Friday, October 14, 2016
Society without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us About Contentment - Phil Zuckerman
Before he began his recent travels, it seemed to Phil Zuckerman as if humans all over the globe were "getting religion"—praising deities, performing holy rites, and soberly defending the world from sin. But most residents of Denmark and Sweden, he found, don't worship any god at all, don’t pray, and don’t give much credence to religious dogma of any kind.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
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—John W. Loftus, author of How to Defend the Christian Faith
With every argument for theism long since discredited, the result is that atheism has become little more than the noises reasonable people make in the presence of unjustified religious beliefs. Thus, engaging in interminable debate with religious believers about the existence of God has become exactly the wrong way for nonbelievers to try to deal with misguided—and often dangerous—belief in a higher power.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Christianity in the Light of Science: Critically Examining the World's Largest Religion - John W. Loftus
Victor Stenger, examines Christianity using established scientific criteria. Where science specifically touches upon the claims of Christianity the authors seek to show those claims lack the required evidence. The result is that Christianity is not a sufficiently evidenced religion.