26th May 2016

 2:00 am

“The idea that religion has re-emerged in public life is to some extent an illusion. It never really went away – certainly not to the extent that French politicians and American college professors imagined.”

The Economist

25th May 2016

 2:00 am

“The idea that God sent Jesus into the world to live a perfect life and to suffer so that my imperfect life could be forgiven and I could go to Heaven is complete and utter nonsense.”

Anon.

24th May 2016

 2:00 am

“I would defend the liberty of consenting adult creationists to practice whatever intellectual perversions they like in the privacy of their own homes; but it is also necessary to protect the young and innocent.”

Arthur C. Clarke

23rd May 2016

 2:00 am

“Whenever morality is based on theology, whenever the right is made dependent on divine authority, the most immoral, unjust, infamous things can be justified and established. Morality is then surrendered to the groundless arbitrariness of religion.”

Ludwig Feuerbach1804 – 1872

22nd May 2016

 2:00 am

“Vatican officials will not accept that they are wrong about anything. Their task, after all, is to put other people right.”

Andrew Brown