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Evangelicals Against God

MikefromDE Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 4:07 PM
SC: I’ve never heard an atheist make such a claim. I’m sure some may describe it that way, but I have never heard it in any of my studies on atheism. I don’t think they mock you r beliefs as much as they contend that religion appeals to people with your lack of reasoning.

I was driving near the Washington Beltway recently behind an evangelistic atheist. It was not the Obama-Biden bumper sticker that gave this driver away, but the one just below it: "You don't need God — to hope, to care, to love, to live."

That seemed an oddly defensive bit of secular scripture, and since the bumper sticker also promoted a website (livingwithoutreligion.org), I decided to see what the Godless were preaching.

"We who are nonreligious lead meaningful lives without reliance on the supernatural," said the website.

"Moreover, we who are nonreligious don't believe our lives lack meaning because there is no...