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southwest_atheists What has running an atheist account as an agnostic taught me?

This is a good question. In the short period of time I have been at the helm of southwest_atheists with TA, I've learned a lot. Surprisingly, one of the biggest things I've learned is tolerance. Tolerance for people with different beliefs, different backgrounds, different identities. This tolerance allows me to think about why a person with opposing beliefs believes what they do, and answer their questions with compassion and tact. Oftentimes I'm thanked by the person asking the question for treating them with such kindness and respect. But what specifically have I learned being an agnostic on an atheist account? That has taught me empathy. I've had atheists criticize me for my stubborn belief in the soul, and the afterlife, but you know what? I am a scientist, but also a firm believer in the fact that science cannot explain everything. I wrote and posted a piece on agnosticism a little while back that you can find and read if you like. But this has taught me empathy because I understand where people of faith are coming from. I treat them the way I want to be treated, unless they get offensive for no reason, then the claws come out... But anyway, I think I'll end it here. Tell me what you think of our new feature in the comments section.
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skeptical_tees "god created the heavens and earth just for me. Yep... gave me dominion over everything I see. Even gave me a woman to serve me and sent his son to pay for my sins/called his greatest prophet to heaven as an example to me/parted the red see to save my people from the savage egyptians *(depending on your particular brand of dipshittery, bullshit will vary accordingly). Everyone who doesn't believe this must be persuaded otherwise, by any means, to save their souls (or do god's bidding, or what have you...). Other people who live outside of my idea of what god wants and expects should be corrected, so as not to anger god. God loves me so much and is so all knowing that he even had the forethought to give me instructions on how to beat my slaves and wives properly. I love my god. And you should too" -Me- No. By the way you're full of shit. "Arrogant atheist" ... lmfao... what a fuckin tool you are xD

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  •   atheiststuff We love your account! 18min
  •   the_brainy_atheist '\_(' -')_/' @jfabes98 15min
  •   a_farras @the_brainy_atheist to be more aware man, your only know about Christian, read quran so you will have more info so you can be totally sure your on the right path of yours, if you didn't like what it says you are of course free to do what you want :) 14min
  •   the_brainy_atheist True!:) I have read alittle of it! But I will read more! :) @a_farras 14min
  •   a_farras @the_brainy_atheist thank you for your consideration, you are my favorite atheist man :) 12min
  •   the_brainy_atheist You're welcome!:) and thank you!:) I always am open to ideas!:) @a_farras 11min
  •   a_farras @the_brainy_atheist you know when you Google "islam" or "Muslim" it shows you a very horrible articles and pictures about my religion, witch isn't the right idea or image of muslims, I would appreciate if you have any questions please feel free to ask me about it. 8min
  •   the_brainy_atheist Okay!:) I will ask you any questions I may have! @a_farras 5min

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idoatheism That's why!!!! 33min

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Lo-fi John Majonen
johnmajo The most convincing proof I've tasted. #Agnostic #Beer #Lover 46min

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bi_feminist_atheist Evolution yo. Deal wit it. 1h

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blackvoice_prochoice This isn't just a myth spread by men, but by women also. All the same it is myth non the less. 1h

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vivid_id Did you know that blacks are the most religious racial/ethnic group in the US? (Hispanics are 2nd) #freethinker #christian #agnostic #atheist #sheep #sheeple 1h

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Hefe Sajan Moktan
zenrunner88 I am super #agnostic, but I cannot deny #God because in order for life to exist so many things had to be aligned perfectly. I am #thankful that I #am. 2h

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  •   science_is_the_way Cann eye get a shoutout too for knot spellin corerectly!! @atheism_is_dead 45min
  •   atheism_is_dead I don't have a side 39min
  •   atheism_is_dead @the_deathmetal_atheist And literally one god off 37min
  •   skeptical_tees "god created the heavens and earth just for me. Yep... gave me dominion over everything I see. Even gave me a woman to serve me and sent his son to pay for my sins/called his greatest prophet to heaven as an example to me/parted the red see to save my people from the savage egyptians *(depending on your particular brand of dipshittery, bullshit will vary accordingly). Everyone who doesn't believe this must be persuaded otherwise, by any means, to save their souls (or do god's bidding, or what have you...). Other people who live outside of my idea of what god wants and expects should be corrected, so as not to anger god. God loves me so much and is so all knowing that he even had the forethought to give me instructions on how to beat my slaves and wives properly. I love my god. And you should too" -Me- No. By the way you're full of shit. "Arrogant atheist"... lmfao... what a fuckin tool you are xD 18min
  •   atheism_is_dead @skeptical_tees Somehow you are under the impression that your opinion matters? 10min
  •   savage.jesuschrist How is atheism dead if it is one of the fastest growing beliefs in the America a country founded off Christianity. No hate just saying people have there own beliefs don't judge. 3min

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glamour_head Soooo your reasons for not goingarent really legitimate. Because if I asked you if you have done hypocritical things you would say yes. By doing hypocritical things that makes you a hypocrite. Sooo....you're judging people for being "hypocrites" even though you're a hypocrite......yeah. Anyways in the TRUE church there are no hypocrites. Being a hypocrite in the church means that someone preaches one things but then INTENTIONALLY Lives a life where they don't do anything they preach and they have no remorse for it. If that's the case, they aren't truly saved.....think about it..if someone who was truly saved preached about something and then had a moment where they contradicted themselves through their lifestyle, they would repent; not continue on their sin with absolutely no regrets. I think that there are more reasons why people don't go to church other than "hypocrites". Also if you are so against going to church and you know you don't go, how do you know if there are hypocrites? I mean didn't you just say you don't go to church?.... Stop with bad excuses and be honest with why you REALLY don't want to go to church #church#Jesus#God#Holy#Spirit#no#color#heaven#hell#salvation#post#modern#beliefs#atheism#agnostic#religion#excuses#bible#prophecy#africanism 3h

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