Atheism, Agnosticism, & Secularism (Index Page)

Atheism, Agnosticism, & Secularism (Index Page) November 9, 2006
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Portrait of young Joseph Stalin (1878-1953): one of history’s most famous and notorious atheists (I’m not sayin’ all atheists are like him!), from the Stalin Museum in Gori, Georgia. Photo by Adam Jones (6-4-15). He was responsible for some 20 million deaths, according to historian Robert Conquest [Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0 license]
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Silent Night: A “Progressive” and “Enlightened” Reinterpretation [12-10-04; additionally edited for publication at National Catholic Register: 12-21-17]
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Clarifications Regarding My Atheist Reductio Paper (referring to the immediately preceding, vastly misunderstood satirical piece) [8-20-15]
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Dialogue with an Atheist on First Premises (vs. Ben McGrew) [9-17-15]
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THE PROBLEM OF EVIL AND THE “PROBLEM OF GOOD”
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The “Problem of Good”: Great Dialogue with an Atheist (vs. Mike Hardie) (+ Part Two) [this is my favorite debate ever, with anyone] [6-5-01]
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Problem of Evil: Treatise on the Most Serious Objection (Is God Malevolent, Weak, or Non-Existent Because of the Existence of Evil and Suffering?) [2002]
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The Problem of Evil: Dialogue with an Atheist (vs. “drunken tune”) [10-11-06]
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[see more in the “Problem of Evil” section of my Philosophy & Science web page]
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LIBBY ANNE
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“ANTHROTHEIST”
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ED BABINSKI
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STEVE CONIFER
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JON CURRY
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“DAGOODS”
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RICHARD DAWKINS [THE GOD DELUSION]
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DR. TED DRANGE
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JD EVELAND
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“GUSBOVONA”
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“HELENINEDINBURGH”
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JOHN LOFTUS [DEBUNKING CHRISTIANITY BLOG]
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DR. DAVID MADISON
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JONATHAN MS PEARCE
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WARD RICKER
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Reply to Atheist Ward Ricker Re “Biblical Contradictions”[5-15-20]

Dialogues on “Contradictions” w Bible-Bashing Atheists[5-16-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #1-3: Genesis 1 vs. 2 (Creation) [5-17-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #4: Which Tree Fruit In Eden to Eat? [5-17-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #5: Isaac: Abraham’s “Only” Son? [5-18-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #6: Meaning of “Knowing” God’s Name [5-18-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #7-8: “God of Abraham…” / Passover [5-18-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #9-10: Parting the Red Sea / “Foreigners” [5-18-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #11-12: Ten Commandments Issues [5-19-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #13: How Did David Kill Goliath? [5-19-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #14: Who Caused Job’s Suffering? [5-20-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #15-16: God & Omniscience / Worship [5-20-20]

Ward’s Whoppers #17-21: Proverbs Allow of Exceptions [5-21-20]

 

DR. JAN SCHREURS
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Dialogue w Agnostic: Relativist vs. Absolute Morality (vs. Dr. Jan Schreurs) [June 1999]
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Isaac and Abraham’s Agony: Dialogue with Agnostic (vs. Dr. Jan Schreurs) [June 1999]
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BOB SEIDENSTICKER [CROSS EXAMINED BLOG]
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SUSAN STRANDBERG
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EXTENSIVE COLLECTIONS OF SCHOLARLY LINKS DEALING WITH THE QUESTIONS AND CHALLENGES OF ATHEISTS 
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CHRISTIANITY, ATHEISM, SCIENCE, AND PHILOSOPHY
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Old Earth, Flood Geology, Local Flood, & Uniformitarianism (vs. Kevin Rice) [5-25-04; many defunct links removed and new ones added: 5-10-17]
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Flat Earth: Biblical Teaching? (vs. Ed Babinski) [9-17-06]
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Only Ignoramuses Believe in Adam & Eve? [9-9-15]

Dialogue with an Atheist on Evolution [9-17-15]

Simultaneously Dumb & Smart Christians, Atheists, & Scientists [10-9-15]

God, Empiricism, & Atheist Demands for “Evidence” [10-9-15]

My Claims Regarding Piltdown Man & the Scopes Trial Twisted [10-10-15]

On Whether Atheism is Inherently More Rational and Scientific, and Less Dogmatic and Axiomatic Than Christianity [10-27-15]

Dogmatic Materialist Scientists vs. Intelligent Design [10-29-15]

Science and Christianity (Copious Resources) [11-3-15]

Exchanges with Atheists on Ultimate Origins [11-19-15]

Cause of the Big Bang: Atheist Geologist Challenged [4-21-17]

Empiricism: Only Valid & Objective Knowledge? Two Atheists “Reply” [7-18-17]

Reason, Science, & Logic Not the Exclusive Possessions of Atheists (+ Double Standards in How Christian Conversions are Treated, Compared to the Often Chilly Reception of Critiques of Atheist Deconversion Stories / Atheist “Exegesis” of the “Doubting Thomas” Passage) [7-24-17]

Atheists & Inherent “Omnipotent” Creative Qualities of Godless Matter [7-26-17]

Science, Logic, & Math Start with Unfalsifiable Axioms [1-6-18]

Richard Dawkins: D- Grade for Science & Christianity [5-23-18]

Dialogue w Atheist on the Origin of the Universe [6-23-18]

Dialogue with an Atheist on “God of the Gaps” [6-24-18]

Reply to a Condescending Agnostic Re Science [6-25-18]

Science: “only discipline that tells us new things about reality” [???]: Scientism or Near-Scientism as a Very Common Shortcoming of Atheist Epistemology [8-9-18]

