Monthly Archives: May 2012

Religious Conversion Disorder is a Psychological Malady

Religious Conversion Disorder is a psychological malady. A psychiatrist at Valley Medical Center in San Jose, California wrote the Discover magazine article, “Paralyzed by Faith”. If you missed this intriguing article here is a summary. I never heard of it … Continue reading

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I Don’t Dislike Religion

I Don’t Dislike Religion I don’t dislike religion. I believe some people need it and some don’t. I do have a problem when religious leaders mislead their congregations, in order to control them, or lie to them for political reason. … Continue reading

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Another Letter From a Long Suffering Friend

Another Letter From a Long Suffering Friend. At my request, my friend Richard agreed to share a few stories bout his cancer treatment. Some of the stories are heartbreaking due to the suffering Richard had to endure. Many other cancer … Continue reading

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A Representative Atheist in a Class of Christians

A Representative Atheist in a Class of Christians This blog is essentially a letter to me from my friend Richard, describing his experience as one of three representative atheists participating in a graduate class, “Responding to the New Atheists” at … Continue reading

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THE LEFT HAND OF GOD’S PREJUDICE

The Left Hand of God The following letter, shared with me by a friend, was originally written to his daughter. It is a private letter filled with love and understanding as only a loving, educated parent could write. I have … Continue reading

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HOPE FOR AMPUTEES (But Not From God)

HOPE FOR AMPUTEES? (But not from God) Atheists, have you ever been asked, “What would it take for you to give up your skepticism and believe in God?” Here is the best answer I’ve come up with. “I would reconsider … Continue reading

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