A 2011 piece from the Jehovah’s Witness publication The Watchtower considers apostates to be mentally diseased criminals who should be shunned and avoided.
A... Read More
I discuss the incompatibility of prayer with free will and difficulties Christians face in arguing for God’s selective action.
Last month, in a piece titled... Read More
The NEPA Freethought Society fundraiser to place a bus advertisement in Scranton, PA is a success!
Thanks to supporters who helped make the NEPA Freethought Society... Read More
I respond to the assertion that if the Christian god does not exist we cannot trust our own reasoning.
C.S. Lewis and other Christian apologists often formulate... Read More
I offer my thoughts on Restored Church’s ‘Disagreement =/= Hatred’ sermon in which I was mentioned
Today, Pastor Dan Nichols delivered the final sermon... Read More
The movie ‘God’s Not Dead’ portrays non-Christians as monsters and does a disservice to Christians.
I must admit that I missed the hype surrounding... Read More
Recently, I’ve been less inclined to use labels which serve as a cover-all descriptor of my viewpoints. Here’s why.
In the previous five years, I must say... Read More
Singer Pharrell Williams has recently made several uninformed comments about atheists and demonstrated a lack of intellectual rigor in basic philosophical... Read More
I recently spoke with Pastor Dan Nichols whose church, Restored Church in Wilkes-Barre, received national media attention following its display of a billboard reading... Read More
How is it that we know standards believed to have been designated by God are reasonable? Should unreasonable standards be followed?
Recently, in a recorded... Read More