12 Reasons Why Jesus Is a Legend (2 of 3)

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Is the Jesus story a legend? Christians don’t think so. Here are some reasons they give for rejecting the legend hypothesis, with rebuttals (part 2). [Read more...]

12 Reasons Why Jesus Is a Legend

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Is the Jesus story a legend? C. S. Lewis didn’t think so. Here are some reasons Christians give for rejecting the legend hypothesis, with rebuttals. [Read more...]

C. S. Lewis Gets it Wrong: Liar, Lunatic, Lord … or Legend?

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C.S. Lewis is rightly famous for his impact on Christian apologetics. With this argument, however, he misses the elephant in the room. [Read more...]

Street Preacher Cage Match, Part 2

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Here’s the other side of the banner I’ve taken out in public in response to street preachers [Read more...]

Street Preacher Cage Match

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After reaching my limit with sign-carrying street preachers, I decided to get into the fight myself. [Read more...]

10 Tips for Dealing with Creationists


Creationists say the craziest things. Let’s look at some of the higher-level errors they make. Consider this a dose of Creationist vaccine. [Read more...]

Gospels vs. the Perfect Miracle Claim

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We can argue back and forth for hours about the quality of the evidence in the gospels, but let’s make this easier. Just invent the perfect miracle claim. If it’s not compelling, why image that the gospels are? [Read more...]

Are We Just Molecules in Motion?

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Can a mechanistic view of the human brain explain consciousness or morality? Some Christian apologists say no, but they need to see these properties as emergent phenomena. [Read more...]

An Atheist Horror Story (Fiction)

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A short story about a man who finds himself where he least expects to be. [Read more...]

25 Stupid Arguments Christians Should Avoid (Part 10)


Christians, do us and Christendom a favor and avoid these arguments (part 10). [Read more...]

How Could God Have Screwed Up Morality?

Ever consider how keyboards are put together?

Christians tell us that morality exists because God made it, but it doesn’t look that way. If humans can design things that are pretty much foolproof, why couldn’t God? [Read more...]

Josephus: Important Evidence for Jesus?

Josephus: “Antiquities of the Jews” (Latin manuscript from Poland, 1466)

Josephus was a Jewish historian whose first-century writings mention Jesus. Christian apologists eagerly point to two references in particular as extra-biblical evidence of the miraculous works of Jesus. We’ll investigate both to see if they hold up. [Read more...]