The Time Richard Dawkins Encouraged Me as a Christian Apologist

Richard Dawkins

I have received much encouragement from many people over the years in my work both in apologetics and disabilities. I’m thankful for it all as it helps me keep going. But one of my biggest […]

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Bart Ehrman and Richard Dawkins: Who is the Most Dangerous?

When I think of popular critics of Christianity, I think the most well known are Bart Ehrman and Richard Dawkins. They are very different. Bart Ehrman is an agnostic New Testament scholar who was once […]

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An Alien Attack on Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins has many problems with religion.  Not only does he see religion as being false, he sees it as being dangerous.  The danger is not just in terms of religious violence but as an […]

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Richard Dawkins’ God Delusion

Apologetics and Theology

Exposition Richard Dawkins is one of the most outspoken of what is commonly called the new atheists.  As one of the “Four Horsemen of the New Atheism” (along with Christopher Hitchens, Sam Harris and Daniel […]

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Roots of Morality

In “The Roots of Morality: Why Are We Good?”, Richard Dawkins attempts to look at morality as being possible without religion.  He starts off with examples of hate letters by “Christians.”  What is the point […]

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Roots of Religion

Richard Dawkins attempts to discover the reason why religion even started in his chapter “The Roots of Religion.”  Dawkins goes through a number of theories, most of which he rejects.  Not surprisingly, Dawkins leans more […]

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Why There Almost Certainly is a God

I was bracing myself for Richard Dawkins’ chapter “Why There Almost Certainly is No God.”  After all, this is Dawkins area of specialization.  I was surprised as to what I read.  Obviously, Dawkins believes that […]

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Dawkins’ Bible

Richard Dawkins has a section in his chapter “Arguments For God’s Existence” that deals with “The Argument From Scripture.”  There were so many errors in this section, I decided to give it separate treatment. Dawkins […]

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Arguments for God’s Existence

Richard Dawkins goes through the various arguments for the existence of God.  I would have to say that I am equally disappointed with the ontological argument.  As a former skeptic, I would never have been […]

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God Hypothesis

In Dawkins’ chapter “The God Hypothesis” he sets the stage for his overall attack on theism.  I actually appreciated the clarity and honesty in this chapter.  He makes some good points and makes some errors. […]

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A Religious Non-Believer

I have just started reading Richard Dawkins’ The God Delusion.  I am going to do what I did for Christopher Hitchens’ God is Not Great and blog chapter by chapter. I have only just started […]

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The Devil’s Delusion

I recently finished David Berlinski’s The Devil’s Delusion: Atheism and Its Scientific Pretensions. This is not your typical evangelical Christian response to the new atheism.  David Berlinski is a secular Jew who writes as a […]

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Richard Dawkins on Charles Darwin

As this is the 150th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s Origin of the Species, it is appropriate for people to reflect on its impact.  Atheist Richard Dawkins gives this interview with CNN on the importance of […]

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A Split in the Atheist Camp

As a former atheist, I have been very interested in the direction that the new atheism has gone.  Atheism has become much more evangelistic and, in my opinion, has become a religion.  Apparently, some atheists […]

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