Category Archives: Atheism

What is the Problem of Evil?

The Problem of Evil is typically split into logical and evidential forms and concern the incompatibility with the existence of evil, or unnecessary evil, and the existence of an omnipotent, omniscient, benevolent God. Logical Problem of Evil: If God exists, then … Continue reading

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Atheism

Many online atheists claim that atheism is simple a position of non-belief. I argue that such a position rests on a confusion of what principles of belief formation to accept and that the academic definition of atheism as a position of positive disbelief, or assertion that gods do not exist is preferable. Continue reading

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The Athiest’s Guide to Reality: Enjoying Life without Illusions by Alex Rosenberg – A big review!

Overview: Alex Rosenberg latest book outlines his view of life’s persistent questions on the meaning of life, whether we have free-will, can survive our bodily death, and what we can know about the world. Rosenberg starts from the assumption that … Continue reading

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Interview with Alex Rosenberg Atheists Guide to Reality

Here is a nice interview with Alex Rosenberg author of the Atheists Guide to Reality. http://www.microphilosophy.net/?p=1369 Alex Rosenberg’s central claim is that the hard sciences are the only sources of knowledge and that all other phenomena such as consciousness, intentionality, … Continue reading

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