Reasonable Faith UTD: Responding to the New Atheists Jan 24, 2013 Allen Hainline www.OriginsDiscussion.info. Outline. Who are the new atheists? Not so much new arguments as a new, more aggressive approach What are their claims and arguments?
“The God Delusion makes me ashamed to be an atheist”
“Richard Dawkins in The God Delusion would fail any introductory philosophy or religion course. Proudly he criticizes that whereof he knows nothing.” Atheist Philosopher Michael Ruse
What are some suggested ways of interacting with atheists?
Don’t just start arguing - try to understand your atheist friend’s perspectives
“Why do you believe there is no god?”
If they complain about God,
what kind of a god do you disbelieve in?
A skeptical look at skepticism (Beau Bishop)
Kyler Kelly will briefly present about modern-day slavery just to help spread awareness and let you know about the International Justice Mission group she helps to lead on campus