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Anti-theist stamp by terra-wah Anti-theist stamp by terra-wah
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"Antitheism (sometimes anti-theism) is active opposition to theism. The etymological roots of the word are the Greek 'anti-' and 'theismos'. The term has had a range of applications; in secular contexts, it typically refers to direct opposition to organized religion or to the belief in any deity, while in a theistic context, it sometimes refers to opposition to a specific god or gods."
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Couldn't find one so I thought I'd make one.

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PervertBunnies Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2015  Student General Artist
I won't bother trying to look at comment section. I will just say:


Used.
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Rose-Erin Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I like simple tags like this- very nice.
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Detective-Snow Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2015
mm comment section so fun
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Kfcnyancat Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2014
Anti-thiesm, because not believing in God gives you the right to act a douche!

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terra-wah Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Haha, unfortunately for me, I've grown to agree with you since making this stamp xD But I'd feel bad taking it down seeing as so many people are using it :/
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Kfcnyancat Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014
Don't take it down.

I've seen someone who made a pro-life stamp and then had a change of heart and replaced it with a pro-choice stamp, and a lot of people were mad.
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah, that sounds a bit odd.. if anything it'd just be better to make a new stamp. But I dont really have anything against someone taking it down either, I mean, it's their gallery.
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eecoli Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2014
i'm definitely an anti-theist, but i do have a soft spot for religious art. ._. it's... attractive
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BlackWolf182 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2013  Student General Artist
I'm an anti-theist but I accept peoples religions. :la:
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DreamsphereINC Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2014  Student General Artist
Then you're not an anti-theist.
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BlackWolf182 Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014  Student General Artist
No - just means I'm not an asshole. 
I don't agree with religion. 
I think it is pointless, cowardly and just an excuse to hate.
However, I'm not going to beat down someone for their beliefs, unless they beat me down for mine. 
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DreamsphereINC Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014  Student General Artist
Excuse to hate?....You do realise not every religion hates, right?

For example, I'm Pagan (thank you ever so much for calling me a coward,) and I just do my own thing. We don't have "sins," and most believe everyone just goes their own way. It's not pointless because it makes me, and a lot of others happy.
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BlackWolf182 Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014  Student General Artist
Most acts of violence towards other people and animals are done in the name of a 'god'. 
Thus showing that most people just use their religion as an excuse to hate. 
Infact, I read, not so long ago, about a man whom stated, publicly, that he'd rape and kill his own children if 'God asked him to'. 
But paganism is 1 in roughly 5000 different religions.
Please don't talk as if I'm directly referring to you and your religion.
However, whether pagans are hateful or not, in my opinion, religion is still pointless. 
Personally I just don't see the need for religion and I imagine the world would be a much better place without it.
Religion fights religion. And the point is?
Absolutely nothing. 
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Elotrin Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm Christian and I respect other relions because it's been in their blood so why hate them? And that guy you were talking about probably was mental  
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BlackWolf182 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014  Student General Artist
Because it's been in their blood? What? :L
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Elotrin Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Its part of their culture
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DreamsphereINC Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014  Student General Artist
No, I act as though you compare every religion that decent people only hold simply because their religion inspires them to do good things for others, or it just simply makes them happy none the less, to the mainstream religions that hate can and DOES stem from. I agree, if the mainstream of religions such as Christianity  did not exist, human kind in general would be more technologically advanced, and possibly better as a species. I can't argue with that, as there is solid evidence supporting that.

I can argue that religion does have it's purposes. 

-A lot of religious practices bring people together (such as Mardi Gras, today, where people get together and indulge).

For example, Pagan Pryde events bring like minded people together to celebrate, just for the sake of celebration! Maybe, just maybe, people enjoy spending time with friends and family, perhaps new people as well, who share the same beliefs. In this case, no one really shares the exact same beliefs, but none the less hiring a Celtic band to play as local entrepreneurs sell their spiritual goods sounds like a fun time to me. I get to be social, others make some money.

AND NO ONE GETS HURT.

-A lot of religious practices benefit the environment/society.  

Yes, believe it or not there are churches out there who actually do volunteer work, plant trees, and donate money to charitable causes. Who cares if it's in the name of their God? If you're life was saved because someone donated the kidney you needed to live in the name of their God, would you care, or be thankful someone actually took the time to think about you? 


You're basing your point that religion is useless based on the exposed, radical extremist that take their beliefs way to far, and the stereotype that if one person from a religion is like that, then so is everyone.

Religion vs religion wars = Extremism nonsense

The man who said he would "rape and kill his own children if god asked him to" = delusional bullshit.

Fuck, if I wasn't happy with my beliefs, and if my beliefs didn't make me happy,
and inspire me to be a better person, I wouldn't be practicing them. Do you need a religion to be inspired to be a good person? Not at all in any way, shape, or form. ARE people inspired to be better people, and benefit society through their beliefs? Absolutely.

