Does Culture Determine Religious Belief?

If you’ve been investigating the skeptical arguments against religion (or, more accurately, the Christian faith) then you have likely come across the argument that, ultimately, culture is what determines religious faith. Is this an argument that stands under scrutiny?

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Response to “What Would It Take to Prove the Resurrection?” by Michael Shermer

Easter is around the corner and that means the skeptics have once again set out to disprove the resurrection of Jesus Christ. However, the way they go about it leaves a lot of room for improvement.

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Leviticus 19:27 and the Atheist’s Humor

To get back into the swing of things I decided to address an issue I see far too often in the atheist activist community. Is it right to mock something we don’t understand? Let’s take a look.

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The Ten Signs You’re a Christian Fundamentalist Examined

As I was browsing popular skeptic sources on the web, I came across an interesting list of ten signs that indicate that one is a fundamentalist Christian. Do these apply to you or me? If they do, what should we change?

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Disempowering the Santa Claus Comparison

Despite planning to part ways with writing for the rest of the year, I thought it’d be fun to quickly dismantle a popular myth among the “skeptics” (a very loose term here) that Santa Claus is no different to Jesus Christ. Really?

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