The fact is that far more crime and child abuse has been committed by zealots in the name of God, Jesus and Mohammed than has ever been committed in the name of Satan. Many people don't like that statement, but few can argue with it.
The Christian Athiest by Craig Groeschel -'The more I looked, the more I found Christian Atheists everywhere.' Former Christian Atheist Craig Groeschel knows his subject all too well. After over a decade of successful ministry, he had to make a painful self admission: although he believed in God, he was leading his church like God didn't exist. Join Pastor Craig Groeschel for an honest, hard-hitting look into the ways people believe in God but live as if He doesn't exist.
I love this argument - it works for gay rights, women's rights, fashion, food... Gonna argue with me about your bible? Better get in there and read it, peeps! Oh - and no cherry picking! Who are you to decide when and how your god's word is appropriate?
Atheism, Religion, Christianity, God is Imaginary, Holidays, Prayer, Ricky Gervais. "Atheists shouldn't share our christian holiday. Just work instead." Haha & you shouldn't share our medical research. Just pray instead.
Jesus was a radical nonviolent revolutionary who hung around with lepers, hookers and crooks; wasn't American and never spoke English; was anti-wealth, anti-death penalty, anti-public prayer; but was never anti-gay, never mentioned abortion or birth control, never called the poor lazy, never justified torture, never fought for tax cuts for the wealthiest Nazernes, never asked a leper for a copy; and was a long-haird brown-skinned homeless community-organizing anti-slut-shaming middle eastern…
Islam is no more unvaried than Christianity. Just as there are denominations in Christianity, Islam has its variations. Condemnations of all members of any given religion must paint with a pretty broad brush to encompass all the permutations. And I say this as an atheist. << AMEN