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Attempting to give Islam a fair hearing

As an agnostic who became a Christian in his early 20’s, then 10 years later left the faith for 8 years to explore other faith systems, I have a real appreciation for the wisdom and truth found in other faith systems – at least, Buddhism,...

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40 Questions to Ask a Christian REVISITED

Former Christian and now atheist Cara has a blog at Think Atheist, and posted this list of questions (questions originally posted by Thomas Swan) and how she would have answered them as a Christian. I’m not sure if these answers now seem inadequate to her,...

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A summary of my contentions regarding Islam

I’ve written much on Islam over the past years, and thought to summarize it. The Real History of the Crusades For starters, the Crusades to the East were in every way defensive wars. They were a direct response to Muslim aggression – an attempt to...

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Reasonable Faith Conference Day 2 / Session 4

Frank Beckwith – no god, no good A. Natural rights 1. Our rights wrt other citizens 2. Natural law tells us what things have value outside of relationships to others >> atheist got no songs by steve Martin >> a case for the crusades by...

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Atheist Atrocities

Atheists and secularists love to trot out the canard that religion has harmed more people than it has helped, and has been at the root of many or most world concflicts.  However, in Atheism, not religion, is the real force behind the mass murders of...

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Islam is Antichrist – So Say the Reformers

I am excited to have just discovered Dr. Peter Hammond, "the Founder and Director of Frontline Fellowship and the Founder and Chairman of Africa Christian Action. Over the last 21 years, Peter has been dedicated to assisting persecuted Christians and to working for Reformation and...

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