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...]

Biblical Polytheism

The Assembly of the Gods, 1575

Have you come across enigmatic verses where God seems to be one of many? The Old Testament is full of them. Let’s take a look and see the transition from polytheism to monotheism. [Read more...]

Games Creationists Play: 7 Tricks to Watch Out For

Smoke (and mirrors)

Suppose you’re a conservative politician and you want to pick and choose your science based on how it pleases you. How do you justify that? Here are some tricks to use if you want to support that agenda (or to watch out for if you actually care about the science). [Read more...]

2015 Predictions: How Did the Christian Psychics Do?

National Enquirer annual predictions

Every year, tabloid magazines give psychics’ predictions for that year. And every year, those predictions succeed no better than chance. Evangelical Christian pundits are eager for the end times, but their predictions are just as bad. [Read more...]

Hey, GOP Candidates! Want to Reject Science Without Looking Like a Troglodyte?

Neanderthal reconstruction

That pesky scientific consensus gets in the way so often that conservatives often prefer to pick their own consensus. Here’s another attempt at justifying this. [Read more...]

Atheists: What Would It Take to Change YOUR Mind?

Inverness Castle

Listen up, atheists! What’s good for the goose is good for the gander. We’ve asked Christians what it would take them to change their minds. Now: what would it take for you to change YOURS? [Read more...]

Dating the Gospels: Harder than You Might Think (2 of 2)

Manuscript

We’ve looked at conservative Christians’ early dating of the gospels. Now let’s consider scholars’ consensus opinion. [Read more...]

Dating the Gospels: Harder than You Might Think

“Saint Paul Writing His Epistles” (painting, c. 1620)

Different groups of Bible fans use different dates for the writing of the gospels. Consider conservative Christians’ early dating of the gospels to see if the reasoning holds up. [Read more...]

Christians: Can ANYTHING Change Your Mind?

Slippery

How impervious is Christianity to contrary evidence? Does it blunder on in spite of clear evidence that its claims are false? Or are Christians eager to follow the evidence where it leads? [Read more...]

Religions Continue to Diverge—What Does that Tell Us?

Weeds

Christianity has tens of thousands of denominations and unaffiliated congregations and counting. The grounds are fertile outside of Christianity as well, and new religions are continually springing up. What does this diversity say about the truth of religion? [Read more...]

’Tis the Season!

Helping with the Christmas tree

It’s Christmas time! Here are a few Christmas-themed posts from the vault. [Read more...]

Christian Apologists Find No Meaning in Life

George Bailey and family from “It’s a Wonderful Life”

A Christmas movie shows that Christian apologists’ gnashing of teeth is empty blather. [Read more...]


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