Evolution proves there's no God?

Q.  Evolution proves there is no God? George Bush and many intelligent Christians believe this.  But they know from personal experience that God exists.  So they are obliged to disbelieve evolution.  This is "Creationism" - and causes endless arguments!But this is silly.  Who cares whether evolution is true or not?  What

Jesus was just a good teacher?

Jesus was just a good teacher - all that God stuff was added later.  Pure myth, right? Many people like Jesus's teachings. Love and kindness are good ... we should care for the sick and the poor ... racism and sexism are bad ... family is important ... etc. But they

Why do good people suffer?

Q: Why do good people suffer?[Why do good people suffer?] Why all the suffering in the world? Three big questions here. One is - Why me? What have I done to deserve this?Our pastor is a wonderful, kind, faithful man, who has spent his whole life serving God. Recently his

Is this all meaningless?

It's beautiful, isn't it - but why? Ever asked your atheist friends this?   Let's face it, there are only two possibilities: all this was created, or it wasn't. Right? If it wasn't created, it "just happened" by chance.We're looking at a random array of atoms and molecules. That sunset cannot "possess"

Surely trial marriage makes sense?

No sex before marriage is an outdated idea. Surely a trial marriage makes sense? Before we make a lifelong commitment, we want to check that out?     "Sexual incompatibility" is a brilliant invention - it has tricked countless women into having sex before they really wanted to. (And perhaps men.) But does

How come Christians do bad things?

If someone complains "the church is full of hypocrites", we usually answer "there's always room for one more" ... but it's a fair complaint, isn't it!  Why aren't Christians nicer, more honest, more kind?Some people feel very strongly about this. G and F, a couple in London, were so upset

Why Is There Suffering?

Q:  If there's a loving God, why is there so much suffering in the world?[Why is thre suffering?] There are 3 big questions here.-  why is the world full of disasters?-  why do bad things happen to good people?-  why doesn't God intervene and stop the tragedies?Let's take the first

Why does God hate gay men?

Is it true that God is against homosexual behaviour between men? It doesn't make sense!     If you were raised in the West in the last 3 decades, you know for a fact that homosexual men are kind, healthy, loving people. You know they are just as devoted and faithful to their

Q: Why doesn't God intervene, answer our prayers, work a miracle?

If you've prayed (the word means "asked") for things, you know that God sometimes gives you what you asked - but not always! Why? How can a loving God let his beloved children suffer, and just do nothing?One friend (a reverend) insists that God CAN'T intervene - because if He

Isn't "blind faith" a dangerous thing? ... leads to killing people?

  A keystone in Jewish and Christian belief is faith in God. The supreme example of faith is the Bible story where God commands Abraham to kill his own son Isaac as a sacrifice to God. Abraham agrees, and is praised for placing his loyalty above morality. An atheist asks: "How can