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The Skeptic's Book of Religious Quotes & Anecdotes By Joseph R. Simonetta
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This is a collection of poignant, engaging, and often humorous thoughts and anecdotes about disturbing aspects of the world of religion. This is a book for religious skeptics. They will find that far... More > from being alone, they are in elevated company. Throughout history a high ratio of major thinkers, scientists, writers, reformers, scholars, champions of democracy, and other world changers have been and continue to be religious skeptics. Many risked their lives to confront the power of the ignorance, stupidity and wrath of religion. This book, a testimony to them, is also for the unknowing, mislead, and exploited public, who have been taken advantage of for too many centuries. A review of these quotes and anecdotes will lead an objective observer to conclude - as have many who are quoted - that the phenomenon of religion, with all its elaborate rituals, costumes and falsehoods, is likely the world's longest, most magnificent, and destructive charade.< Less
Religion: An Obstacle to Human Progress By Joseph R. Simonetta
eBook (ePub): $6.99
In Religion, An Obstacle to Human Progress, Joseph R. Simonetta, author of Seven Words That Can Change The World and other works, pens a bold indictment of the world of religion. In a commonsense and... More > uniquely refreshing approach, he lays bare the inconsistencies and incredibilities of traditional religion. Not only does he demonstrate that our major world belief systems are antiquated and dysfunctional, he ties them masterfully into seemingly unsolvable political, economic and environmental problems. In the end, he points to the direction that some of humanity is heading and that all of humanity must go. Throughout the book, described as "a browser's delight", Simonetta's thoughts are reinforced by quotes from some of the world's best thinkers. Interspersed are personal narratives from his time as a student at both Yale and Harvard Divinity schools, short pithy lines that punctuate truths sharply, striking anecdotes from the world of religion, touches of humor, and ongoing critical analysis.< Less
RELIGION: An Obstacle to Human Progress By Joseph R. Simonetta
eBook (PDF): $5.00
In Religion, An Obstacle to Human Progress, Joseph R. Simonetta, author of Seven Words That Can Change The World and other works, pens a bold indictment of the world of religion. In a commonsense and... More > uniquely refreshing approach, he lays bare the inconsistencies and incredibilities of traditional religion. Not only does he demonstrate that our major world belief systems are antiquated and dysfunctional, he ties them masterfully into seemingly unsolvable political, economic and environmental problems. In the end, he points to the direction that some of humanity is heading and that all of humanity must go. Throughout the book, described as “a browser’s delight”, Simonetta’s thoughts are reinforced by quotes from some of the world’s best thinkers. Interspersed are personal narratives from his time as a student at both Yale and Harvard Divinity schools, short pithy lines that punctuate truths sharply, striking anecdotes from the world of religion, touches of humor, and ongoing critical analysis.< Less
The Book of Observations, Life on Earth By Joseph R. Simonetta
eBook (PDF): $5.00
A compilation of nearly 2,000 concise thoughts, insights, and observations that occurred to the author who recorded them in his journals over many years.
The Skeptic's Book of Religious Quotes & Anecdotes By Joseph R. Simonetta
eBook (PDF): $5.00
This is a collection of poignant, engaging, and often humorous thoughts and anecdotes about disturbing aspects of the world of religion. This is a book for religious skeptics. They will find that far... More > from being alone, they are in elevated company. Throughout history a high ratio of major thinkers, scientists, writers, reformers, scholars, champions of democracy, and other world changers have been and continue to be religious skeptics. Many risked their lives to confront the power of the ignorance, stupidity and wrath of religion. This book, a testimony to them, is also for the unknowing, mislead, and exploited public, who have been taken advantage of for too many centuries. A review of these quotes and anecdotes will lead an objective observer to conclude – as have many who are quoted – that the phenomenon of religion, with all its elaborate rituals, costumes and falsehoods, is likely the world’s longest, most magnificent, and destructive charade.< Less
The Book of Observations, Life on Earth By Joseph R. Simonetta
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A compilation of nearly 2,000 concise thoughts, insights, and observations that occurred to the author who recorded them in his journals over many years.
RELIGION: An Obstacle to Human Progress By Joseph R. Simonetta
Paperback: List Price: $14.95 $10.47 | You Save: 30%
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In Religion, An Obstacle to Human Progress, Joseph R. Simonetta, author of Seven Words That Can Change The World and other works, pens a bold indictment of the world of religion. In a commonsense and... More > uniquely refreshing approach, he lays bare the inconsistencies and incredibilities of traditional religion. Not only does he demonstrate that our major world belief systems are antiquated and dysfunctional, he ties them masterfully into seemingly unsolvable political, economic and environmental problems. In the end, he points to the direction that some of humanity is heading and that all of humanity must go. Throughout the book, described as “a browser’s delight”, Simonetta’s thoughts are reinforced by quotes from some of the world’s best thinkers. Interspersed are personal narratives from his time as a student at both Yale and Harvard Divinity schools, short pithy lines that punctuate truths sharply, striking anecdotes from the world of religion, touches of humor, and ongoing critical analysis.< Less
The Skeptic's Book of Religious Quotes & Anecdotes By Joseph R. Simonetta
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This is a collection of poignant, engaging, and often humorous thoughts and anecdotes about disturbing aspects of the world of religion. This is a book for religious skeptics. They will find that far... More > from being alone, they are in elevated company. Throughout history a high ratio of major thinkers, scientists, writers, reformers, scholars, champions of democracy, and other world changers have been and continue to be religious skeptics. Many risked their lives to confront the power of the ignorance, stupidity and wrath of religion. This book, a testimony to them, is also for the unknowing, mislead, and exploited public, who have been taken advantage of for too many centuries. A review of these quotes and anecdotes will lead an objective observer to conclude – as have many who are quoted – that the phenomenon of religion, with all its elaborate rituals, costumes and falsehoods, is likely the world’s longest, most magnificent, and destructive charade.< Less