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Politely put, creationism and its apologetic arguments are profoundly, pitifully, laughably anti-intellectual. Yes, that’s the polite description.


By Adi Chowdhury Considering that I generally refrain from profanity whilst blogging, I encountered quite a challenge when I realized that I couldn’t use the word “bullshit” to describe the cultural phenomenon of creationism and its vibrant array of anti-evolution arguments (I shudder as I type the term “argument”, since it casts the ill-conceived illusion…
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Why strong arguments from atheists tend to increase a Christian’s faith


“I don’t mind talking about God with atheists. In fact, the stronger their arguments are, the more God strengthens my faith.”
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Forget the Advice on Cracked; These Atheist Arguments Can Genuinely Help People


Writing for Cracked, atheist Luke McKinney offers a list of arguments that we should stop making because they’re ineffective at winning people over to our side. Or, to put it in his words, they’re “not helping anyone.”

That’s a fair premise. If there are things we say that are off-putting, let’s educate ourselves and stop perpetuating those ideas.

But the list he presents is far off the mark.
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Understanding (and Refuting) the Arguments for God | Big Think


Skeptic Michael Shermer presents ten major arguments for the existence of God — and counters each one.
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Understanding (and Refuting) the Arguments for God | Big Think


Skeptic Michael Shermer presents ten major arguments for the existence of God — and counters each one.
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