Are there nonsensical, delusional, fuckers out there who use their beliefs to do equally nonsensical, delusional acts? OOOHHH you betcha. How could you not know, when the only things the media posts about anything spiritual are Christian/Muslim extremist burning a fucking building, killing someone, or protesting god knows what because they don't share the same beliefs? You rarely see "Local Church helps replant a forest." Why? Because it's boring. 


I apologize for the Great Wall of china recreated into digital text up there, but c'mon.
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BlackWolf182 Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2014  Student General Artist
Hmmm, I replied ages ago but it didn't seem to have sent... o.o
In which case, I can't be assed with this debate, nor can I remember all that I wrote :L
So if you'll excuse me, I'll end this discussion here if that's ok XD
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Elotrin Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow I saw this after I commented on their little conversation
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Maggie-X-Awesomeness Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm definitely an atheist who's also an anti-theist :D nice stamp!
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Celia94 Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I don't like religions because they tend to oppress some of people's life aspects, wether it is about what you can eat, how you can/can't do about sex, people's sexuality, people not beign your same religion... or even about what music you hear (if you can hear music of course). I don't mind about people having the idea of a god but people that follows a religion that forbids such stupid things and gets into other people lifes... well fuck it
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darknessthehedgehog3 Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
any idea what it's called when you don't want any part of religion cause of some crazy nut jobs hmm say WBC and you don't treat the bible like some rule book but you still believe in a higher power
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TeapotTritium Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Most likely Agnostic Theist.
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darknessthehedgehog3 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
though what do you call someone that believes in a higher power but refuses religion and or is disgusted by most things about it
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kabal1337 Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2012
Fuck religion!
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MysticStar-NiChan Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Sometimes the word aetheist hurts me.. believing that they
don't believe in anything.. :/
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Well, I think you should check out this post by one of my favourite bloggers, who is much smarter and far more eloquent than I: Is Atheism A Belief? - Greta Christina

She pretty much says everything that I would want to :)
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MysticStar-NiChan Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Damn.. that really touched my heart..
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Teh-Lucario Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
So, no respect for anyone who believes in a higher power?
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Well, that's a bit of a lie actually. I don't find that to respect someone you have to respect everything about them. I can respect someone for one thing but not something else. Ultimately though, no respect for theistic ideas.
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Teh-Lucario Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I don't know what to say about that. I respect everyone's beliefs, regardless of whether or not I share them.
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I don't respect things that I find to be harmful. Faith hurts a lot of people, and I can't respect that.
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Teh-Lucario Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
You know what, just ignore what I said, I have a feeling this is going to turn out horribly if we keep arguing, and I have a record to prove it. I respect your beliefs if you would respect mine (agnostic theist), so whatever.
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This was arguing? :D
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Teh-Lucario Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
No, I just get the feeling it would degrade into such. Happens to me all the time.
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah stuff tends to do that. I try to keep tactful, but when the topic is on something that many people hold very close to their person tact is nearly impossible.
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Teh-Lucario Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Faith taken to an extreme harms people. Otherwise, it also helps people.
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Nope.
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Kaylied-Estal Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I totaly agree with this stamp
Im Anti-theist and proud
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BloodRedFullMoon Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Interesting. guess I'm not exactly an atheist after all. but still, it stems form the same overall mindset, eh? ^^
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FunnelVortex Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
People that can be anti-theists;

Atheists

Deists

People that can belive in a god/gods;

Deists

Theists

People that are deluded;

Theists

People that are logical;

Deists

Atheists

People that can be anti-atheist;

Theists

Deists

People that most likley want a better world;

Atheists

Deists

People that are ignorant;

Theists

People that are confused or in a phase;

Agnostics

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Atheist + Deist = <3

Atheists and Deists go together, Theists have no place in our society, Agnostics should just pick a path and follow it.
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FunnelVortex Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
EDIT: I take some of what I said back. I still have no respect for theistic beliefs though.
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CheshireAndAlice Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2012
So I can be an atheist anti-theist... ?
I am fully convinced that the existence of anything to do with deities is false,
but I also hate religion for its destruction and bad influence on the world...

Is.. that correct?
I'm so confused with these terms... >.<" XD
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terra-wah Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Yes of course! :) The two aren't mutually exclusive.
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CheshireAndAlice Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2012
Thanks for clearing that up then! ^^
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Sizab Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
LOL My bro is anti-theistic Deist. He believes in a god but hates organized religion for it's corruption. xD

But yeah, we both dislike organized religion. I've hated organized religion before I became atheist, it's just too easy for a "spiritual authority" to twist the minds of followers without opposition. :/
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RedFieldsOfNone Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2011  Student General Artist
It's nice to see a stamp for anti-theists. It is a pet-peeve of mine when atheists are confused with anti-theists. I like the simplicity and legibility of the stamp.
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katzenn Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2011
There was many people who have died before Jesus Christ and God.

Do you think they are gods/goddesses now, honey?
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