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Turkey Goes Backwards By Refusing To Teach Evolution To Schoolchildren

The news this week that the Islam-oriented Turkish government has decided to remove the teaching of evolution from the national curriculum is a sad reminder of the continuing poor state of the Muslim world and the multiple problems many Muslims are having trying to cope with modernity. 489 more words

Islam

Is Christian Faith Obsolete in a Scientific Age?

Is Christian Faith Obsolete in a Scientific Age?

I’ve just uploaded my CSCA lecture, delivered in several locations last year, including the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre in Morden, University of Manitoba, SEMC Church in Steinbach, and Transcona Christian Reformed Church in Winnipeg. 37 more words

Science And Christian Faith

Richard Dawkins made me an agnostic.

From an atheist, that is.

Let me clear something, from the beginning.
I’m perfectly happy with the current scientific explanation of how we arrived here. OK, there still are a few gaps that need to be bridged but, on the whole, the story  seems pretty straightforward. 252 more words

Psychology

REACTION TO THE GOD DELUSIONS BY RICHARD DAWKINS

As a Christian, reading books by unbelievers especially by self confessed Atheist Richard Dawkins is like walking on fire to see what happens. It always makes one question everything they believe in while wondering if they should join the other side of the divide. 458 more words

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Melody For Atheists

You Richard Dawkinses
of the world. I love you, but you think
you can know
God isn’t there.
Even though

your own colleagues
one building over believe… 91 more words

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Thoughts on Atheism, Religion, and Equality

In the last couple of days, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has resigned over what he felt to be a conflict between his religious beliefs and his leadership position. 914 more words

We should at least be honest in admitting that the outright denial of God’s existence actually does nothing to solve the conundrum commonly dubbed “The Problem of Evil.” All it does, of course, is make the lingering existence of evil—which…

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