The cry of the atheist so often is Science! Not the Bible! Man’s scientific knowledge is advanced as the solid basis upon which any discussion of God or faith matters should be based. In effect science becomes the ‘bible’ of the atheist. But it is worth asking the question: Is what is touted as science such a dependable basis of faith? (more…)
The Kamloops atheist Society and the Centre for Inquiry in Kelowna have announced plans to run this advert on buses in the Kamloops, BC and Kelowna, BC areas in January 2011. It is one of two sponsored by local and national atheist groups. See the other ad here.
The message of the ad very obviously is that there is NO more extraordinary evidence available to support the claims of Christ than there is to validate the legend of bigfoot or the alleged sightings of UFOs. The website www.extraordinary-claims.com which is part of this advertising campaign, reaches the following conclusion in an article about God:
“God is a mythological construct invented by humans. The hypothesis of his, her, or its existence is unsupported by any evidence, fraught with logical contradictions, and – in cases where God is said to intervene in the world – often incompatible with solidly established scientific knowledge.” (more…)