Tagged with Atheism

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Atheism and Insult

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Atheism and Insult

God, Words injure. Ideas have consequences. Give Egypt wisdom and strength of character to tread righteously in irreligious waters. For Charlie Hebdo insists on staying in the headlines. The head of the Azhar called for Muhammad cartoons to be ignored, while a pro-Brotherhood scholar called for demonstrations and international blasphemy laws. Many expressed anger and … Continue reading

Brief Portraits of Egyptian Atheism

Brief Portraits of Egyptian Atheism

From Egypt Independent, on a very taboo subject in which some have given their full name and testimony: Those who have come out publicly as atheists have been not only isolated by their friends and families, but also society in general. However, others who turn down their familial religion have faced many worse trials than … Continue reading