Atheism

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The Briefing 12-18-13

Mass evacuation of Christians from Middle East: “Christians are finished here”; British Supreme Court says belief in God not necessary to qualify as a religion;…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 11-14-13

Heart-wrenching New York Magazine cover story interviews women who have had abortions; Supreme Court flooded with abortion cases; Atheist mega-churches? Atheists are religious about their…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 11-12-13

Talks with Iran to surrender its nuclear pursuits do not go as planned; Bullying in the NFL; Ignoring penalties in college football? Theology matters: Bill…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 10-25-13

New Mexico court to decide marriage “once and for all.” Really? 13 year old boy shot and killed by deputies in San Francisco for carrying…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 10-22-13

Constitutional Crisis: judges legalizing same-sex marriage with no provisions for religious organizations; If you can’t beat em, join em: Secular alternative to being Jewish is…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 09-25-13

Obama may get a low grade in Syria, but he deserves a much higher grade in Iran; As an atheist, what do you say to…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 09-13-13

Theology matters: Pope Francis says salvation can come through “obeying conscience”; Abortion celebrated in NY Times wedding announcement, and in our society; Arsenio Hall: An…Read this essay →

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How Does Secularization Really Happen?—A Conversation with Mary Eberstadt

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The Briefing 09-09-13

Syria: Argument for state sovereignty winning over argument for human rights; Syrian Christians fleeing one of the last villages on earth where Aramaic still spoken;…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 08-12-13

Postal Service soliciting Congress to allow alcohol delivery to homes; State preying on its own people through the lottery by $69 billion in 2012; FBI…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 08-09-13

No permanent friends, no permanent enemies: Obama cancels summit with Putin; Should military chaplains have to believe in God?; Bishop argues it is a sin…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 06-03-13

1) Tornadoes and wildfires threaten as we remember the grace and mercy of an omnipotent God 'Unpredictable' storm in Oklahoma turned on three chasers, CNN...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 05-28-13

1) Boy Scouts widely criticized for new policy not going far enough Boy Scout anti-gay movement to meet in Louisville, Courier-Journal (Andrew Wolfson) Kentucky church...Read this essay →

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Learning from Christopher Hitchens: Lessons Evangelicals Must Not Miss

The death of Christopher Hitchens on December 15 was not unexpected, and that seemed only to add to the tragedy.  His fight against cancer had...Read this essay →

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No Need for God? Stephen Hawking Defies Divine Creation

Professor Stephen Hawking is a remarkable human being. His courage and tenacity are an inspiration to all. His work on the theory of gravity has…Read this essay →

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Thank God for the New Atheists?

Give Michael Dowd credit for reminding us where the rejection of biblical Christianity inevitably leads.Read this essay →

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A “New Agnosticism” — Coming Soon?

Given what is at stake, living on the basis of a mere assumption that we cannot know if God exists seems a bit flimsy.Read this essay →

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The Death of a (Former) Atheist — Antony Flew, 1923-2010

Antony Flew’s rejection of atheism is an encouragement, but his rejection of Christianity is a warning. Rejecting atheism is simply not enough.Read this essay →

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Preachers Who Don’t Believe — The Scandal of Apostate Pastors

Are there clergy who don't believe in God? That is the question posed by a new report that is certain to receive considerable attention --...Read this essay →

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Unbelieving Pastors?

What should pastors do when they no longer hold the defining beliefs of their denominations?  That's the question posed this week in the Washington Post's...Read this essay →

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NewsNote: Cartooning the Word — R. Crumb’s “The Book of Genesis”

In all likelihood, most people would never even imagine a cartoon version of Genesis. Nevertheless, the cartoon version has arrived, and it is attracting no...Read this essay →

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Atheism Remix Event at University of Louisville

I was honored to speak at a special event on the campus of the University of Louisville last night, sponsored by The Campus Church. I...Read this essay →

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Why Do the Heathen Rage? — International Blasphemy Day

Ready for a day to honor blasphemy?  According to press reports, September 30 is set as the observance of the first-ever International Blasphemy Day. This...Read this essay →

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Atheism Disguised as Orthodox Christianity

Does God exist?  The Wall Street Journal has recently run parallel stories that were supposed to be between an Atheist, Richard Dawkins, and a Christian,...Read this essay →

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A Tale of Two Atheists

The Wall Street Journal may be an unusual venue for theological debate, but this past weekend's edition featured just that -- a theological debate of...Read this essay →

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The New Atheism: Summer Camps for the Godless

The dangers of disbelief are clear and present. The atheistic worldview seeks to take out all belief in God in modern life, and it will...Read this essay →

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Richard Dawkins Jumps The Shark

News out of Great Britain indicates that Richard Dawkins, perhaps the world's most famous living atheist, is setting up a summer camp intended to help children...Read this essay →

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Can We Be Good Without God?

Can we build a virtuous and moral society apart from belief in God? On today's program, Dr. Mohler explores this question and points listeners to...Read this essay →

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Coming Out of the Closet — Atheist Style

Laurie Goodstein of The New York Times reports that American atheists are ready to go public with their message, reflecting an assertiveness resembling that of...Read this essay →

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Does Your Pastor Believe in God?

A news report from the Netherlands points to a form of theological insanity that is spreading far beyond the Dutch.  Ecumenical News International reports that...Read this essay →

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