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Goldilocks and Evidence for Christian Theism

Let me provide what I consider to be a significant piece of evidence for the truth of Christian theism. It all begins with the Goldilocks Principle.  Wikipedia describes it as follows: The Goldilocks principle is named by analogy to the … Continue reading

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Atheists Can’t Make Up their Minds

According to atheist Jay Wexler, Atheists all believe there is no god that governs the universe, but other than that, nothing necessarily unites us. But even that belief does not unite the atheists.  From some, we are told that atheists … Continue reading

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God of the Gaps Atheism

The militant atheist movement is built on the belief that there is no evidence for God. Of course, such atheists are entitled to their opinions on this matter, but because of their militancy, and the way it serves their agenda, … Continue reading

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Hey Max Boot, Here’s Why I Would Be Unlikely to Vote for an Unapologetic Atheist

Atheist Max Boot wrote an article for the Washington Post complaining that people won’t vote for an atheist for President. Boot offers up the typical, self-serving argument about how atheists are victims: Atheists are looked down upon because of the … Continue reading

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Atheist vs. Atheist, Round 2

Over at the “Friendly Atheist” blog, Mehta has posted a new entry entitled, “Dr. Richard Carrier Has (Again) Sued Several Atheists on Charges of Defamation.” Nothing new with regards to accusations and evidence.  Just Carrier using a different legal strategy … Continue reading

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Atheists have a Religion and Church

It’s official.  Atheists have now secured their own religion and church: The IRS Officially Recognizes the Satanic Temple as a Church Of course, this does not mean all atheists are Satanists.  Yet as we proceed further into the post-Christian era, … Continue reading

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Defeating Sam Harris’s Argument about Science and Religion

I thought I would take some time to look at some of the “classic” New Atheist essays where they assert the incompatibility of science and religion. Today, I will look at Sam Harris’s essay, “Science Must Destroy Religion.” Harris quickly … Continue reading

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Predatory Professors

From here:  “God is bulls**t.” I vividly remember one of my first college professors telling me that in the summer program before my freshman year began. His argument was rational, detailed, and persuasive. He had decades more education and experience … Continue reading

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When Atheists Push Religion on Others

On March 29, the “Friendly Atheist” posted a blog entry entitled, Quebec is on the Verge of Banning All Religious Symbols for Public Officials. Mehta wrote: Since his election in October, Quebec’s premier François Legault has vowed to stop government … Continue reading

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Atheist Day

I think today is supposed to be “Atheist Day.” Internet atheists are celebrating Atheist Day on twitter with the hashtag AtheistBecause.  For example: I am an #atheistbecause it just makes sense. I started questioning religion when I was 12. — … Continue reading

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