Rebuttal of Seidensticker’s Anti-Christian Science “History” [8-11-18]

Scripture, Science, Genesis, & Evolutionary Theory: Mini-Dialogue with an Atheist [8-14-18; rev. 2-18-19]

Seidensticker Folly #8: Physics Has Disproven Souls? [8-16-18]

Seidensticker Folly #14: Something Rather Than Nothing [9-3-18]

Dialogue w Agnostic on Proof for Miracles (Lourdes) [9-9-18]

Seidensticker Folly #21: Atheist “Bible Science” Absurdities [9-25-18]

Miracles, Materialism, & Premises: Dialogue w Atheist [2-20-19]

Miracles & Scientific Method: Dialogue with Atheist [2-22-19]

Exclusive Empirical Epistemology?: Dialogue w Atheist [2-25-19]

Theistic Argument from Longing or Beauty, & Einstein [3-27-08; rev. 3-14-19]

Short Reply to Jeffrey Taylor’s Article, “How Does an Atheist Disprove God?” [Facebook, 4-12-19]

Dialogue with Atheist: Are Christians “Unscientific”? [5-27-19]

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ANTI-THEISM AND THE SUB-GROUP OF “ANGRY ATHEISTS”
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MIRACLES
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COMMON GROUND / CONCILIATORY APPROACHES 
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Secular Humanism & Christianity: Seeking Common Ground (with Sue Strandberg) [5-25-01]

Are Atheists “Evil”? Multiple Causes of Atheist Disbelief and the Possibility of Salvation [2-17-03]

God is Merciful to All! (Fake “Church Sign” About the Possibility of Atheist Salvation) [Facebook, 12-4-06]

16 Atheists / Agnostics & Me (At a Meeting) [11-24-10]

Should We Ignore Atheists or Charitably Dialogue? [7-21-10 and 1-7-11]

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GOD (ATHEIST OBSESSION WITH THE SUPPOSEDLY NONEXISTENT) 
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ABORTION / ANIMAL RIGHTS 
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SEX, MARRIAGE, AND WOMEN
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SECULARISM AND SOCIETY
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“THE BUTCHER AND THE HOG”: THE ATHEIST APPROACH TO THE BIBLE
[see also related papers in the “Alleged Biblical Contradictions” section of The Bible, Tradition, Canon, & Sola Scriptura Index Page, and under “Bob Seidensticker” above]
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Old Earth, Flood Geology, Local Flood, & Uniformitarianism (vs. Kevin Rice) [5-25-04; rev. 5-10-17]
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Flat Earth: Biblical Teaching? (vs. Ed Babinski) [9-17-06]
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Death of Judas: Alleged Bible Contradictions Debunked (vs. Dave Van Allen and Dr. Jim Arvo) [9-27-07]
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“Butcher & Hog”: On Relentless Biblical Skepticism [9-21-15]

Manuscript Evidence: New Testament vs. Plato, Etc. [10-10-15]

Review of The Book of Non-Contradiction (Phillip Campbell) [5-9-17]

Genesis Contradictory (?) Creation Accounts & Hebrew Time: + Refutation of a Clueless Atheist “Biblical Contradiction” [5-11-17]

Alleged “Bible Contradictions”: Most Are Actually Not So [6-8-17]

Dialogue with an Atheist on Bible Difficulties, Plausibility Structures, & Deconversion [6-10-17]

Why We Should Fully Expect Many “Bible Difficulties” [7-17-17]

Cardinal Newman and Reformed Theologian Berkouwer on the Essential Silliness of Thinking that Bible Interpretation Would be Easy for One and All (No “Difficulties”), Merely Because the Bible is an Inspired, Divine Revelation [Facebook, 7-20-17]

Atheist “Refutes” Sermon on the Mount (Or Does He?) [National Catholic Register, 7-23-17]

Atheist Botched Biblical Exegesis: Example #4,974 [7-23-17; expanded on 7-3-18]

Reason, Science, & Logic Not the Exclusive Possessions of Atheists (+ Double Standards in How Christian Conversions are Treated, Compared to the Often Chilly Reception of Critiques of Atheist Deconversion Stories / Atheist “Exegesis” of the “Doubting Thomas” Passage) [7-24-17]

Richard Dawkins’ “Bible Whoppers” Are the “Delusion” [5-25-18]

Biblical Interpretation & Clarity: Dialogue w an Atheist [5-26-18]

Atheist vs. Christian Ignorance of the Bible: A Brief Observation [7-5-18]

Atheist Inventions of Many Bogus “Bible Contradictions” [National Catholic Register, 9-4-18]

Bible “Contradictions” & Plausibility (Dialogue w Atheist) [12-17-18]

Atheist Lectures Me on the Dead Sea Scrolls; Steps In It [Facebook, 12-20-18]

Reply to Flimsy Atheist Biblical “Exegesis” #145,298 [4-5-19]

Did God Immorally “Murder” King David’s Innocent Child? (God’s Providence and Permissive Will, and Hebrew Non-Literal Anthropomorphism) [5-6-19]

Dialogue w Atheist on Biblical Exegesis & Christian Ignorance [5-26-19]

Jesus Said He Was God: Reply to Ex-Christian Atheist [7-30-19]

 

Biblical Hyperbole, Masturbation, & Intransigent Atheists [9-3-19]

 

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[see also numerous related posts in the “Dr. David Madison” / “Jonathan MS Pearce” / “PROF MTH” / “John Loftus” / “Ward Ricker” sections above, near the top]

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ATHEIST “DECONVERSIONS”

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FAMOUS ATHEISTS (REAL AND IMAGINED) 
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Exchange: Definitions of Deism & Atheism / Twain the Atheist? [4-24-14]

 
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