Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 29-Apr-2017 to 5-May-2017.
This is the top portion of a Jehovah Witness pamphlet that appeared in my mailbox (apologies for the grease; I was eating french fries while reading it). I live in a rural area and even out here Jehovah Witnesses visit to try to recruit me and save my soul. This pamphlet … Continue reading
It’s a running joke among those who know me that I apparently give off a vibe of being in dire need of salvation, because proselytizers are drawn to me like flies to candy. I have been approached – unsolicited – by people who wanted to share the Good News with … Continue reading
I’ve occasionally experienced a subtle tactic my fellow Canadians use to invalidate the seriousness of many religious observances and practices. When I identify the more pernicious aspects of religion, I’m often waved off and told that the identified practice is not religious, but cultural. I’m told that the Islamic insistence that … Continue reading