Esther, Mythology and Rationalism

The book of Esther contains no reference to Yahweh but deals extensively with other heathen “idols”. Why this is so is something that can be rationally explained.

Unbelieving Clergy

Research has uncovered a large number of clergy who no longer believe what they preach. Attempts are made to find them secular employment.

Scientology and Communism

The similarities between Scientology and Communism can explained by examining the personality of the founder of Scientology, L. Ron Hubbard.

The Bible and the Flat Earth

Although it is denied by some that the Bible advocates a flat earth, an analysis demonstrates that it is indeed so

Anno Domini

The Anno Domini calendar took a long time to become widely accepted, but has now been amended without much ado.

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The oath

Instead of ensuring that justice prevails, the oath has, on the contrary, frequently had the opposite effect.

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Unbelief in South Africa

The struggle for the rights of unbelievers in South Africa is not yet over. Although their fortunes improved greatly with the adoption of the Constitution after 1994, the latest attempt by the Government to restrict free speech portends nothing good.

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Call for Volunteers

The South African Secular Society has gone from being just a few non-believers planning an organisation to a thriving, but small operation that engages with media, the public and non-religious people and groups around South Africa. At the moment our...

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OGOD vs Schools Court Dates 15-17 May 2017

The OGOD vs Schools court case is due to be heard at the Johannesburg (South Gauteng) High Court next week 15 – 17 May 2017. We encourage all secularists and supporters in the area to join us at 9am (for 10h00) at the court in Pritchard Street, Johannesburg. Hans plans to have OGOD T-shirts available on Monday morning.

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