LINK: Leah Libresco of Unequally Yoked Converts from Atheism to Catholicism

I had never heard of her before this, but Leah Libresco of the blog Unequally Yoked has converted from atheism to Catholicism. It appears a big factor in her conversion was her belief that the Moral Law is a person.I hope that nontheists will (1) not commit the "No True Scotsman" fallacy and deny she was ever an atheist; and (2) be nice to her.LINK (HT: Paul Fidalgo)Update: Apparently her conversion is now being reported by MSNBC News. … [Read more...]

LINK: Does the threat of a highway to Hell deter a problem child? New study shows the complications of belief and crime

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LINK: How Dare You Threaten Me with Your Harmless Opinion?

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Can Theists Be Moral?

That's a pretty silly question, isn't it? I would argue that it is about as silly as the question, "Can Atheists Be Moral?" Even fundamentalist Christian philosophers grant that atheists can know moral principles and behave according to those principles. If someone wishes to deny that theists or atheists can have morals, it seems the burden of proof should fall on them to offer some reason why they could not have morals. … [Read more...]

LINK: Daniels on Farrah: Atheists Can’t Be Real Americans

Mike Daniels at Secular News Daily has an excellent discussion of Farrah's anti-atheist diatribe. … [Read more...]

LINK: Why The “Minimal Facts” Model is Unpersuasive

This is not new, but I just stumbled across this. It's a very interesting summary and critique of the "minimal facts" approach to arguing evidentially for the Resurrection.LINK … [Read more...]

LINK: Draper on Naturalism, Theism, and the Burden of Proof

http://www.newappsblog.com/2012/05/paul-drapers-burden-of-proof-for-theists.htmlHT: Ex-Apologist … [Read more...]

LINKS: Scientific American Summarizes the Cases For and Against the Multiverse

"The Case for Parallel Universes: Why the multiverse, crazy as it sounds, is a solid scientific idea" by Alexander Vilenkin and Max Tegmark (HT: Explicit Atheist)"Does the Multiverse Really Exist?" by George Ellis … [Read more...]


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