Atheism Archive

Science and Religion 2002: A Response to Skeptical Inquirer (Part Four)

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 25, number 1 (2002). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org When published on glossy paper in two-column format and distributed on the pages of a widely circulated magazine, a stinker of an argument can be transmogrified into […]

Science and Religion 2002: A Response to Skeptical Inquirer (Part Three)

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 25, number 1 (2002). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org In his brief essay, “A Designer Universe,” Steven Weinberg challenges the argument for the existence of God based on the apparent design of the cosmos. The heart […]

Science and Religion 2002: A Response to Skeptical Inquirer (Part Two)

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 25, number 1 (2002). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org Some Darwinists keep their Darwinism close to the vest. Others wear it on their sleeves. Massimo Pigliucci has it tattooed on his forehead. Indeed, his “Darwin Day” […]

Science and Religion 2002: A Response to Skeptical Inquirer (Part One)

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 25, number 1 (2002). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org SYNOPSIS At the Christian Research Institute, we have long subscribed to the Skeptical Inquirer (SI), published by the Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the […]

Religion, Truth, and Value without God

This article first appeared in the Volume 22 / Number 4 issue of the Christian Research Journal. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org “Humanism is an ethical, scientific, and philosophical outlook that has changed the world….[expressing] a renewed confidence in the power of human beings to solve […]

Imagine there’s no Heaven

This article first appeared in the Volume 22 / Number 3 issue of the Christian Research Journal. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org When John Lennon first penned his now famous lyrics, he was not so much denying God as affirming a golden planetary age he thought […]

Killing God

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 26, number 3 (2003). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org SYNOPSIS His Dark Materials is a fantasy trilogy for adolescents and adults and has been registering sales comparable to The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter. […]

Book Review of The Atheist Syndrome: A Psychopathology of Unbelief

“The fool hath said in his heart, ‘There is no God.’” So wrote David in diagnosing the problem of unbelief three thousand years ago. But is foolishness the only problem? Might it not be compounded by something else, something over which the skeptic has no control? John Koster thinks so. And he tries, in The […]