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An act of god?

An act of god?

Acts of God . . . even the phrase, common in contracts and insurance policies, implies that natural disasters and accidents are caused by supernatural agency. Ron Steelman thinks it’s time for a change.

Suicide bombers: The baffling Islamic cult of death

Osama bin Laden achieved a remarkable feat: He mobilized the power of religion to spur devout young men to kill themselves in order to murder defenseless strangers. Grotesquely, the suicide-killers felt they were performing holy acts that would please God and assure them martyr rewards in paradise.

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It is time for the AFA to take responsibility for Fischer's bigotry

Three times in the last two months, the American Family Association has been forced to remove posts written by Brian Fischer in an effort to distance itself from his unmitigated bigotry. Is the AFA responsible for what its spokesman says?

Cast your vote in our poll, here at Secular News Daily.

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Send Pastor Terry Jones to Afghanistan to Burn a Quran

I have the perfect solution for Pastor Terry Jones! Let’s give him a ride to downtown Kabul in Afghanistan, and give him a Quran and a book of matches. Then we’ll see just how committed to Christ and the Bible he really is!

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Separate but unequal: Ontario’s “Separate Schools” violate church-state separation

Ontario, Canada’s taxpayer-funded Roman Catholic “Separate School System” is a national embarrassment.

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From Hawking’s “Grand Design” to Atkins’ “On Being”, theological opinions abound

The theological and philosophical debate about Stephen Hawking’s “Grand Design” will likely be repeated upon the release of Peter Atkins’ “On Being”. Let’s discuss them now!

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A human response to Christchurch quake

The death toll in the Christchurch, NZ quake is rising. Here’s how you can help the rescue efforts.

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Skipping Breakfast: Why Obama Should Insist On A Different Prayer Circle

President Barack Obama gave his personal testimony yesterday at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. Did you see it? What did you think?

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Shoddy reporting on “god genes”

So-called “news reporters” are claiming that Robert Rowthorn, economist, has “discovered a God Gene”. Viewers are eating it up . . . too bad it’s not true.

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The god gene – or is it a meme?

Is humanity doomed to a future of religious fundamentalism? Some recent internet articles appear to suggest it is.

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