Richard Loving and Mildred Jeter could not get married in their home state of Virginia. It was 1958 and miscegenation … Continue reading How the Anti-Miscegenation (Race-Mixing) Laws Were Overturned.
When I was very young, maybe six years old, my father read me a Bible story. In the story, God … Continue reading What is the most psychologically damaging thing you can say to a child?
From a Quora post: I grew up in a Southern Baptist church. I was taught about original sin and that … Continue reading I Was Asked By an Evangelical Christian How I Perceived His Religion.
One aspect of Christianity that has always bothered me is the need to believe in Jesus to get into heaven. … Continue reading Atheists: What surprises you about Christians?
It’s origins are in the German legend of Faust. Although Faust is successful, he remains dissatisfied with his life. He … Continue reading Why do people believe satanists sold their souls in exchange for money and fame?
God is often defined in terms that would make her or his existence impossible to prove scientifically. God is usually … Continue reading What scientific evidence is there for the existence of a god?
When I left Christianity at 12 years old, I never looked back. Since I have been witnessed to more times than … Continue reading Christians: Advice on How to Witness to Me
A Christian asked, “Why doesn’t everybody believe in God?” on Quora (https://www.quora.com/Why-doesnt-everybody-believe-in-God). What follows is my answer to that question. … Continue reading Personal View: Why I Don’t Believe in the God of the Evangelicals and Fundamentalists.
I was born and raised in Southern Virginia where it was traditional to stay in the family’s faith. My father … Continue reading How I Became a Secular Buddhist
There are two assumptions that the Abrahamic faiths make regarding fetal development: There is a soul. The soul enters the … Continue reading When Does the “Soul” Enter the Fetus?