Archive for September, 2008

Atheism the default position?

You mention that the default position is atheistic, but that isn’t true. As a consequence of having social awareness humans are born with a default belief in supernatural powers (I read this in either a scientific american article or a times article). Most people begin by believing in religion and when they learn to question […]

Posted on September 9, 2008 at 12:32 pm by ideclare · Permalink · 11 Comments
In: About atheism

Why not be against Satan?

First, thanks for your very quick response. You are true to your word about responding. Second, I’m ok with you posting our correspondence under such a condition. Now, let me get to a short response. I don’t think the burden of proof is on the theist alone. Anyone who makes a claim, whether “there is […]

Posted on September 4, 2008 at 10:34 pm by ideclare · Permalink · 5 Comments
In: About atheism, Discussion