Archives for September 9, 2011

Hear, Hear, Well Spoken Bruce!

Fellow FTB blogger Jason Thibeault, the Lousy Canuck, just gave me an "I couldn't have said it better myself" moment with his repost of "Why don't atheists just shut up and stay home?"Well worth a read: We atheists have been silent for a very long time; our voices are understandably rusty. For every encroachment into our personal space — for every incentive that discriminates against faithless — for every demand that people be allowed to share their love of God with others — we are being told t … [Read more...]

Earthman’s Journey – Part 6 (of 8)

[ Part 1 — 2 — 3 — 4 — 5 — 6 – 7 — 8 ]The Houses of Man Picture a house. Not a real house, but a kind of metaphor-house, the place where your inner life takes place. The rooms inside are furnished with your everyday thoughts, feelings and understandings. In this particular house, there are secret doors. People can tell you that they’re there, but you never believe them, because you can’t see the doors, or any hint of them. Picture every little boy who has stoutly declared that he would never, e … [Read more...]