Chicago Meetup This Saturday Night!

The next Chicagoland Skepchick party will take place this Saturday night, May 17th at 8:30 p.m. Brought to you by Elyse at Skepchick: Galway Arms 2442 N Clark St Chicago, IL … Why: Because it’s May. Because Skepchick loves you. Because it’s an excuse to drink beer. You know you want to come. Hope to [Read More...]

E.T. Meets Jesus

The top Vatican astronomer says that it’s okay to believe in extraterrestrials, that it’s not contrary to the faith and that we should consider them as our brothers. Jesuit Father Jose Funes, director of the Vatican Observatory, said Christians should consider alien life as an “extraterrestrial brother” and a part of God’s creation. But wait, [Read More...]

Where Can I Find This Bible?

I knew it. The stories in the Bible as we know it arent accurate. Now we know the truth. [tags]atheist, atheism, Spiderman[/tags] [Read more...]

Your Moment of Unbelief

Commenter Viggo the Carpathian poses this question: “What, if anything, was your defining moment of unbelief?” I was raised Christian and my moment came at the point of trying to join a church. They asked me if I was transferring from another church and I said, “No.” They said, “It’s a profession of faith then” [Read More...]

Analyzing Deconversions

Kieran Bennett analyzed 100+ personal stories written by atheists to answer the question: Why do Christians deconvert? It’s not scientific at all, but it’s still interesting. What do you think was the number one reason atheists gave for why they left their former faith (cited in 14.89% of the stories Kieran looked at)? (Hint: The [Read More...]