I recently stumbled across a diary I kept when I was eleven, and was deeply embarrassed as I read through it.
To my father, whose life was steeped in virtuous shame, guilt simply wasn’t enough. I had not internalized my worthlessness and failure to the proper extent.
Certainly the study adds complexity to the question of belief and disbelief, but it isn’t the windfall these theists think it is. Here are four reasons why.
If someone tells you they are a Christian, you are supposed to believe they are a good person until they prove otherwise.
Because I’ve seen both sides of this argument, I took some time to compile three bad atheist arguments and their corresponding typical Christian responses.