Atheism

Guillotine, Gulag and Gas Chamber: The Glorious Gifts of Atheism to Humanity

By |2016-08-03T10:36:57-06:00March 10th, 2014|Categories: Atheism, Christendom, Culture, Joseph Pearce, Religion, War|

Imagine there’s no heaven It’s easy if you try No hell below us Above us only sky Imagine all the people Living for today… Imagine there’s no countries It isn’t hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion too Imagine all the people Living life in peace…  – John Lennon [...]

Why Libertarians Need God

By |2019-04-18T13:22:36-06:00March 9th, 2014|Categories: Atheism, Ayn Rand, Christianity, Libertarians, Ludwig von Mises|

Does God underwrite our freedom, or undermine it? There are thousands of self-styled “libertarians” who would argue the latter. They actively oppose the religious commitments of most social conservatives, many of them convinced that materialism is the best metaphysical home for what we might call “libertarian values”—individual rights, freedom and personal responsibility, reason, and [...]

The Mysteries of Atheism

By |2013-11-30T19:52:11-06:00November 30th, 2013|Categories: Atheism, Joseph Pearce, Religion|

“I have left behind illusion,” I said to myself. “Henceforth I live in a world of three dimensions – with the aid of my five senses.” I have since learned that there is no such world; but then, as the car turned out of sight of the house, I thought it took no finding, [...]