Tagged: Atheism

The Blasphemy Challenge Observed

Remember the The Blasphemy Challenge, sponsored by The Rational Response Squad, who were giving away 1001 copies of the movie The God Who Wasn’t There to people who will create a video of themselves denying the existence of God, and especially, the Holy Spirit?   They...

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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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The New Atheism

One of my top three favorite magazines, Wired, has a really good piece on The New Atheism this month.  It covers the mouthpieces at the head of this movement (Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Daniel Dennett), as well as articles on other notable atheists including Steve...

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Three types of assertions

Was doing some reading today, and came across the word “assertoric,” which forced me to the dictionary. As it turns out, it is a word typically used in philosophy, and I found the definition below. What is notable about it is not just the interesting...

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