Category Archives: Atheist Arguments

Countering arguments made by popular atheists

The Purpose of Life: A Biblical Narrative

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.  He was with God in the beginning.  Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made.  (John … Continue reading

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The Purpose of Life: The Biblical Case

You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desires. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks … Continue reading

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The Nature of the Cross

One of the greatest difficulties involved in believing in the Christian faith is the idea that Jesus Christ had to die on the cross at Calvary in order for God the Father to forgive sins.  This idea does not seem to … Continue reading

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Hitchens and Human History

As I was reviewing the debate between Frank Turek and the late Christopher Hitchens the other day, I realized that there were two questions that Hitchens had raised that I had not answered in any previous post.  I thought I … Continue reading

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Tug of War Titan

Let us imagine that I was to join a “Tug of War” league where an enormously sophisticated artificial intelligence divided people of all ages into equal “teams” based on their potential pulling power.  After being evaluated, the AI assigns me … Continue reading

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The Evil and Anti-Science Teaching of Sam Harris

So the other day, I watched a video where Sam Harris talks with Joe Rogan about free will.  As I watched the video, I became infuriated.  In teaching what he does about free will, Sam Harris is spreading a teaching … Continue reading

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Faith in the Triumph of Hope and Love

So for the last 3 and a half hours I have been listening to Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Daniel Dennett and Christopher Hitchens talk about religion.  It is an interesting exercise for a Christian believer, but hardly one I would … Continue reading

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