Can you be moral without God? Join us for an in-depth conversation about this topic based on the links provided.
We will meet at a Palestinian hookah bar, chill and chat. The bar is owned by the same bakers who own the renowned Jenin Pastry, so there is an interesting selection of Palestinian sweets: baklava, kunafeh, warbat, and others, in addition to drinks and dinner-style foods.
1) The point of God:
Do we need "God" to create a standard for morality? & how do we know that a religion or religion(s) are credible sources of justice?
2) Morality for a Freethinker:
Where do our current morals come from? (laws, culture, religion, other?)
I encourage you to look at the resources below. The discussion will be based on them:
A general overview of the Christian argument:
An argument for morality without religion in animals:
An argument for the necessity of God for human morality:
A freethinker point of view on the 10 commandments and morality:
An Islamic view on raising moral children:
Atheist camp organizers on how they guide children: