’I’m probably just as good an atheist as you are,’ she speculated boastfully.
If it doesn’t include the time necessary to excuse the atheists from the room and admit the enlisted men.’
’What atheists?’ he bellowed defensively, his whole manner changing in a flash to one of virtuous and belligerent denial.
There are no atheists in my outfit!
’I’m not going to disrupt our religious services just to accommodate a bunch of lousy atheists.
Corporal Whitcomb, an atheist, was a disgruntled subordinate who felt he could do the chaplain’s job much better than the chaplain was doing it and viewed himself, therefore, as an underprivileged victim of social inequity.
Atheism is not against the law.
Then that really is very odd, Chaplain, because I have here another affidavit from Colonel Cathcart that states you once told him atheism was not against the law.
’He doesn’t even believe there are atheists in foxholes,’ the colonel mocked, and nudged the chaplain in the ribs familiarly.
Are there atheists in foxholes?
Then there was the educated Texan from Texas who looked like someone in Technicolor and felt, patriotically, that people of means — decent folk — should be given more votes than drifters, whores, criminals, degenerates, atheists and indecent folk — people without means.
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While many atheist decline any non-material reality, others have a spiritual outlook on life.
As a young Atheist, I sincerely believed that man had created God to fill the gaps in knowledge that would never be spanned by experience, reason, or science.