Daily Archives: 15/06/2011

John Dickson pits historical facts against atheist schoolyard delusions

Pitting historical facts against atheist schoolyard delusions by John Dickson A motif quite common in atheist literature: the boy wounded or disillusioned, sometimes understandably, by early religious experiences grows up to be an ardent atheist (Richard Dawkins’s testimonial is the most … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, Atheism, Biblical Studies, History, Philosophy

G. K. Chesterton on arguing with Richard Dawkins and Ken Ham

‘If you argue with a madman, it is extremely probable that you will get the worst of it; for in many ways his mind moves all the quicker for not being delayed by the things that go with good judgment.  … Continue reading

Posted in Atheism, Authors, Fundamentalism

Quote of the day: John Dickson on the ‘Jesus mythicism’ embraced by Richard Dawkins and the New Atheists

‘Michel Onfray, Christopher Hitchens and Richard Dawkins all suggest that the very existence of Jesus is still in doubt among the historians.  Dawkins cites an authority who has made what he describes as a “serious historical case that Jesus never … Continue reading

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