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Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene is a …. representative and symbolic person, who has been part of the tradition since the very beginning. It’s like having a photograph in which one…

I have but one doctrine….

I do not wish to hear tell of revelation, tradition or Chinese, Phoenician, Egyptian, Hebrew, Greek, Roman, German or French philosophies; outside of my faith or my religion,…

Fuck the Buddhists!

The Buddhists say we come back as animals and they refer to them as lesser beings. Well, animals aren’t lesser beings, they’re just like us. So I say…

Mutilation

It ain’t those parts of the Bible that I can’t understand that bother me, it is the parts that I do understand. Mark Twain (1835 – 1910)

Adi Granth

No one knows this secret, of when the Messenger of Death will seize you and take you away. All your weeping and wailing then is false. In an…

The Book of Revelation

“Did you know, young lady,” said Watkin to her, “that the Book of Revelation was written on Patmos? It was indeed. By Saint John the Divine, as you…

Brit milah

I pose a hypothetical question. As a man of some fifty-seven years of age, I am discovered sucking the penis of a baby boy. I ask you to…

Heresy

When Botulf kneeled in front of the priest, the priest asked him: “Well, Botulf, now I am sure that you believe that the bread is the body of…

Change

Nothing has changed and yet everything is different. Jean-Paul Sartre (1905 – 1980)  

Male circumcision

Wherever morality is based on theology, wherever right is made dependent on divine authority, the most immoral, unjust, infamous things can be justified and established. Ludwig Feuerbach (1804…

Nature is no Saint

Nature, as we know her, is no saint. She comes eating and drinking and sinning. Her darlings, the great, the strong, the beautiful, are not children of our…

There are many gods

There are many gods . . . gods of beauty and magic, gods of the garden, gods in our own backyards, but we go off to foreign countries…