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Posts tagged “atheism”

The Unexamined Dogmas Of Contemporary Atheists

In a Slate (!) review of a new book about atheism by Nick …

Posted July 9th, 2014

Women Who Leave Islam

Mark Oppenheimer takes a look at women who abandon Islam for atheism. …

Posted May 25th, 2014

Can We Live Without Theology?

Alasdair Craig seems skeptical of the idea that we can. He considers …

Posted May 13th, 2014

‘The Thinker We’ve Been Waiting For’

In the British magazine Standpoint, James Mumford rhapsodizes about the American theologian …

Posted May 1st, 2014

Why It’s So Hard To Talk About Theism & Atheism

Adam Gopnik is one of my very favorite essayists, but when he …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

Nietzsche, Who Helps Christian Orthodoxy

Thanks to the reader who sent in this illuminating and provocative essay …

Posted March 13th, 2014

Get Radical Or Die

Here was the Gospel reading in our Orthodox parish yesterday. Matthew 11:2-15: …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Religious Way Of Knowing

Here’s a big-think Douthat post about secularism, modernity, and how it changes …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Out With God, In With Ricky Gervais Tweets

Sophie Heawood is not a religious believer, but she thinks fellow unbelievers …

Posted February 15th, 2014

Is Atheism Rational?

In a New Yorker essay reviewing a series of recent books about …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Is Glenn Beck More Open-Minded Than Sam Harris?

The prominent social psychologist Jonathan Haidt, who is an atheist and a …

Posted February 5th, 2014

The God Atheists Can’t Easily Dismiss

Damon Linker raves about theologian David Bentley Hart’s new book, The Experience …

Posted January 10th, 2014

Trial Atheist Might Be A Simpleton

So, a California pastor who was asked to leave his church because …

Posted January 8th, 2014

Atheist Schism (Mmmmph!)

Well, that didn’t take long: The Sunday Assembly was riding high. The …

Posted January 5th, 2014

The Crèche Without A Star

Is anybody in newspapers writing as interesting and as well as Ross …

Posted December 21st, 2013

Religion & The Power Of Repetition

In his TED talk titled Atheism 2.0, Alain de Botton (an atheist) …

Posted November 22nd, 2013

‘Only A God Can Save Us’

So said Martin Heidegger, in an interview with Spiegel near the end …

Posted June 14th, 2013