Daily Archives: September 18, 2015

Swearing About The Bible

by | September 18, 2015

Today I had to swear an oath. The notary brought out the bible & instructed me to put my hand on it. “Can I swear a civic oath?” I asked. “Oh sure,” she said as she put the bible away hurriedly. This got me thinking about swearing oaths on bibles, especially in the context of… Read more »

“Among Nonbelievers”: The Video

by | September 18, 2015

The video “Among Nonbelievers” is available through the Dutch Humanist Association (Humanistisch Verbond): the organization that unites humanists, including free thinkers, atheists, agnostics and secularists. The Dutch Humanist Association dedicates itself to spreading humanist ideas and inspiring people to actively develop their humanist view of life and to promote a humane society. As Humanistisch Verbond points… Read more »