Month: July 2012

You Stay Out!

Here’s an email I got from SteveK, a friend and frequent commenter here. He said I could pass it along to you: Christians to homosexuals: Stay out of our churches! No, wait a minute. That’s not right. Boston mayor to Chick-fil-A: Stay out of Boston! Yep, that’s it. And the reason they want Chick-Fil-A to …

Atheism and Atheism

Atheists often insist that atheism is the lack of belief in God or gods. (See here, for example.) Theists often dispute that. Here’s the problem: we’re equivocating on “atheism.” The word has at least three meanings: 1. The presence or lack of belief as a condition or state of a human being. A person who …