As the alleged wrongdoing at Bishops Diocesan College shows, equating wealth with virtue is a bad idea, writes Helena Wasserman.
High level clouds. Mild.
I am going to argue that we achieve Financial well-being or success largely as the results of three major aspects: circumstances, opportunities and genes.
I know that many believers have distanced themselves from the concept of ‘thought crime’, mainly because thought crime makes god seem quite petty.
I will start off by telling you about an unpleasant experience I had earlier this year, (some of you may have heard this story already) at the beginning of March, I witnessed my old high school’s ‘official Facebook page’ promoting Christianity.
Christianity has undoubtedly done a good job of mistreating certain groups of individuals in the not so distant past.
Long-standing practices were usually thought to require an evolutionary basis, or at the very least enjoyment or benefit to those practicing it, for its existence.
Too often, in religious debates, we hear Theists and Atheists mention that science cannot prove or disprove the existence of god.
Religious indoctrination usually starts at a very young age, most people are brought up with the concept of God as fact.
Superstition is defined as “a Belief or practice resulting from ignorance, fear of the unknown, trust in magic or chance or a false conception of causation”
Just reading the definitions already gives you the idea that marriage is nothing more than the process within a relationship where one obtains a new label.
The past 20 years flew by and South Africa now finds itself emerging from the infancy of our democracy.
2013 will see the City of the Cape Town, City of Joburg, City of Tshwane, Ekurhuleni, Nelson Mandela Bay and a large number of other municipalities releasing their General valuation Rolls.
A Wise man once said "without deviation from the norm, Progress isn’t possible".Similar words have been used hypocritically by man for centuries.
Just how long will the earth be able to support humanity if the population continues to grow at its current rate?
I'm sharing this article as I found it to be a very thought provoking read, and an interesting angle on the usual "theist vs atheist" debate.
I am well aware of the fact that I’m also a white South African and that the heading of this post contradicts itself.
The above would then confirm that Homosexual couples are less likely to have children, there is also no chance of an ‘unplanned’ child, which in all honesty is a very real issue these days.
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