“Religious media” is much like “religious university” – sort of oxymoron. The purpose of media in general and newspapers in particular is to convey information and opinions about the world around us. Religiously-oriented media and newspapers often convey information and opinions, but about another world.
Want some examples? Sure you do. Here are some references to [...]
Whad’ya know, it’s election time again in Israel. And in election time, the rules of nature change.
While nearly everyone tends to look at things from the traditional “political left and right” point of view, it seems that almost every major political party tends to place at least one religious figure in its list of candidates. [...]
How do you teach “History”? Israeli Ministry of Education apparently solved this puzzle. The solution: It’s not the contents, but rather the title, that matters.
I’ve been volunteering for several months, helping small children in the age of 10 years or so with their homework from school. Many of them attend what is known as the [...]
From the chapter ‘All Is Foreseen Yet Freedom of Choice Is Given’, from the book ‘Games of Awareness‘.
… A slightly different topic, yet related to our current conversation, is the old debate about ‘What if…’. In many cases, this phrase is used innocently, replacing future tense by past tense: Instead of asking: ‘What will you [...]
“Nothing is real and nothing to get hung about”
‘Strawberry Fields Forever‘, The Beatles, John Lennon and Paul McCartney, 1966
Given God’s religious definition, it is impossible to prove the existence of God.
Part 1 – Some definitions and basic conclusions
Rene Descartes‘ idea of our entire world being no more than something found in our mind, is well [...]
“In India, as elsewhere in our darkening world, religion is the poison in the blood. Where religion intervenes, mere innocence is no excuse. Yet we go on skating around this issue, speaking of religion in the fashionable language of ‘respect’.”
– Salman Rushdie
In took the Unites States ten years or more to settle the score with [...]
The book “And Man Created God in His Own Image” – “The Truth Is Wrong” is now also published in electronic versions, both English and Hebrew.
The English Amazon/Kindle version:
The Hebrew electronic version:
Learn how to deal with religious preachers, read how to handle difficult questions and uncertainties, while avoiding damn serious and frightening literature. [...]
“Ghosts” and “souls” haven’t avoided our human characteristic described above. Here also, the believer creates in his or her mind a complete virtual picture, bearing its own rules. This is done by collecting pieces of alleged data from others. The picture includes various worlds of life after death, reward and punishment, heaven and hell, [...]
Horray!! The book “The Truth Is Wrong” is now published in Hebrew in Israel, under the name “And Man Created God In His Own Image”. You can view some background in Hebrew in here. The book is already available in all majot bookstores.
Please help spread the word!!!
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