Who Would Die for a Lie? (Another Weak Christian Argument)

Bartholomew

Apologists like to point to the deaths of the apostles and ask, “Who would die for a lie?” What doesn’t get enough attention is the more fundamental question: “Why think that any of the apostles were martyred in the first place?” The evidence supporting the claim is quite flimsy. [Read more...]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 4)

“The Last Judgment” by Stefan Lochner (1435)

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Here we’ll critique arguments 9, 10, and 11. [Read more...]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 3)

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Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique arguments 7 and 8. [Read more...]

God’s Diminishing Power

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Consider how God’s power has increased according to his followers. But a look at his actions over time tell a different story. [Read more...]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 2)

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Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique these arguments. [Read more...]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted

Colored waiting room, bus stop in Durham, NC (1940)

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique these arguments. [Read more...]

10 Commandments (for Atheists)

Monk

There’s a new list of ten commandments. These are aimed at anyone, not just Christians. Let’s take a look and run down some Christian retorts. [Read more...]

8 Lessons on the Parallels Between Christianity and New Age

Fortune telling

A New Age professional’s realization that science and reason are the best paths to understanding reality highlights similar insights within Christianity. [Read more...]

Lessons from New Age Thinking

Tarot readings

A New Age professional tells the story of her gradual embrace of science and provides insights into the appeal of thinking that is so foreign to most of us. [Read more...]

Disambiguation: Legend, Myth, and More

John Henry and Paul Bunyan fight the Axis

How are legend and myth different? Doctrine and dogma? Religion and superstition? Let’s clarify some of these fundamental terms. [Read more...]


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