Unity Through Astrology


Patheos has finally brought some measure of unity to the fractious web of religion and non-religious sects. Both JT in the atheist portal and Jason Mankey in the pagan portal are both put off by the new astrology section. Now they should add a haruspicy section and see if they can bring some other sects into agreement.My problem with astrology is basicly the same as my problem with homeopathy, chiropractics and acupuncture: the proposed mechanism is all out of proportion with the described … [Read more...]

I’m Okay, You’re Possessed by Satan


Jason Pitzl-Waters is a better blogger than I am.When I saw Fr. Longenecker's post at the Catholic portal linking the Aurora theater shootings to demonic possession, I just rolled my eyes and posted a video about Bobby Jindal's ridiculous exorcism story.Pitzl-Waters had the presence of mind to point out the underlying purpose of such possession claims and the damage they do. A taste:What a tempting idea, that an external evil took control of Holmes and instigated his actions. That … [Read more...]

Amazon Tribe, Suicidal Cult

You have to watch this. So sad.http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=ubKS4_mM3bo#t=519s … [Read more...]

Am I In Hell?


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Picard FTW

millenia ago, they abandoned their belief in the supernatural. now you are asking me to sabotage that achievement, to send them back into the dark ages of superstition and ignorance and fear? NO

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