John Hamill of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster talking at Maynooth University Diversity Week, introduced by Michael Nugent of Atheist Ireland, on 21 November 2016.
Does Religion breed extremism? James Alkayed argues No at the University College Dublin Law Society Debate on 15 November 2016.
Does Religion breed extremism? Michael Nugent argues Yes at the University College Dublin Law Society Debate on 15 November 2016.
John Hamill of Atheist Ireland debates David Quinn on Today FM’s The Last Word aired 28 October 2016 on the topic of cremation and Vatican new rules on banning scattering ashes.
John Hamill interviews Richard Sipe, a former Benedictine priest of 18 years. He is an American Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor trained specifically to deal with the mental health problems of Roman Catholic priests. He practiced psychotherapy, lectured in medical schools and served as a consultant and expert witness in both civil and criminal cases involving the sexual abuse of minors by Catholic priests. During his training and therapies, he conducted a 25-year ethnographic study published in 1990, about the sexual behavior of supposed celibates, in which he found more than half were involved in sexual relationships.
He spoke on The Freethought Prophet podcast about how he thinks parents should perceived SPHE material around sex-ed that has been written by the Catholic Church. www.thefreethoughtprophet.com