The Problem With Trying On Atheism

The Problem With Trying On Atheism

There are 5 comments on the Christianity Today story from Jan 9, 2014, titled The Problem With Trying On Atheism. In it, Christianity Today reports that:

Ever since A.J. Jacobs's The Year of Living Biblically , we've watched people take on - and write about - their annual religious challenges, both the spiritually significant and the gimmicky.

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Campbell

Kingston, TN

#1 Jan 11, 2014
Give it up...it's a fairy tale and it's embraced by the ignorant and those who need a crutch to deal with every day affairs in their life.

“In God we trust”

Since: Dec 12

Cape Town, South Africa

#2 Jan 12, 2014
Campbell wrote:
Give it up...it's a fairy tale and it's embraced by the ignorant and those who need a crutch to deal with every day affairs in their life.
I ASK. Why say that when it completely wastes you time. What you saying won't work like magic and poof, I'm a atheist. Give up your nagging, and seek truth.

“Sweden more democratic thanUSA”

Since: Jun 12

Södertälje, Sweden

#3 Jan 13, 2014
Carchar king wrote:
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I ASK. Why say that when it completely wastes you time. What you saying won't work like magic and poof, I'm a atheist. Give up your nagging, and seek truth.
No truth found in religion,creationism,ID,
Jim

Cambridge, UK

#4 Jan 13, 2014
Carchar king wrote:
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I ASK. Why say that when it completely wastes you time. What you saying won't work like magic and poof, I'm a atheist. Give up your nagging, and seek truth.
You must prove truth before you encourage hungry dogs to chase it.
Amused

Lowell, MA

#5 Jan 13, 2014
From a believer's point of view, the problem with trying on atheism is how hard it will be to go back to living a fantasy once you have experienced reality. It would be like an adult trying to believe in Santa Claus again.

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