Re: God, Darwin and My College Biology Class

At the New York Times, David P. Barash has written an opinion piece: "God, Darwin and My College Biology Class". It's another in a long line of poorly reasoned pieces from scientists believing they have some special insight into philosophical and religious matters. Let me get my agreement with Barash out of the way: "there …

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Re: It’s Easy To Convince An Atheist

Staks Rosch makes the typical claim that atheists would gladly convert if you just provided them with some valid evidence. But then he lets the cat out of the bag: So what does valid evidence consist of? That’s a great question and I’m not really sure the answer. I guess they would have to present …

20 Questions for Atheists

Recently, a post by Peter Saunders mentioning twenty questions atheists struggle to answer has created discussion around the blogosphere. He has followed up with some further explanations of why he asked the questions he did (1-6, 7-11). I thought it would be interesting to see how various atheists have tried to answer the questions and …