Perhaps Atheists Should Be Hitting the Panic Button

My friend and colleague David French asks whether Protestants should “hit the panic button” when they see statistical charts like these: My answer would be: No, we do not need to hit the panic button. ┬áBut it’s a very interesting graphic and there’s much to be learned from it. In the interest of being careful [Read More…]

Is Faith Fading Away? Call me a Doubting Thomas

Celebrated intellectuals have long predicted the demise of religion in modern scientific society, and a new, headline-grabbing study presented at a Dallas meeting of the American Physical Society claims to demonstrate mathematically that organized religion will be “driven toward extinction” in at least nine Western-style democracies. One of the study’s authors, Daniel Abrams, had developed [Read More…]