There are lies, damned lies, and...

And then there are the lies the believers in god tell. And we are all supposed  to respect those lies and pretend that they are not lies. We are all supposed to treat the lies of the religious as though they were sacred truths. But a lie is a lie. It...

The true voice of the believer

'If anyone could prove to me that Christ is outside the truth, and if the truth really did exclude Christ, I should prefer to stay with Christ and not the truth. Amen!' The above quotation is a comment in full taken from a video on YouTube by...

Moral Map

Someone was telling me that the Bible provides us with a moral map. Now, those of you who are familiar with my blog will doubtless not be surprized to hear that I have no need of a moral map, for I think morality is easy, even small children know the...

Catholic Cover-up

It now comes to the light of day that in 1972 Father James Chesney led an IRA terrorist attack. The village of Claudy, a mixed Catholic and Protestant area, was bombed, killing nine people, the youngest of whom was an eight year old girl. ...

On intelligence and vanity

Here is a thought from your Dudeist priest or minister or whatever. Today's topic is intelligence and vanity. Now a lot of people will boast of their intelligence. Many are easily impressed. Yet intelligence is merely a part of the giveness of...