Books tagged: scepticism

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Totality Beliefs and the Religious Imagination
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Price: Free! Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
There is a widespread notion that belief is a good thing, but in this book the author argues that freeing oneself from all belief systems can bring a huge sense of relief. He illustrates this by describing his own experience of a Roman Catholic upbringing followed by eleven years' experience of Transcendental Meditation, before arriving at a position of metaphysical naturalism.
Religion, Language, Narrative and the Search for Meaning
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Price: Free! Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This is a book about religion from a secular standpoint which nevertheless takes its subject seriously. Contrary to some secularists I don't think religion is likely to disappear any time soon. I try to develop a way of thinking about religion, using two main clues: language and narrative. Narrative is how most religious people encounter their religions, because humans are story-telling animals.
Notes From the Autopsy of God
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
And as the Grand Pathologist clambered this way and that over the remains of God he made curious utterances which were recorded for Posterity (whether she wanted them or not).
Bee Wise
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Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
You have to move home in just a few days. There are a dozen places to choose from and you have six criteria to consider. Bees have evolved a strategy for solving problems that are just too complex to crack individually. God used similar strategies with Jesus on the cross. Could we learn from God and bees in dealing with complex problems such as climate change? This book shows that we can and how.