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...]

A Crazy Natural Explanation Or a Supernatural One: Which One Wins?

Elvis did it!

A plausible natural explanation beats the supernatural explanation. But even when you have an implausible explanation, it can still look a lot more reasonable. [Read more...]

The Great Commission and How It Doesn’t Apply to You

“Resurrection” by Polish painter Szymon Czechowicz (1758)

The Great Commission stands in the way of Christianity being a healthy force within society, but here are four reasons why the Great Commission doesn’t apply to Christians. [Read more...]

C. S. Lewis on Science

Magician's Twin video

The Discovery Institute produced a video about C.S. Lewis and science. Their agenda showed through. [Read more...]

Turning the Tables on Same-Sex Marriage? Not with THIS Argument (2 of 2).

Looks like that hurts

A Christian blogger offers six suggestions to improve the rhetorical position of Christians arguing against same-sex marriage. I agree with him that the Christian has an uphill battle, but I don’t agree that these suggestions make his argument any more palatable. [Read more...]

Turning the Tables on Same-Sex Marriage? Not with THIS Argument.

Please spank me

A Christian blogger came up with an intriguing experiment to explore whether it makes sense for Christian bakers to refuse to bake for gay weddings. See if you’re more impressed than I was. [Read more...]

Who Would Die for a Lie? (Another Weak Christian Argument) (2 of 2)

Pinocchio

This is the second part of a dissection of the apologetic “Who would die for a lie?” that argues that the apostles’ deaths are strong evidence that the Jesus story is true. Not only is there scant historical evidence for their martyrdoms, but other elements of the argument smell fishy. [Read more...]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 6)

The Pied Piper leads credulous people

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique the final arguments, 17–20. [Read more...]

20 Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage, Rebutted (Part 5)

Logo of Human Rights Campaign

Same-sex marriage seems inevitable in America, but anti-gay arguments remain a siren song to many conservatives. Let’s critique arguments 12–16. [Read more...]

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...]


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