I've written about how Faith in Doubt was a 4-year project and about why you shouldn't be daunted by the page count, so I'd like to go into more details for people who might still be on the fence despite such assurances and explain briefly what each section has to offer so I wanted to … Continue reading Why Should You Consider Reading Faith in Doubt: Do You Question Your Faith?
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Today is evidently the Buddha's birthday as recognized by several Buddhist schools of thought and Buddhist traditions. I thought I'd add this post as a celebration. The art is by Sherman Nepali and can be found here. For a quick rundown, on the celebration of the Buddha's birthday, click here. More information can be found here. … Continue reading Happy Buddha Purnima / Vesak
Rape, torture, slavery, and genocide. They’re the most likely to support human violence as per their holy books.
Patriarchy, rape culture, and violence against women. It's long past the point where we should acknowledge religious teachings are culpable. The plethora of abuses should at least give people pause by now. The most recent case of Ex-Muslims being hunted down to be killed by their father and brother for the crime of changing their … Continue reading Rape Culture Comes From Religion; Stop Defending It
Spoiler Warning: This discussion contains spoilers for the mainline Shin Megami Tensei series and other MegaTen related series such as: Majin Tensei I and II, Digital Devil Saga Duology, the Persona series, Devil Survivor series, and well . . . potentially everything MegaTen / Shin Megami Tensei related, but those are the main video game … Continue reading Shin Megami Tensei Discussions with Beadman
For the purposes of this post, I'd like to declare a challenge to anyone who follows the Abrahamic faiths, or any religious faith in general, but mainly those who follow the Abrahamic faith traditions. I have three things I'd like to say, consider each of the following seriously: First: Assume any religion is true. Just … Continue reading To all readers who follow the Abrahamic faiths, please read your holy book
The following is a closer version of the finalized draft of Chapter 6 of my upcoming book. I'll likely be using Amazon to distribute it and I will try to make Kindle and physical copies available at around the same time period. I wanted to show how this chapter has developed from the previous post. … Continue reading Faith In Doubt: Sample of Chapter 6
The following is the first draft of my book's chapter on Original Sin, which is given a thorough critique. I've since changed some elements, but I thought this would be valuable to know what to expect when reading my book. Unfortunately, the line spacing doesn't come out properly when posting it on a blog, so … Continue reading A First Draft Sample of My Next Book, Faith in Doubt