious Belief Is Dangerous

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    All Belief Is Dangerous

    Of course religious belief is dangerous. Unfortunately, though, most 'atheists' don't realize that more or less any belief is dangerous. Beliefs, ubiquitous though they are, promote arrogance, certainty, and static thinking at the expense of progress -- a shame, because if it...
    LeavingSociety LeavingSociety 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 26, 2010

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    Why I Cannot Take You Seriously

    you seem to lack SPIRIT, you seem to lack brains, you seem to be too full of shittt to know who you are, so how can you help anyone else or be of help to them? i say stick your religious beliefs, and i say stick your personal opinions of me before you actually know me or...
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F Aug 3, 2013

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    Religion

    When someone believes it is okay to kill me because i don't share the same religion it gets dangerous...
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 96 Responses Mar 26, 2010

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    Continuing Missjupiters "And Stupid" Story:

    So this morning the kids were watching Monsters, Inc.  When it turned off the TV came on and Joel Osteen came on.  He started a monolog debating with himself over the race of Jesus - "was he white or black".  I was taken back by this so I quickly...
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters 31-35, F 8 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    Stupid Logic Jesus, Mary, Archangels, Lucifer

    when i do not make false assumptions: is when someone claims to be lucifer, mother mary, jesus, archangel [insert name]....... why do you do that? obviously for no other reason than attentionwhoreing and because of a low self esteem needing some tender loving care. do not...
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F Aug 3, 2013

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    Scary.

         From what I've seen and experienced of religion, ALL religion, in my life has absolutely terrified me. People aren't encouraged to ask questions and seldom get their questions answered if otherwise. I have seen more bigotry out of a religious person...
    secretskwurl secretskwurl 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    Yep. Bad for usall http://youtu.be/HSlriHaSIWA
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 26

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    Because they love gun money. http://youtu.be/7pMxIzGaC_8
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    Since fox news feeds them. Fox news owns liar oreily http://youtu.be/Z4d-nR0d-O8
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    The Trinity -- Fact or Fiction? A New Creation Publication Table of Contents Foreword I. Introduction II. How the Trinity Became Doctrine Trinity Is Not A Christian Idea Trinity...
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    Republican half-wit and Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn (Tennessee) addressing the South Carolina Freedom Summit (lol )over the weekend . Blackburn had no problem claiming that...
    peza peza 51-55, M 4 Responses May 13

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    If my boys are really naughty, or do something that could be dangerous I am quite happy to spank them. It doesn't happen very often, and when it does it us only a few hits. But...
    Jacksmoker Jacksmoker 26-30, M 23 hrs ago

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    I don't think the United States is a "bad" place. It has it's good and its bad like everywhere else. When it comes to freedom of thought and the general behavior of the people, we...
    Elsahen Elsahen 22-25, F 17 hrs ago

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    Sometimes, I can't convince myself that I'm pretty. During those times, I force myself to look directly at my face in the mirror and remind myself that yes, my features are good...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I literally pick and choose what I want from numerous different faiths and then include stuff I think up on my own as well. Because in reality, no one really knows anything so I...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    i don't care what society or religious snotty do gooders think or say about me couldn't give a monkeys
    candysissyfag candysissyfag 26-30, T 15 hrs ago

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    I'm not religious by any means anymore. Although I believe i. God I believe more so in Scientology. because it takes the God idea and makes it more modern and r accepting of more...
    DML2451 DML2451 22-25, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I'm not usually the one to do religious posts because I realize this can start fights. I used to be VERY religious, I grew up in a Christian family, my mother was so religious...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses May 12

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    Πνευματική Αθεϊσμός I just want to clear up a few things. I'm not some kid, playing in the sand, pretending to cast curses or spells on people. I'm not some...
    TheAnonymousINFx TheAnonymousINFx 18-21, F 1 Response May 1

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    It is really strange being into a small, virtually unknown philosophical religion in that I have virtually no one to talk to or ask questions. For all of my friends their beliefs...
    suvonoge suvonoge 31-35 Apr 27

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    Groups based on beliefs, culture, values, such as family, religious attacked, nation, are attacked all the time. On the other side, group work is a fashionable trend...what matters...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 1 Response May 8

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    Yea, I'd have to say I am a pretty dangerous person. Though in the contrary I won't do anything to anyone in school unless it is in self defense. The reason I would say I'm...
    macson1080p macson1080p 16-17, M May 15

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    Multi-religious causes Every new messenger came; he affirmed the previous prophets and introduced himself as the extender of their way and asked the followers of previous prophets...
    DavidEinstein DavidEinstein 18-21, M Apr 29

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    Multi-religious causes Every new messenger came; he affirmed the previous prophets and introduced himself as the extender of their way and asked the followers of previous prophets...
    Mahdy Mahdy 22-25, M 5 Responses Apr 29

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    Is it a crime against employers to call home and let your family who is waiting for you to know that you will be an extra 2 hrs? My wife is afraid of her bosses being upset with...
    Sezom Sezom 36-40, M 1 Response May 9

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    Do not tick me off today! .... everybody gets 4 days a year to be dangerous ... TODAY is one of mine. Be aware ... no early warning ... or opportunity for a quick side-step...
    questionWeaver questionWeaver 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    Feeling under the weather today. Getting a cold maybe. still don't stop me from thinking. My mind is in over drive. My inmate friend is sending me letters flat out. expressing...
    ifollowmyownstar ifollowmyownstar 31-35, F Apr 30

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    Hi people,What is between you and God?Honesty?Fairness?I wonder what it is.Are you lazy?Are you not wise?Are you stupid?Tell me what it is according you yourself.I do not need to...
    HolaHey HolaHey 36-40, F May 9

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    That awkward moment when you realize that the most dangerous band in the entire world is made up of a sassy diva, a 5- foot man, a unicorn believer and princess fro fro.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 10

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    Lately when I've been crying at night and can't sleep, I pray & beg God to take away my pain, to help me. & almost instantly I stop crying & fall asleep. I never been religious , I...
    krmdr krmdr 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Right-Wing religious fanatics are the worst, quoting verses from the bible used in the wrong context to justify their bigotry and prejudice. I'm pretty sure God has a plan for...
    RealLifePerson RealLifePerson 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    Last night I was thinking on how we could reform prisons to better help in, well, actually reforming criminals. My idea might be silly but it's just an idea. It's based off of how...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    In a way good witches are accomplice to what evil witches do by their support of being witch and support therefor what witches do. Because of freedom of sexuality like...
    HolaHey HolaHey 36-40, F May 3

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    People tell me because I've never been in a relationship or had intimacy that I can't KNOW who or what type of people I'm attracted to or what type of person I could love. I don't...
    lolitabrat lolitabrat 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It is none of my business what people think of me. I do not need anyone's approval. If people like me, what is that to me? If people dislike me, why should that concern me? I have...
    Sezom Sezom 36-40, M Apr 27

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    I am Jewish. I was raised in a non-orthodox Jewish home. Mom was Jewish; Dad was not. My mother enrolled my sister and I in an Orthodox Jewish preschool. Then public school, but...
    dwood20 dwood20 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    What was I thinking?!!! About to ditch the love of my life over some b.s. stirred up in my brain from past belief systems & demands from my ego! I'm sure he was thinking, 'hmm...
    TheRightFitforLife TheRightFitforLife 46-50, F 4 Responses May 7

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    I'd like to know different beliefs and values because I get to learn new things
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 13

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    Those who succede or those around them will often say so, like a prophecy come true. But there are plenty of people who have dreamed big, had belief and confidence. But for which...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M May 16