It’s a Fair Cop, Douthat

In a response to a lot of the debate that followed Jennifer Fulwiler's conversion story at Why I'm Catholic, NYT columnist Ross Douthat posed a question to atheists that I find hard to answer. ┬áJennifer wrote that she abandoned atheism because she thought she was required to be a nihilist in a world without God, and, of the three propositions:God is not real Atheism logically requires nihilism Nihilism sucks so bad it can't be trueShe thought she was most likely to be wrong about … [Read more...]