Category Archives: The Heathen Chronicles

The Atheist Who Wasn’t

Atheism:

When you realize all the people in the world matter (not just the ones you identify with).

EA Miller

So here’s a thing: atheists who believe in the supernatural.

First, what do you even call an atheist who holds on to beliefs in anything supernatural?

I know the dictionary definition of an atheist is one who lacks a belief in god or gods.

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Breaking up with Jesus

So you wake up one Sunday morning, you’re getting yourself ready for church.  You’re boasting your Sunday best, and you’re sure you’re going to knock’em dead.  Mind you, that’s not why you’re going to church.  But, hey, you’re getting dressed up for Jesus Christ, himself, the savior of mankind, the man who died for you.  It’s as if every Sunday is your wedding day, and you want to do what you can to make sure you keep the Lord’s eye.

Then it hits you: why am I going to church? Continue reading Breaking up with Jesus

On Killing Religion

In a perfect world, I’d see the end of all religion.  Every last one of them.

We do not live in a perfect world, though, as evidenced by the presidency of Donald Trump, the backwards nature of the United States, and the continued popularity of Keeping Up with the Kardashians.  Quick aside on that last bit: I’m currently awaiting a Star Trek movie involving the Kardashians as this interstellar species bent on the destruction of the United Federation of Planets.  The nerds among you will see where I’m going with this…

As I was saying, we do not live in a perfect world.  Continue reading On Killing Religion