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Answering the Christopher Hitchens Challenge

As I reviewed a debate between Christopher Hitchens and Frank Turek, I came across a challenge posed by Christopher Hitchens that I wanted to take the time to discuss. To those who say that without God there can be no morality … Continue reading

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The Bedrock of Atheist Beliefs

The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, megalomaniacal, sadomasochistic, … Continue reading

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Bart Ehrman’s Forged

Dr. Bart Ehrman is a New Testament scholar who teaches at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  A liberal scholar, he claims once to have had faith in the inerrant truth of the Bible as a Christian before … Continue reading

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The Great Sin of Elisha

A while back, a friend from church asked me to help her understand why God would have sent a bear to tear 42 children apart as recounted in the Old Testament account of the life of the prophet Elisha.  After … Continue reading

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Bias in the God Debate

Recently, I was contemplating the various accusations that are thrown at Christians by atheists.  Without knowing a single thing about me, online atheists have assumed that my arguments are biased by my church upbringing.  I read the Bible for the … Continue reading

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Quantum Mechanics in Kindergarten

When I was an undergraduate, I was having a very hard time in my Quantum Mechanics course.  Try as I might, I just couldn’t “wrap my head” around what I was being taught.  I went to the teacher’s assistant for … Continue reading

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Does Intelligence Require Complexity?

As I was browsing through atheist videos last night, I came across a clip of Dr. Richard Dawkins explaining to a “Peaceful Muslim” that belief in evolution is more reasonable than a belief in creation.  Intelligence requires complexity, he explained, … Continue reading

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