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According to the infamous atheist, Richard Dawkins, growing up Catholic is a form of child abuse worse than sexual abuse. Go ahead and reread that, and let it sit for awhile. Continue Reading

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  1. Michael Ord
    1 year ago

    Why should Dr Dawkins be infamous just because he holds views different to the Catholic Church? Always interesting to see that the Church loves to criticize and berate people other people but refuses to accept any negative criticism levelled agaisnt itself. This is colossal arrogance. It needs to look to itself and see what it's message is. Just a thought.

  2. melony
    2 years ago

    I'm not a Catholic, but I do enjoy reading in this site. It's encouraging to read the posts of so many devoted people who are willing to stand against the tide of evil that's attacking religion these days. Coming from the UK, it's doubly appreciated. Just wanted to say thank you.

  3. Angele
    2 years ago

    We give undue importance to M. Dawkins and feed his narcissism
    When we make an uproar ... this is his goal
    Our comments only fuel his abuses
    So please ignore him
    Eventually he will drown in his own negativity

  4. Mathew
    2 years ago

    An aetheist on Aljaseera criticizing Catholic Church or any other churches!! He need an audience and most probably he is going to publish a book in the near future. Being an aetheist doesnot give him the right to propagate false acccusations against the church belief.It would have been better if he commented after stuydying about Christianity and Catholic Church.I see a day when he repent and come back to faith and baptized in a catholic church. He need lots of prayers keep him in your prayers.

  5. Geraldine
    2 years ago

    May God have mercy on your soul Richard Dawkins.

  6. Sam
    2 years ago

    Dr. Dawkins seem to be very much lacking in both basic reasoning and Catholic theology.
    Maybe he should also warn parents not to teach their kids about fire since it can burn and kill people (thus cause trauma to kids), or stranger danger as they can harm you, etc.
    As for someone saying a protestant girl went to hell because she was a protestant, the Catholic Church has never proclaimed any particular human is in hell and never will (she has declared many saints, and does say going to hell is a choice made by man, and many have made that choice, but does not assume to know who is in hell) as she is like her Master, is in the bushiness of salvation.

  7. Lorenzo Gomez
    2 years ago

    It seems that Mr. Dawkins sputes comments for people with an IQ bellow 80 and on the borderline of being an imbecile; perhaps one should look at him really close and judge him to be so himself. Christ never said you must be Catholic in order to go achieve salvation . . . how could He? . . . Catholicism was shaped centuries later. What He DID say was " No one goes to the Father except through me" ; so one would assume that any Christian who follows his commandments and repents before death does have a good opportunity to achieve salvation. As far as Mr. Dawkins cockeyed story about a young girl being abused by a priest it may or may not have happened and if it did pity the man that did it when he dies.

  8. Gabriella
    2 years ago

    On the other hand, when people like Dawkins speak up, it forces those who take their religion seriously to look closely at their belief, thus strengthening their Faith.
    Dawkins, and people like him, cannot abuse anyone's Faith is we do not let him by not taking him seriously but praying for his conversion.

  9. judy claar
    2 years ago

    Tom, Interesting post. How come it was printed?

    Perhaps they are telling you indirectly, that you may need a few re-writes? Prayerful Blessings...

  10. james
    2 years ago

    Dawkins hates all christianity. He hates protestantism as much as catholic christians. The reality is on the hell issue is all who believe in Jesus that he died for them and rose again are saved. It is an internal act of faith and nothing else. This is the Biblical truth Jesus died once and for all and all who believe in Him are saved.

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