Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Become a Premium Member Would you like to know how many people have visited this page? Or how reputable the author is? Simply sign up for a Advocate premium membership and you'll automatically see this data on every article. Plus a lot more, too.
border_none.jpg


bob@deism.com
SHARE More Sharing

Bob Johnson

Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

                 

Volunteer a little time and make a big difference

I have 10 fans:
Become a Fan
Become a Fan.
You'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEd News

Bob Johnson is a paralegal and a freelance writer in Florida. He was raised Roman Catholic, but after reading Thomas Paine's The Age of Reason, he became a Deist. In 1993 he founded the World Union of Deists and in 1996 he launched the first web site devoted to Deism, www.deism.com. He is listed in Who's Who in Hell and is the author of Deism: A Revolution in Religion, A Revolution in You and of An Answer to C.S. Lewis' Mere Christianity. He wrote the introduction to The Age of Reason, The Complete Edition and to Principles of Nature and also writes for Examiner.com and strike-the-root.com.

OpEd News Member for 680 week(s) and 0 day(s)

161 Articles, 0 Quick Links, 422 Comments, 6 Diaries, 0 Polls

Articles Listed By Date   List By Popularity
Search Title           
Date Between and

Page 1 of 9    First  Last   Back  Next  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     View All

From Uploaded
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 13, 2023
An Islamic Victory Against Free Speech and Education A college professor lost her job teaching art history because she showed the class an image of a painting of Mohammed. We need to break free of the stranglehold Islam and the other manmade "revealed" religions have on society.
Amir Reza Nasr Azadani, From Uploaded
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, December 15, 2022
Iran Executes Demonstrators For "Waging War Against God" The Islamic Republic of Iran is killing people for "waging war against God." This should help people realize God and religion are two very different things, as well as the dangers of mixing religion and government.
This person doesn't realize the Bible promotes bigotry, hate and violence., From Uploaded
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, December 8, 2022
The Logical Conclusion of the Religious Right's Religious Freedom of Expression Argument The theocrats in the religious right are enjoying many victories in their work to subvert the US into a Bible-based Christian theocracy. The Bible can be used to stop them.
From Uploaded
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 17, 2022
Kanye West, Kyrie Irving, From Hebrews to Negroes, Judaism and Chosenness Kanye West and Kyrie Irving, along with the Black Hebrew Israelite Movement and people in Christian Identity, need to honestly ask themselves why they would want to be considered the "true" ancient Jews/Israelites. Objectively looking at the ungodly and cruel actions the Hebrew Bible claims the ancient Jews committed, no one in their right mind would want that label.
Five-year-old victim of superstition-based exorcism, Cairo Jordan., From Uploaded
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 3, 2022
Another Child Killed Due to Religious/Superstitious Belief in Demons Our beliefs are important because they determine what our actions are. Five-year-old Cairo Jordan had a religious/superstitious mother who believed Cairo was possessed by a demon. Her action based on this irrational belief was to perform an exorcism on him, which killed him.
From Uploaded
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 20, 2022
Australia v. Israel Australia has taken a move that can help to promote peace between Israel and the Palestinians when it reversed its decision to recognize Israeli-occupied Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish state.
From Uploaded
(15 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, October 8, 2022
Jesus For the Left, Jesus For the Right The fact the religious left and the religious right can both use the Bible to back-up their opposing agendas shows us the Bible is meaningless. We need our innate God-given reason, not "revealed" religions in the 21st century.
Mahsa Amini, victim of Islamic Misogyny, From Uploaded
(10 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, September 24, 2022
Iranian Woman's Death While in Custody of Islamic Morality Police Leads to Widespread Demonstrations Mahsa Amini is a victim of Islamic morality police. The Islamic morality police are motivated by the misogyny and religious violence promoted and commanded in the Quran and Islam. It's time to let go of the "revealed" religions!
Naasón Joaquín García, From Uploaded
