Ugh, that sounds bleak. I hope you have things to which you anticipate with delight.
Here are some reading for you if you like. I don't claim to everything on the subject but like those before myself, I too had to start by reading up on the history of Jews and origin.
A path to citizenship is imperative. I agree that we shouldn't be trying to round up millions of people.
No however, it should be common place to at least show a little respect to whatever laws any country has. EG, It's ILLEGAL to chew gum in Singapore as example, unless for medical reasons and people have been arrested for that.
Obama likes you.
Again, you're making the argument here that your only reason for doing anything good or moral, and not.murdering, is because your god told you to.
And you would make same decision if born to Muslim family in i.e. Iran? Guess not or very very unlikely. I also have no problem anyone believing anything as long he/she does not hurt others. And here lies problem with religion as all require blind faith and that is dangerous. And we know all this from history. As they say, bad theists are poisonous snakes that hide in grass - good theists. As some point there are nearly sole snakes.
Thanks. Theres a thousand of these examples. :D
brilliant minds discuss big ideas and solutions...
If you REALLY mean that, don't you think you would become a better person if you put that faith in YOU and not in a faceless god?
We shouldn't bother with a dead planet anyways.
Creationists aren't concerned with facts.
"No one today..." ? Check the stats and you'll find that about 40% of
Losing pure genius there, Uks.;)
You're the one who made faulty assumptions on bible Passages. Stick to your own religious book then, and respect the Christian faith.
Your professor is certainly miseducated.
Sam Harris has the absolute correct view of secular morality.
If the priests convicted him for a religious crime, they were obliged to execute him in the traditional Jewish way: by stoning. But they couldn't do it because he was very popular among the people.
Thanks for proving you are more tolerant and humane than the left.
I just re read this and about spewed my coffee...How many times can I upvote?