The Magical Spell of Faith God’s SatNav for Britain By Willem Sander van Boxtel The first time I set eyes upon the glorious House of Lords chamber, in the summer of 2013, I was an ignorant tourist in the UK. With blissful awe I gazed on the golden decorations, the wooden benches, the leather seats, […]
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Please read this report from the BBC, and then comment. I am still too angry to say much except point to our detractors who keep asking “What’s the Harm!” and wanting to yell at them! It’s no wonder every time I see the word “pastor” I see the phrase “personnification of evil!”
More evidence of the pernicious effects of religion
Another blow for the irrationality of religious faith.
A complaint about the admissions policy of a Catholic school in South Croydon has been partially upheld. They key point of the complaint is that as an oversubscribed school it had a points system for admissions that put an emphasis on early baptism and activity within the church as oppososed to geographical location (i.e. how […]
A group of faith healers who claim they have miracle cures for cancer and HIV have been condemned as “irresponsible, even criminal” There is only one word for this as expressed by Prof Edzard Ernst – Criminal. Let’s hope these charlatans are appropriately prosecuted! These people prey on people’s hopes, not give them hope. Yet […]
EHRC “entirely rejects any view that rights in relation to sexual orientation ‘take precedence’ over religious rights”.
Recently I had a very interesting conversation about religion with a Muslim woman, originally from Morocco.
The recent scenes of the rescue of 33 Chilean miners after 69 days stuck 700m underground