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Some Revealing Responses to My Open Letter to Black Evangelicals

GatoLuchador Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:06 PM
Sometimes I think atheists suffer from "Christmas envy". If they had a national holiday of their own -- say Charles Darwin's birthday -- would that help them to stop treading on religious traditions? After all, people of faith -- Jews, Christians, Muslims, Buddhists, etc -- don't get disturbed by each other.
Tacitus X Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 10:26 AM
Televangelist Hagee and his followers don't need a special day - every day is Fools' Day.
Mark6876 Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 8:47 AM
In the immortal words of John Hagee, atheists do indeed have a holiday of their own. April 1st.
Mark6876 Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 8:47 AM
In the immortal words of John Hagee, atheists do indeed have a holiday of their own. April 1st.
dfiscus Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 8:41 AM
They do have a holiday--April Fool's Day. "A fool says in his heart there is no God."
Tacitus X Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 7:30 AM
I don't believe in the supernatural but we celebrate Christmas just like we celebrate all the other holidays. Having relatives and friends over (most of them religious), enjoying a dinner, exchanging gifts, decorating with Santa Clauses, snowmen, reindeer, evergreens, Poinsettias, snowflakes, colored lights - we don't feel deprived in the least. The Hi-Fi is loaded up with Christmas music. If someone wants to say grace they are welcome to do so.
NewJAl Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 12:28 AM
The fool hath said in their heart 'there is no God'.
NewJAl Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 11:50 PM
Atheists have their National Holliday.
According to the Bible, it is April I.
Rochesternative Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 10:21 PM
I'd disagree with your statement about the Muslims not being disturbed by others. Pay attention to the Middle East lately?
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