Herman Phillipse on God, Ethics, and Evolution

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Humanism for Children: A Reply to William Lane Craig

William Lane Craig is right. There has been "a resurgence of interest in arguments for God's existence."  So-called "new atheists" aside, what he fails to mention is that there has also been a resurgence of interest in arguments against God's existence by philosophers like J.L. Schellenberg, Quentin Smith, Paul Draper, Stephen Maitzen, Michael Martin, and many others.Indeed, Craig's biased, selective summary of recent work in philosophy of religion, like many of the arguments for God's … [Read more...]

Friendly Atheist: Westboro Baptist Church to Picket Funerals of Connecticut Massacre Victims

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Steve Hays: Let’s Put Huckabee’s Comments about the Connecticut Massacre into Context

Steve Hays suggests that critics of Mike Huckabee's comments about the Connecticut massacre have taken his comments out of context. He quotes philosopher Jerry Walls's comments on Facebook for context. … [Read more...]

Another Fellow Christian Offers Blunt Response to AFA’s Bryan Fischer

Remember that Fischer is the guy who blames the massacre in Connecticut on God being kicked out of public schools.Here is a link to one Christian who has some choice words for Fischer and his ilk.LINK … [Read more...]

Randal Rauser Nails It: Church-State Separation Not to Blame for Today’s Massacre

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Recent Paper on Skeptical Theism and the Evidential Argument from Evil

I just discovered this.  Justin P. McBrayer, "CORNEA and Inductive Evidence," Faith and Philosophy 26 (2009): 77-86Abstract:One of the primary tools in the theist’s defense against “noseeum” arguments from evil is an epistemic principle concerning the Conditions Of ReasoNable Epistemic Access (CORNEA) which places an important restriction on what counts as evidence. However, CORNEA is false because it places too strong a condition on what counts as inductive evidence. If CORNEA is true, we l … [Read more...]

New Book: God and Evil (includes transcript of second Craig-Tooley Debate)

I was able to preview this book at Google Books. In so doing, I discovered that the book contains a transcript of the second debate between William Lane Craig and Michael Tooley on God's existence. It also contains a chapter on evil and divine hiddenness. … [Read more...]


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