Yeah, but Christianity Built Universities and Hospitals! (2 of 2)

Operating room

What has Christianity done for society? We’ve recently explored the claims that Christianity was behind the modern university. Let’s move on to the similar claim about modern hospitals. [Read more...]

An Honest Way for Christians to Separate Fact From Fiction

Casting a net

Imagine throwing your Net of Truth into the water. You want to pull up truth and nothing but the truth. What rules does the Net use to winnow fact from fiction? [Read more...]

The US Constitution Founded on the Bible? Guess Again.

US Constitution

The U.S. Constitution is secular, which provides protection to both atheists and believers, but this trait is under attack by Christian revisionists. Take a look at what they think are parallels between the Constitution and the Bible. [Read more...]

If Sports Fandom Is Just a Cultural Trait, Why Isn’t Religion?

Fans in stadium

Religion and sports both have important dates throughout the calendar. They both have sacred designs and special clothes. They both have revered spaces. Superstition in sports is like supernatural belief in religion. They both create an “us” and a “them.” How far can we take this comparison? [Read more...]

10 Reasons to Not Believe Christianity Until You Believe in Aliens

UFO tow truck

The Christian accepts the claims of the gospels. Contrast this with another claim: that aliens have visited the earth. Since that claim beats the Jesus story on every point, who could believe Christianity before aliens? [Read more...]

Response To an Angry Christian (2 of 2)

Put on a happy face

Let’s wrap up our analysis of a Catholic blogger’s rant against atheism. He gives us three more arguments with which he’s not impressed. Curiously, neither am I. [Read more...]

Yeah, but Christianity Built Universities and Hospitals!

Cambridge

What has Christianity done for society? Christians will quickly respond that they were pioneers in building universities and hospitals. Let’s look behind that claim to see if it stands up. [Read more...]

Response To an Angry Christian

Stalin and Hitler

A Catholic blogger claims to have distilled atheists’ arguments down to just two. And he’s not impressed. [Read more...]

The Bible: a Pro-Slavery Free-For-All!

Slave auction

That God allows slavery in the Old Testament is one of the stickier issues Christian apologists deal with, but instead of dealing with it honestly, some want to ignore the difficult parts. Take a look at what they don’t want you to know. [Read more...]

Guest Post: Still Waiting for Jesus

Guest Post

A former Evangelical explains how understanding the apocalyptic claims of Jesus toppled his faith. [Read more...]

William Lane Craig Misrepresents Christianity and Insults Islam (2 of 2)

Rude (though probably inadvertent in the case of these children)

In part 1, we considered William Lane Craig’s childishly flawed defense of the Trinity. Now let’s see if he can support his claim that the moral character of the Christian god beats that of the Muslim god. [Read more...]

William Lane Craig Misrepresents Christianity and Insults Islam

Insulted yet?

William Lane Craig compares Christianity against Islam and argues that the Trinitarian Christian god is better, but his theological errors would earn him an F if this were a freshman paper. [Read more...]


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