It all begins with “survey says….” But it doesn’t end there.Read More
Why I Am an Atheist Who Believes in God: How to Give Love, Create Beauty…Read More
Media excitement continues over the latest Pew poll showing continued growth in the religiously affiliated. But do such data really tell us what we need to know about the Four F’s of Contemporary American Spirituality: Family, Fido, Friends, and Food?Read More
Why “spiritual, but not religious” is problematic and makes one academic want to punch those who say it in the face. Hard. Theologians are often open about their religious stance, so there shouldn’t be a double standard for critical, reflective atheist voices.
Some relationships are so bad that the only thing you can do to save your life is leave. And that takes tremendous courage.Read More
Something is clearly up (or down) with religious affiliation, but reading that data calls for the art for interpretation, not mathematical modeling. That’s what makes this story far more interesting—and far less funny.Read More