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    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

"Pride comes before a fall." On the contrary methinks.
Duty Atheism 35 342 Today at 11:01 am
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

Having some pride - also known as having healthy self-esteem. This thread because...my recent ex has no pride and is drinking herself to death in utterly careless defeatist miserable apathetic slobbe...
Duty Atheism 35 342 Today at 10:30 am
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

(Today at 8:42 am)Gwaithmir Wrote: Frankly, having read Mere Christianity and Surprised by Joy, I regard C.S. Lewis as a self-righteous twit and don't give a hoot for what he has to say about anythi...
Duty Atheism 35 342 Today at 9:30 am
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

(Today at 5:58 am)Belacqua Wrote: (Today at 4:41 am)Duty Wrote: Is it wrong to take pride in one's appearance monsieur Lewis? :cuckoo cuckoo: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mere_Christianity It i...
Duty Atheism 35 342 Today at 9:05 am
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

Is it wrong to take pride in one's appearance monsieur Lewis? :cuckoo cuckoo: Quote: He also writes about the great sin: pride, which he argues to be the root cause of all evil and rebellion. https:...
Duty Atheism 35 342 Today at 4:41 am
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

Back on topic - I might lay around in bed all of tomorrow because I take no pride in my actions. Lunacy I say!
Duty Atheism 35 342 Yesterday at 7:10 pm
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

Only in terms of popularity - didn't Trump win the presidency?
Duty Atheism 35 342 Yesterday at 7:08 pm
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: RE: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

The aura of troll runs so deep with you Ahriman, I'm surprised you haven't been permabanned.
Duty Atheism 35 342 Yesterday at 6:40 pm
    Thread: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis
Post: Pride - the worst sin according to C.S.Lewis

According to the (in)famous book by C S Lewis (an English author) "Mere Christianity", pride is the worst. Yet I feel/think/deduce that having pride in one's deeds and behaviour is central and fundame...
Duty Atheism 35 342 Yesterday at 6:21 pm
    Thread: Jellyfish have no brain - can they feel pain?
Post: Jellyfish have no brain - can they feel pain?

Or pleasure or...well, anything really?  One for the ghost of Descartes probably but I'd say no - they feel nothing. Thoughts?
Duty Philosophy 9 109 Yesterday at 7:41 am
    Thread: I'm no longer an anti-theist
Post: RE: I'm no longer an anti-theist

Thanks for all the responses. Turns out my new found "moderation" RE religion was short lived. You can't please all the people all the time and you can't make an omelette without breaking eggs. I am o...
Duty Atheism 27 642 September 16, 2022 at 11:38 am
    Thread: Things You Miss
Post: RE: Things You Miss

(September 16, 2022 at 7:56 am)Angrboda Wrote: I miss my younger days when I knew everything and everybody else but me was always wrong. There's a witticism about that one: "Hire the young, while th...
Duty Off Topic 15 237 September 16, 2022 at 11:35 am
    Thread: Things You Miss
Post: RE: Things You Miss

(September 16, 2022 at 7:10 am)BrianSoddingBoru4 Wrote: My father, my dog Trixie, and running. Boru And alcohol? Or have you stopped missing that since you wrote here that you miss drinking every d...
Duty Off Topic 15 237 September 16, 2022 at 11:34 am
    Thread: Why you can't find God
Post: RE: Why you can't find God

I know what you're saying AWTY and yes, it's a toxic phrase. However, perhaps OP/they've drank the wokey woke Koolade that being black looking is so fundamental to identity, that being gay is so funda...
Duty Christianity 109 2542 September 13, 2022 at 2:52 pm
    Thread: Why you can't find God
Post: RE: Why you can't find God

(September 10, 2022 at 12:52 pm)arewethereyet Wrote: 'You people' What an ass you are. In OPs defence, it can't be easy having a surname like "Abbott."
Duty Christianity 109 2542 September 13, 2022 at 1:57 pm
    Thread: I'm no longer an anti-theist
Post: I'm no longer an anti-theist

At work today I met a man who spent his whole childhood in care and later prison, including for murder. He is in his late sixties and his face and demeanour reflect his tragic and tortured life. He di...
Duty Atheism 27 642 September 5, 2022 at 4:56 pm
    Thread: "Laughing At Religion" Meme Thread
Post: RE: "Laughing At Religion" Meme Thread

Fake Messiah you are a legend in my, considerable eyes. Check this and, yes mods, I've had a few. https://www.facebook.com/CFAtheism
Duty Humor 2459 98120 August 30, 2022 at 4:10 pm
    Thread: Lets meet up at the Pub
Post: RE: Lets meet up at the Pub

I'd be up for that, only I worry the meet up might be socially blighted by my getting on my high horse RE the negative environmental impact of flying half way around the world unnecessarily.
Duty Lifestyle & Personal Matters 3 142 May 12, 2022 at 12:13 am
    Thread: "Laughing At Religion" Meme Thread
Post: RE: "Laughing At Religion" Meme Thread

(May 7, 2022 at 11:56 am)Fake Messiah Wrote: [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/br57YZBS/Poor.jpg] Is that a word for word quote from hallowed devine sacred (shit) scripture do you know FM, or just the "g...
Duty Humor 2459 98120 May 7, 2022 at 12:14 pm
    Thread: "Laughing At Religion" Meme Thread
Post: RE: "Laughing At Religion" Meme Thread

I rather enjoy Harry Potter - featuring "witchcraft!!P11!!" - not least because I love comparing the bible to Harry Potter - evidence the Bible isn't just fiction, like Harry Potter? Absent!
Duty Humor 2459 98120 May 6, 2022 at 2:55 pm