Category Archives: Skepticism

Mysterious ways–Why do only some of us reject the religion of our birth?

This is something I’ve always wondered about… How come I rejected my Roman Catholic religious upbringing (along with all other religions), while others, including family members, did not? The closest I’ve ever had to an answer came to me yesterday, … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Are you waiting for Jesus to return? Don’t hold your breath because there is no situation that would satisfy your wait.

This is one of those things I think about every so often and have a good laugh. Earlier I saw this question posed on an atheist group: I’ve been doing a lot of reading lately into the Bible. On a … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Some hate speech from religious people. Please help me in reporting it.

Check this out: So this past weekend, it came to light that someone who had posed as an atheist and befriended several of us in the most popular atheist group in South Africa, is actually not an atheist. She was … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

A reminder: Atheism isn’t about the belief that we were created from nothing. (Again.)

I can’t believe I’m writing this again, but more posts on this subject will hopefully get one or two curious believers to read one of them… Yesterday, on a flat Earth Facebook page of all places, I once again rebuked … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Yet another loaded question for atheists: What do atheists fear the most?

All of us who regularly participate in atheist Facebook groups have no doubt been exposed to many stupid questions. Imagine my reaction to this, when I just happen to be someone who has always hated stupid questions. It’s not just … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Mortality frightens me

All too often, in the various atheist groups I belong to… the subject of death rears its grimacing skull. It seems that the general consensus is that we should not fear death. After all, you won’t know when you’re dead, … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

I’m constantly surrounded by people who believe in CRAP and sometimes it gets to me. Believer, why do you believe?

It really does. Everywhere I go, everybody I know believes in bullshit. Family, friends, co-workers, even strangers. Intelligent people, stupid people, people I admire, people I despise… their belief is almost universal, and every now and then, it comes up … Continue reading

Posted in Skepticism | Tagged | 7 Comments