Category: When Atheists are Right


“A personal relationship with reality”?


This billboard communicates an important truth: it's good to have a relationship, personal or otherwise, with reality.  It is, however, contestable that atheism brings us into this relationship.  It does so only if there isn't a God.   If there is a God, then this is false advertising.      

The Bible Supports Slavery?


I don't care who does it; it makes me crazy. The sacrifice of truth for the sake of argument. This billboard is a case in point. In an attempt to discredit the Bible, the makers of this billboard equate first century slavery with its 16th - 18th century version.  Further,...

Does Religion Divide us?


John Lennon asked us to imagine a world with no religion.  I think the reason he wanted a world of no religion was because religion divides us.  Debate.org asked the question: Does religion divide the world? 73% of those responding said yes. Why does religion divide?  One of the respondents...

Is Atheism a Religion?


Bill Maher sure doesn't like it when religious people say that atheism is a religion. In one sense, Maher is right; atheism is not a religion.  Atheism doesn't have any explicit rituals or holy texts, nor does it believe in a deity.  When Maher restricts his  definition of religion to...

Only Good People Deserve Heaven


There are good people and there are bad people; we are the good people and if you aren't like us, you are bad people. This idea has been around for millennia. I get the impression that this is considered a typically Christians attitude. In my experience, not very many, but...

When Atheists are Right


There are a bunch of reasons to be an atheist.  Certainly one of them could be the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God (2...