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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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Is Evidence Still Important?

One of the things I  have noticed about Christine Blasey Ford allegations against Judge Kavanaugh is the response from the atheist activist community.  As far as i can tell, there is a unanimous consensus of belief.  That is, the atheist … Continue reading

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Social Justice Atheists Don’t Care About Evidence

I don’t think social justice atheists understand the importance of evidence, reason, and critical thinking.  Instead, they seem to prize things like emotion and confirmation bias. Case in point – social justice extremist PZ Myers.  He wrote the following on … Continue reading

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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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The Collapsing Escape Hatch

Modern day atheism is built on a simple claim – There is no evidence that God exists.  But how does the atheist know this?  It’s one thing to claim, “I don’t see any evidence for God” or “What you consider … Continue reading

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Trying to Defend the Demand for Evidence

Eric Hyde lists 10 common atheist arguments and explains why they fail. He nails it with #1 on his list: “1. There is no evidence for God’s existence.” Hyde comments: There are a couple of problems with this line. Starting with the … Continue reading

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Types of Evidence and Atheism

In the previous posting, we saw the Christina Rad was dealing with a truth claim and its relation to the evidence.  What she learned from her experience is that there are at least two forms of evidence: Demonstrable, empirical evidence … Continue reading

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Christina Rad, Lawrence Krauss, and Evidence

Here’s a video from Christina Rad where she talks about the time Lawrence Krauss stood behind her and groped her thigh at some atheist conference.  Rad herself is an atheist and has been somewhat popular among the internet atheists with … Continue reading

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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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Wishful Denial

We are often told that Christians believe in God simply because they want to believe in God.  Such belief is supposed to be comforting and reassuring.  Wishful thinking.  The atheist, in contrast, is said to be strong-minded, with the ability … Continue reading

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