Public oppose bishops in the Lords by more than three to one – new poll

A new survey has shown that the British public is against the House of Lords continuing to have places for Church of England bishops by more than three to one. The YouGov poll found that 53% of adults favour removing the bishops, with only 16% favouring keeping them. The result was consistent across supporters of […]

Source: Public oppose bishops in the Lords by more than three to one – new poll

More Humanism on Dr Who

What’s the one thing that gods never actually do? Gods never show up.

Dr Who, The Girl Who Died, 17 Oct 2015


Star Trek: 50 Years of Humanism

This is another wonderful video from Brandon Fibbs.

H/T The Friendly Atheist.

 

Christian Humanism: comments on a report

A blog post by Stephen Law appeared in my news feed this morning: Humanists Should be Christians, argues new Theos report. He discusses a recent report from Theos, a religious thinktank: The Case for Christian Humanism: Why Christians should believe in humanism, and humanists in Christianity.

Stephen’s post addresses the three central arguments of the report:

  • Argument 1: Belief in Human Dignity Requires Christianity
  • Argument 2: objective morality requires theism
  • Argument 3: Reason Requires God

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Write to your MP about censored exam questions, creationist nurseries and more » British Humanist Association

The Government has been clear that young earth creationism and intelligent design are not scientifically valid theories and should not be taught as such.

via Write to your MP about censored exam questions, creationist nurseries and more » British Humanist Association.

And remember a previous link I posted.

Doctor Who: 50 Years of Humanism

Stumbled across a link to this while reading about Humanism—very surprised that it has such a low number of views.