I just read David Frum’s recent piece in the Atlantic, “Betraying The Faith of Christopher Hitchens.” The article provides a scathing review of the Christian apologist Larry Taunton’s new book Continue reading Christopher Hitchens DID NOT Convert on His Deathbed!
Ludwig Feuerbach considered God to be a human invention and religious activities to be wish-fulfillment. Continue reading Atheism as Intellectual Snobbery?
What follows are a few excerpts from a lectured entitled: “Attack of the Atheists” by Reverend James Kubal-Komoto, Saltwater Unitarian Universalist Church, Des Moines, Washington, April 1, 2007. It provides some interesting information about religion. Continue reading Summary of “American Piety in the 21st Century”
I recently came across a poorly argued piece in The Huffington Post’s religion section entitled, “The Three Mistakes Atheists Make.” Yes, it is easy for a professional philosopher to find fault with a philosophical piece written by a non-professional, but this article was so poorly reasoned and so rife with fallacies of informal logic Continue reading Absurd Arguments Against Atheism
I would like to summarize and comment on the May 15, 2014 New York Times interview of philosopher Philip Kitcher by the philosopher Gary Gutting on the topic of “The Case for Soft Atheism.” It is closely connected with the issues in my previous post, “Modern Cosmology Versus Creation by God.” Continue reading The Case for Soft Core Atheism