How Compelling is Christianity’s Cumulative Case?

House of cards

Christian apologists sometimes imagine that their various arguments fit together like puzzle pieces. Usually, they’re more like a house of cards. [Read more...]

How Christian Apologists Teleport Across Lessing’s “Ugly, Broad Ditch”

This bridge won’t carry you across

A little thing like lack of evidence won’t stop Christian apologists from handwaving about why they’re justified in believing religious claims. Here’s how they get across Lessing’s Ditch. [Read more...]

The Argument from Mathematics Doesn’t Add Up to God (2 of 2)

Barbie says, “Math is hard!”

Let’s conclude our exploration of this new argument for Christianity. The Argument from Mathematics argues that math’s ability to explain reality is so extraordinary that it demands a divine explanation. [Read more...]

The Argument from Mathematics Doesn’t Add Up to God

Lots of math

Here’s a new argument for Christianity: math’s ability to explain reality is so extraordinary that it demands a divine explanation. [Read more...]

8 Reasons to Reject C. S. Lewis’s Argument from Desire

Hoping

The Argument from Desire is easy to understand and has an intuitive feel. Let’s look at it skeptically to see if it holds up. [Read more...]

The Ontological Argument: Something From Nothing

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Can Christian apologists really wish God into existence? [Read more...]

The Ridiculous Argument from Accurate Names

Roman ruins at night

The Bible uses names of people and places that archaeology has verified. Some Christians argue that this supports the Bible’s supernatural claims. Let’s see if this popular argument takes Christians where they want to go. [Read more...]

Tracking Animals, Tracking God

White Tailed Deer

Tracking animals is hard, but with much practice, a tracker can reliably find wild animals. How does that compare with tracking down God? [Read more...]

Where Are the Good Christian Arguments? + The Problem of Evil

Nothing here

Let’s use a Christian response to the Problem of Evil to illustrate a common frustration: finding interesting and challenging Christian apologetic arguments. [Read more...]

More Sloppy Thinking from William Lane Craig

WLC William Lane Craig apologetics

William Lane Craig is the insane gift that keeps on giving, a cornucopia of crazy. Let’s look further at the nutty thinking at his book Reasonable Faith. [Read more...]


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