19130Re: Gosh, is the "G" (God word) that scary bros.?
- Dec 1, 2008--- In CarFree@yahoogroups.com, "Robert J. Matter" <rjmatter@...> wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> Subject: Re: [CF] Gosh, is the "G" (God word) that scary bros.?
> Why should religion get a pass barring it from
> criticism and examination any more than any other irrational claim
> clairvoyance, communicating with the dead, etc.?Because the people rabidly criticizing religion tend to be just as
obnoxious and unpleasant as the more rabidly religious folk are whe
they criticize other religions or the non-religious. Your post, for
instance, makes *my* hackles raise, and theoretically i'm on your side!
Imagine how nonproductively hostile a reaction you should expect from
the people it was actually targeted to offend.
- << Previous post in topic Next post in topic >>