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Catholic Priest Allegedly Told Child He Was Raping That ‘This Is What God’s Love Feels Like’

Catholic Priest Allegedly Told Child He Was Raping That ‘This Is What God’s Love Feels Like’ | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
According to NBC Los Angeles, one victim has detailed the tragic incident of a priest raping him.
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Brainwashing To Believe

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On Friday 13 January this year, The Telegraph reported that Islamic terrorist have been brainwashing children into believing that if they strapped a bomb to their chest and detonated it in a public place, that the bomb would only kill Americans. The story said this:
“The largely illiterate boys are fed a diet of anti-Western and anti-Afghan government propaganda until they are prepared to kill, he said. But the boys are also assured that they will miraculously survive the devastation they cause.”

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Why Atheists Celebrate Christmas | Religion, Church & Tradition | LiveScience

Why Atheists Celebrate Christmas | Religion, Church & Tradition | LiveScience | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

They may not find much meaning in the birth of Jesus Christ, but many atheists embrace religious traditions such as churchgoing for the sake of the children, a new study finds.

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Anti-gay pastor arrested for public masturbation asks gay community for forgiveness

Anti-gay pastor arrested for public masturbation asks gay community for forgiveness | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

For years, New Orleans area residents have known self-proclaimed "Christian patriot" Grant Storms as a religious crusader who has tirelessly tried to rid the city's French Quarter of homosexual influence--specifically its "Southern Decadence" festival. The celebration, often called the "gay Mardi Gras," draws homosexuals from around the country each Labor Day weekend.
But the 53 year-old Storms has joined the ever-growing fraternity of evangelical moralists whose hypocrisy is exposed through an embarrassing sex scandal.

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Why we’re raising our kids to be godless heathens.

Why we’re raising our kids to be godless heathens. | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Why we're raising our kids to be godless heathens. Our kids are not being raised to follow a religion. Instead, we are instilling these intrinsic values and beliefs in them: Be Kind and Gentle to...
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Religion In Childhood: Evil Beyond Measure.

Religion In Childhood: Evil Beyond Measure. | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

A staggeringly low percentage of parents raise their children in a secular household, especially in North America. Whether its ghosts, alien conspiracies, or (worst of all) religion, they all share the same groundwork of ingraining the notion of supernatural forces on Earth- none of which have any validity.

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Raising Atheist Children In A World Full Of Gods. - Atheist Parents: Parenting Beyond Belief

Raising Atheist Children In A World Full Of Gods. - Atheist Parents: Parenting Beyond Belief | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Raising amazing, intelligent, social responsible and ethical children beyond belief.
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Public elementary school asks students "I love Jesus because ___" | Rock Beyond Belief

Public elementary school asks students "I love Jesus because ___" | Rock Beyond Belief | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

You can help fight proselytism in a public elementary school! The paper that the entire class was given had fill-in-the-blanks. My name is ___. I live in ___. I love Jesus because ___.

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Anti-bullying legislation passes state Senate

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The Michigan Senate passed legislation Wednesday that requires school districts to develop anti-bullying policies, but the father of the boy for whom the bill is named says he has strong objections to language inserted at the last minute.

One of the reforms will require school districts to have procedures in place to address bullying complaints. But the bill now also has language that says requirements don't "prohibit a statement of a sincerely held religious belief or moral conviction of a school employee, school volunteer, pupil, or a pupil's parent or guardian."

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