Reading Time: 9 minutes Christians demonstrate by their actions that they know perfectly well their god couldn’t manage to arrange a visit to the potty without them helping him every step of the way.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Norwegian godlessness today just might resemble American religion tomorrow. I was thinking this as I read an essay in TheHumanist.com decrying America’s nouveau-traditional National Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 3 featuring President Joe Biden’s keynote call for unity. The United States, with its quasi-sacred religious freedom and church-state-separation ethos, does not have an officially designated national […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes William Lane Craig dances around the question; “Can a loving god send people to hell?” It’s an embarrassing question for Christians; and Craig’s analysis doesn’t help.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Today marks Eid al-Fitr, the day that Muslims await each year. After performing fast for a month during Ramadan, they finish it with celebration and family reunions. Special dishes are served, and kids receive money from older relatives. Most importantly, it’s a day for many social aspects and messages. But Eid is not just for […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes Most Christians who call themselves pro-lifers believe that “ensoulment” happens when an egg is fertilized. But quite a lot can happen when and after an egg is fertilized. I have argued before that God loves (natural) abortion, as evidenced by the fact that somewhere up to 75% of all fertilized eggs fail to reach birth […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Although Sean Feucht claims he is dead against children being indoctrinated, he doesn’t seem to have a problem using his daughter to fuel his hatred of LGBTQ+ people. Now he is set to return to “Don’t Say Gay” Florida to target Disney at a “Hold The Line For Our Kids” rally on May 16. In […]
Reading Time: 7 minutes Recently, there was a seven-hour debate between Mike Licona (Christian) and Bart Ehrman (Agnostic), on the subject of “Did the Resurrection of Jesus Really Happen?” that had been well-anticipated by people in certain corners of the internet. The Resurrection of Jesus has been a topic of much discussion here at A Tippling Philosopher due to […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes This past April 19th, the Northern Elementary School Board in York, Pennsylvania held a vote which threatened constitutionally guaranteed rights of free expression and religious liberty of the Satanist community. The school board voted to deny students the opportunity to join the After School Satan Club. The board did not frame their vote in Constitutional […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Evangelizing Jesus to strangers (or worse, friends) can be a stressful process. They might think you’re stupid or weird. Now imagine arguing for COVID vaccines with an anti-vaxxer. You might fail to convince, but you won’t feel weird. Why the difference?
Reading Time: 5 minutes Do prayers do anything? Yes and no; says one Christian apologist. The difference reveals the hypocrisy.