Anonymous asked in Society & CultureReligion & Spirituality · 7 years ago

Atheists, why do you hate god?

Why?! It seems like you do.

23 Answers

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
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    Why do i hate God?

    1. God drowns the whole earth.

    In Genesis 7:21-23, God drowns the entire population of the earth: men, women, children, fetuses, and perhaps unicorns. Only a single family survives. In Matthew 24:37-42, gentle Jesus approves of this genocide and plans to repeat it when he returns.

    2. God kills half a million people.

    In 2 Chronicles 13:15-18, God helps the men of Judah kill 500,000 of their fellow Israelites.

    3. God slaughters all Egyptian firstborn.

    In Exodus 12:29, God the baby-killer slaughters all Egyptian firstborn children and cattle because their king was stubborn.

    4. God kills 14,000 people for complaining that God keeps killing them.

    In Numbers 16:41-49, the Israelites complain that God is killing too many of them. So, God sends a plague that kills 14,000 more of them.

    5. Genocide after genocide after genocide.

    In Joshua 6:20-21, God helps the Israelites destroy Jericho, killing “men and women, young and old, cattle, sheep and donkeys.” In Deuteronomy 2:32-35, God has the Israelites kill everyone in Heshbon, including children. In Deuteronomy 3:3-7, God has the Israelites do the same to the people of Bashan. In Numbers 31:7-18, the Israelites kill all the Midianites except for the virgins, whom they take as spoils of war. In 1 Samuel 15:1-9, God tells the Israelites to kill all the Amalekites – men, women, children, infants, and their cattle – for something the Amalekites’ ancestors had done 400 years earlier.

    6. God kills 50,000 people for curiosity.

    In 1 Samuel 6:19, God kills 50,000 men for peeking into the ark of the covenant. (Newer cosmetic translations count only 70 deaths, but their text notes admit that the best and earliest manuscripts put the number at 50,070.)

    7. 3,000 Israelites killed for inventing a god.

    In Exodus 32, Moses has climbed Mount Sinai to get the Ten Commandments. The Israelites are bored, so they invent a golden calf god. Moses comes back and God commands him: “Each man strap a sword to his side. Go back and forth through the camp from one end to the other, each killing his brother and friend and neighbor.” About 3,000 people died.

    8. The Amorites destroyed by sword and by God’s rocks.

    In Joshua 10:10-11, God helps the Israelites slaughter the Amorites by sword, then finishes them off with rocks from the sky.

    9. God burns two cities to death.

    In Genesis 19:24, God kills everyone in Sodom and Gomorrah with fire from the sky. Then God kills Lot’s wife for looking back at her burning home.

    10. God has 42 children mauled by bears.

    In 2 Kings 2:23-24, some kids tease the prophet Elisha, and God sends bears to dismember them. (Newer cosmetic translations say the bears “maul” the children, but the original Hebrew, baqa, means “to tear apart.”)

    11. A tribe slaughtered and their virgins raped for not showing up at roll call.

    In Judges 21:1-23, a tribe of Israelites misses roll call, so the other Israelites kill them all except for the virgins, which they take for themselves. Still not happy, they hide in vineyards and pounce on dancing women from Shiloh to take them for themselves.

    12. 3,000 crushed to death.

    In Judges 16:27-30, God gives Samson strength to bring down a building to crush 3,000 members of a rival tribe.

    13. A concubine raped and dismembered.

    In Judges 19:22-29, a mob demands to rape a godly master’s guest. The master offers his daughter and a concubine to them instead. They take the concubine and gang-rape her all night. The master finds her on his doorstep in the morning, cuts her into 12 pieces, and ships the pieces around the country.

    14. Child sacrifice.

    In Judges 11:30-39, Jephthah burns his daughter alive as a sacrificial offering for God’s favor in killing the Ammonites.

    15. God helps Samson kill 30 men because he lost a bet.

    In Judges 14:11-19, Samson loses a bet for 30 sets of clothes. The spirit of God comes upon him and he kills 30 men to steal their clothes and pay off the debt.

    16. God demands you kill your wife and children for worshiping other gods.

    In Deuteronomy 13:6-10, God commands that you must kill your wife, children, brother, and friend if they worship other gods.

    17. God incinerates 51 men to make a point.

    In 2 Kings 1:9-10, Elijah gets God to burn 51 men with fire from heaven to prove he is God.

    18. God kills a man for not impregnating his brother’s widow.

    In Genesis 38:9-10, God kills a man for refusing to impregnate his brother’s widow.

    19. God threatens forced cannibalism.

    In Leviticus 26:27-29 and Jeremiah 19:9, God threatens to punish the Israelites by making them eat their own children.

    20. The coming slaughter.

    According to Revelation 9:7-19, God’s got more evil coming. God will make horse-like locusts with human heads and scorpion tails, who torture people for 5 months. Then some angels will kill a third of the earth’s population. If he came today, that would be 2 billion people.

    Now, Christians have spent thousands of years coming up with excuses for a loving god that would allow or create such evil. In fact, they’ve come up with 12 basic responses, which are the subject of The Tale of the Twelve Officers.

  • 7 years ago

    Do Christians hate Harry Potter? How about the Easter Bunny? What about the various Hobbits? What about mean old Voldemort?

    No? Why is that, do you think?

    Might it be that the vast majority of people don't waste their time hating fictional characters? Well, then...there you go. Atheists don't hate god. They don't believe that there's any such thing, and thus god is simply another fictional character.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Christians, WHY do you continually LIE about atheists hating seems Like every single christian that posts here is INCAPABLE of posting a True statement about atheists or atheism

  • 7 years ago

    What's to hate? Can't hate something that doesn't exist. However, the belief of the addicted masses is another question. That does exist. We hate what religions have done to the world and all the people that it couldn't suck in.

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  • 7 years ago

    They don't hate God. They simply just don't believe in him. They hate it when Christians try to shove the idea of God down their throats though.

  • rowlfe
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    I lack a belief in a deity, therefore it does not follow that I would hate something that I do not believe in. I would have to be pretty frelling stupid to hate a deity that I have no belief in. THAT makes NO logical sense. Apparently it makes logical sense to YOU, however, since you apparently think I CAN hate something I do not believe in. I fail to see how you connected those dots.

  • 6 years ago

    I don't hate god. Its just his fan club i can't stand

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Good grief! This question again?? I'll say it slllooowwwlllyyyy fffoporrr yyyyooouuuu.... Atheists...dont... Hate...god. Nor... Do...they... Hate...the...tooth...fairy... You can not hate what is not there.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    I don't believe in a god(s). I maybe hate religious belief though.

  • 7 years ago

    Because you are to close minded to be able to consider the viewpoint of someone who does not believe in your version of a deity.

    I hate God as much as you hate Quetzalcoatl.

  • 7 years ago

    …. Im a christian, and im pretty sure athiests just dont believe in god, not hate him.

    Athiesm is not believing in any religion. How can someone hate what they dont believe in?

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