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Objection to Christianity #2: Jesus Is Not God

If Jesus is not God then who was He?  Some people condescendingly say that He was great teacher.  The problem with this is that the most important thing He taught was that He was in fact God. If this is … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #24: Jesus Never Existed

You would be very hard-pressed to find a respectable historian who believes that Jesus did not exist.  There is arguably more good evidence that Jesus existed than did Alexander the Great. Whether or not he did all the things he is … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #15: Christianity Is a Crutch

Everybody leans on something.  To imply that non-religious people don’t need a crutch is very misleading. Money, power, sex, drugs, alcohol, other people, and material possessions are just a few examples of crutches people commonly rely on. Even atheism can … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #13: The Bible Is Full of Errors

There is no such thing as a perfect translation so there are bound to errors in this regard. But beyond that the Bible is chock full of hyperbole, metaphors, poetry, parables and morality tales which probably should not be taken literally.  True, … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #24: Being a Good Person Is All that Matters.

Those whom we call “good” are not truly Good but “better than average”.  Some people may be far better than average but they are still not completely good. Jesus said that “only God is good”. Many people seem to think there is some … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #7: If There Is a God, Why Does He Allow Evil?

First of all, most of us agree that there is Evil in the world. But far from disproving the existence of God, Evil proves unequivocally that God exists. There can be no Evil without an objective standard of Good to … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #1: There Is No God

For those who say there is no God, I think the problem is of definition. There are pantheists who believe that God is synonymous with Nature. Spinoza and Einstein were among these. Let us suppose for the sake of argument … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #3: There Is Just One God, Not Three

For the most part, Christians believe in the Trinity, a triune deity. This is not three separate gods but one God with three separate natures or sides. It is easy to imagine the analogy of a triangle with three sides … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #19: Christianity Is Too Exclusionary – Only Christians Go To Heaven.

First of all the jury is still out on whether even Christians go to Heaven. The Bible is rather ambiguous on the subject. The same goes for Hell. Most of the imagery we have for these places has developed over … Continue reading

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Objection to Christianity #71: “Church-goers are usually just smug-acting hypocrites.”

True, Christians are often spiritually ill. But you wouldn’t condemn a hospital because of all the sick people there, would you? People usually go to church because they NEED church. Church is a hospital for sinners rather than a country … Continue reading

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