Arguments for God

Now that I’m past being a theist, pretty much all arguments for god have started to sound like this: I’ll be posting pictures of crafting projects Monday and perhaps Tuesday of next week, but I’m sleepy from traveling today so this is all I can give. I hope your holiday celebrations, if any, are going or have … More Arguments for God

Mermaids and God

This is a clear demonstration of exactly the thinking that leads to books like I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist. An excellent explanation is in the following video, although I think his definition of omnipotence strawmans the way theists typically use the term. Usually, theists use omnipotent to mean the power to do … More Mermaids and God

The Atheist Test

I don’t really have a reason, but I’m going to answer the questions from Ray Comfort’s “Atheist Test” anyway. I will not just give the multiple choice responses provided, however, but respond to any flawed reasoning I see as well. Otherwise, this wouldn’t be very interesting, right? Billions of years ago, a big bang produced … More The Atheist Test

Pascal’s Wager

This is the twentieth in a series of posts responding to a list of 20 arguments for the existence of god from this article. To be fair, the article does state that these arguments don’t make a case except when taken all together, using the metaphor of a rope, but I am analyzing them individually so … More Pascal’s Wager