Multiple Sources, Martyrdoms, and Early Religious Persecution Distinguish Christianity

  The following blog offers several reasons in support of Christianity based on the sources of the Bible, the martyrdoms of many of those sources, and the power of Christianity to thrive despite its humble roots and early religious persecution. Multiple Sources Of the major religions in the world, only one is based on a …

Health Correlates of Religiosity and Atheism

A famous advertisement by British Humanists on the sides of London buses reads, “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy yourself” (Whitley, 2010). Should people pay attention? The percentage of people who do not identify with a religious institution or who consider themselves atheist or agnostic has increased in recent years in some …

Something about Mary: The Miracles of Our Lady

More than any Christian faiths, Roman Catholics and Eastern Orthodox believers revere Mother Mary, praying to her with rosaries and honoring her for the Immaculate Conception of Jesus Christ. The intention of this blog is to present several examples of miracles that Catholics have attributed to Mother Mary: Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal, Our …

A Rebuttal to Sam Harris’ Moral Landscape

Sam Harris, who is a best-selling author, outspoken atheist, and neuroscientist is considered one of the “four horses” of New Atheism, with Daniel Dennett, Richard Dawkins, and the late Christopher Hitchens. Yet his views contrast the views of other “New Atheists” because he endorses objective morality instead of relative morality and he does not endorse …