Originally posted by Starrman
Red Night seems obsessed with the idea that atheists are as dogmatic, apologist and faith holding as theists and that this is grounds for accusing them of religious intentions. Alas he fails to really balance each with much scrutiny. He mistakes their generally focused approach to debate for some maniacal fervour, their belief structures for faith structu ...[text shortened]... entity such as 'Atheo' upon. Mostly it's half-baked metaphorical parallels being badly used.
I understand that one of the "cool" aspects of your new religion is the rejection of God. But, let's be honest, you are not the first religion to do this...far from it.
I'm sorry that you see me as attacking your "belief" structure. People get very defensive when they feel their religion is under attack.
My goal was to point out that there are fundamental similiarities in all of our religions.
In any event, I embrace your creed like all others.
Peace to you and your new god.