• Welcome to the new Internet Infidels Discussion Board, formerly Talk Freethought.

Search results

  1. excreationist

    "I am the Beginning and the End" - God

    Revelation 1:8 “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.” Revelation 21:6a He said to me: “It is done. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. Revelation 22:13 I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the...
  2. excreationist

    "God does not play dice" and a non-obvious God

    Albert Einstein said: https://www.businessinsider.com.au/god-does-not-play-dice-quote-meaning-2015-11 Stephen Hawking replied: https://www.hawking.org.uk/in-words/lectures/does-god-play-dice I believe I'm probably in a simulation and that there is a non-obvious intelligent force.... In...
  3. excreationist

    Your Favorite Charity

    https://www.hollows.org/
  4. excreationist

    Unmarried Christians - and maybe Paul was gay?

    My sisters want to find husbands and I was saying to my father that apparently there is a passage that said that it can be good to not to be married: 1 Corinthians 7:8-9 My father, who I think is an elder in a Lutheran church, said that Paul might have been a homosexual. That made me think of...
  5. excreationist

    Being God/godlike and forgetting about it...

    This might be a New Age idea.... and maybe involved in some religions - particularly eastern ones.... is there a technical term for this? I wanted to explore this ancient concept... It is basically saying that a god (or a god-like being) exists - and it is you - but you forgot it.... (though...
  6. excreationist

    Partly defending Pascal's Wager? (only one popular eternal hell for non-believers)

    Pascal's Wager began talking about Christianity.... If you believe in Jesus/God: Jesus/God exists - go to paradise forever Jesus/God doesn't exist - time wasted, etc If you don't believe in Jesus/God: Jesus/God exists - go to hell forever Jesus/God doesn't exist - nothing A counter-argument...
  7. excreationist

    Carnivores vs humans in the Bible

    Genesis 1:29-30 So originally humans and animals were herbivores.... In Genesis 4 Abel kept flocks that he'd eat.... According to the Bible I think animals only became carnivores after the Flood.... From Answers in Genesis...
  8. excreationist

    "Unnatural asceticism", masochism, etc, in the long term

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asceticism#Etymology_and_meaning I was wondering if it can be done in the long term..... does it require the pain to get stronger? Maybe their techniques could make going to hell more bearable....
  9. excreationist

    The widow's offering of all she had....

    Mark 12:41–44 Jesus sat down across from the place where people put their temple offerings. He watched the crowd putting their money into the offering boxes. Many rich people threw large amounts into them. But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins. They were worth only a few...
  10. excreationist

    Are over the top loving compliments dishonest?

    e.g. 7:09 mom says "I tell Sophia that she's the most beautiful girl in the world every single day" 7:50 brother says "she is the most beautiful-ist girl I've ever seem in my whole life" The host 8:20 "you're perfect just the way your are" 10:45 brother says "I just can't stop looking at...
  11. excreationist

    Your favourite Bible translation and why?

    When I was in a mental ward in 2019 I was reading the ward's Gideon's Bible.... I was trying to get "God" to curse me (to "prove" that people were trying to poison me) by reading it upside down. A day or two later I received a sealed NIV Bible from my sisters that was printed upside down... see...
  12. excreationist

    Bishop told kids that Santa isn't real - church apologises

    https://www.msn.com/en-in/news/world/an-italian-church-apologized-after-a-bishop-told-kids-santa-wasnt-real/ar-AARIVyT?ocid=BingNewsSearch https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/dec/11/no-ho-ho-italian-church-apologises-over-bishops-claim-about-santa-claus...
  13. excreationist

    Witnessed more than an hour of silent lightning...

    Since before 7pm December 9th until after 8pm there seems to be silent lightning in the same spot. It has made absolutely no sound (there is sometimes the sound of wind on the microphone). I'll keep checking to see how much longer it lasts for. In the second video I was filming another street...
  14. excreationist

    "I am Jesus Christ" upcoming computer game

    This trailer from 2019 had amazing graphics: But recently someone released actual gameplay footage.... (though they had it on low to medium detail settings) YouTube - Talking to Mary - blurry textures, no lip movements..... YouTube - Talking to John the Baptist - graphics problems, no lip...
  15. excreationist

    "Christians" who don't believe in a physical resurrection....

    https://www.ncronline.org/news/theology/can-you-question-resurrection-and-still-be-christian Did Jesus literally rise from the dead in a bodily resurrection, as many traditionalist and conservative Christians believe? Or was his rising a symbolic one, a restoration of his spirit of love and...
  16. excreationist

    Overseas wives - exploitation?

    On a "forever alone" group I posted A reply: My reply: The post was removed and I am banned for 7 days. Their message: My reply: Their reply: My reply: Theirs: Me: If a guy visits those countries and meets women on his own (or does chat over a website) and finds a genuine connection I...
  17. excreationist

    Seduction, pickup, PUA, relationships, etc

    In the early 2000s on IIDB I posted a picture of the following book but I got in trouble.... https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/106551.How_to_Get_the_Women_You_Desire_into_Bed I haven't read that book but I think it uses hypnotic type language like this...
  18. excreationist

    Pentagrams & Christianity

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five_Holy_Wounds#Symbolic_use https://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Pentagram#Christianity I got to this topic because I was looking into "LineNum" shapes: https://iidb.org/index.php?threads/line-numbers-finding-a-number-for-any-symbol.20002/ Circle - 1 line...
  19. excreationist

    macOS 12 Monterey has just been released

    macOS 12 Monterey was released in late October 2021 and I'm downloading it now. It looks like macOS 11 ("Big Sur") was released in November 2020. And Mac OS X has been around since 2001... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacOS#Release_history I'm glad macOS 12 supports my Late 2014 Mac mini...
  20. excreationist

    "Lying flat" in China - doing the minimum to survive (possibly homeless)

    In China "lying flat" / lyingflatism means: By young people who "refuse to be money making machines". I guess this could get worse if there was "universal basic income". At the moment some of them work one or two months in a year.... On the other hand a lot of Chinese people have a "996"...
Top Bottom