15th January 2020

 3:00 am

“Gradually, decade by decade, religion is moving from the advanced First World to the less-developed Third World. Faith retains enormous power in Muslim lands. Pentecostalism is booming in Africa and South America. Yet the West steadily turns more secular.”

James Haught

14th January 2020

 3:00 am

“Religion is one lie after another: the lie of original sin, the lie of eternal life, the lie of hell, the lie of answered prayer, the lie that life can have no meaning without religion, the lie that religion is the source of morality, the lie of creationism, the lie of a spy-in-the-sky who hears your every word and reads your every thought. And to this list we must add the lie that it views men and women as equal.”

Paula Kirby

13th January 2020

 3:00 am

“Whether it is a relationship of convenience or conviction or both, religious fundamentalisms tend to flourish more where conservative governments are in power.”

Cassandra Balchin

12th January 2020

 3:00 am

“If you have not experienced anything which causes you to have faith, then the idea of believing in a deity of any kind would be very alien. But if you have it does not constitute proof.”

Anon.

11th January 2020

 3:00 am

“Growing up in Ireland, a Catholic country, I have seen the harm a lack of separation between church and state can wreak.”

Michelle Dunne Breen