Category Archives: Spirituality

burning in the bosom from pure heresy

I have been flipping out about human evolution lately. The reality that humans are literally descendents from dust (i.e. if you leave dust and gas around long enough, in the right configuration you are going to come up with an … Continue reading

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Why I Believe In Friederich Nietzsche

Fred is popular around here, so I want to just say this: I have heard some Evangelicals (I remember Tim saying this somewhen, but I think C. S. Lewis also said it, and C. S. Lewis was definitely not an … Continue reading

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Heretical Quote of the Week

This is a great quote for those wanting to justify their heresy to themselves or others.  Tolstoy’s writings have been inspirational to me for a long time and few others have the eloquence and passion.  I like what he says … Continue reading

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The Thing about the Book of Mormon Is…

…from my wishy-washy postmodern perspective, it’s whole lot harder to deal with than other holy books. The Bible?  Sure, I might not be invested in the idea that Adam and Eve were actual people who lived in an actual garden, … Continue reading

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An Opiate for Me?

The question is this: am I a quietly spiritual person, or am I kidding myself? The context is this: I was raised Methodist.  I was an angsty kid, but I loved church camp.  I was a very curious student in … Continue reading

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Your Card For The Day: Queen of Swords

From LearnTarot.com: Honest faces the truth, even if unpleasant is up front with everyone likes everything on the table plays by the rules avoids lies and deception Astute sizes up a situation quickly understands hidden motives and desires is difficult … Continue reading

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The Divinity of Jesus

I am not a Christian. I don’t believe that I am guilty of sins, or that I need to be saved from hell. I don’t believe that Jesus was the unique incarnation of a monotheist god. And I don’t even … Continue reading

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