(15 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Belief in "Revealed" Religion Leads to Rape of Children Christian clergyman Naasón Joaquín García used the belief in divine revelation to not only financially profit from his faith-based Christian followers, but to rape little girls. Now his victims are suing him and his megachurch.
From Uploaded
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, September 8, 2022
Israel's Cover-up of its Killing of Palestinian-American Reporter Shireen Abu Akleh is Reminiscent of the USS Liberty The Jewish state of Israel's brutal murder of Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh and its ensuing cover-up is similar to Israel's cover-up and excuses for its deadly sneak attack on the USS Liberty and its cover-up, lies and excuses. US politicians from both parties accept the deaths and the cover-ups.
Parker Bond, a camper who was terrified by an exorcism at Bible camp., From Uploaded
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, September 4, 2022
A Recent Exorcism Case Reveals Important Information About Christians and Their Bible A recent case of an exorcism at a Bible camp sheds light on the fact that most people who consider themselves to be Christians are ignorant of the content of their Christian Bible. Deists and all freethinkers should help to educate them about the true contents and teachings in their Bible.
From Uploaded
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Hero of Free Speech, Salman Rushdie, Stabbed by Islamic Terrorist Salman Rushdie was attacked and stabbed by a young man who was under the influence of Islam. Islam, and all of the man-made "revealed" Abrahamic religions have blasphemy laws and rules which are intended to prevent people from applying their innate God-given reason to the nonsense being taught by the "revealed" religions.
Eight-year-old Elizabeth Rose Struhs is a victim of Christian Bible-based faith healing., From Uploaded
(10 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, July 12, 2022
This Little Girl Paid the Price For Religion/Superstition Eight-year-old Elizabeth Rose Struhs paid the price for the biblical superstition of faith healing. When will we stop the killing of innocent and helpless children to satisfy religious/superstitious delusions?
From Uploaded
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, June 24, 2022
Christian Couple Uses 'Religious Freedom Restoration Act' as Defense in Beating Their Children The belief that the Bible is the word of God causes much pain, harm and even death to innocent and helpless children. This needs to be addressed and corrected.
Four horsemen of the Apocalypse, From Uploaded
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Russian Official Warns of 'Horsemen of the Apocalypse' - What Does That Demonstrate? The modern-day acceptance of ancient religious promotion of violence causes violence to be much more likely in our world today.
Arely Hernandez - Three-year-old victim of religious/superstitious beliefs and actions., From Uploaded
(14 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, May 13, 2022
The Power of Beliefs For Good or For Evil Our beliefs determine what our actions are. If our beliefs are based on irrational nonsense, our resulting actions will be harmful to ourselves and to people around us. Now is the time to promote reason over "faith" and nonsense.
From Uploaded
(16 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Most Americans Believe Moral Lessons of Passover and Easter Are Important A new survey by two Christian theocratic organizations shows the majority of Americans believe Passover and Easter have moral values that can help America. This article points out that Passover and Easter are void of moral values and that we need a new religious/spiritual alternative to the "revealed" religions.
Four-year-old Jessica Mast, a victim of biblical superstitions., From Uploaded
(11 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, March 11, 2022
Saving the Lives of Children Through Reason The mistaken belief that the Bible, or any man-made book, is the Word of God causes very real problems. This article is about how the mistaken belief that the Bible is the Word of God causes innocent and helpless children to suffer and die. It also offers a solution to this horrific problem.
Eight-year-old Hindu boy slapped with blasphemy law in Pakistan, From YouTubeVideos
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 24, 2022
What Blasphemy Laws Say About Religions A 26-year-old woman in Pakistan was recently sentenced to death by hanging for committing blasphemy against Islam. This article points out the reasons for blasphemy laws and how we can end them.
From Uploaded
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 9, 2022
Israel's 2022 Wish List to the US Congress The powerful and wealthy Israel lobby has a 2022 wish list for the US Congress and White House. Its contents can mean another Iraq-type of war, only this time against Israel's enemy Iran.

Page 1 of 9    First  Last   Back  Next  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     View All

Tell A Friend