Atheist Universe : The Thinking Person's Answer to Christian Fundamentalism
IS THERE REALLY A GOD? OR DOES GOD EXIST ONLY IN OUR HEADS?IS THE BIBLE TRULY GOD'S WORD? OR IS IT A JUMBLE OF FANCIFUL MYTHS?Atheist Universe details why God is unnecessary to explain the universe's diversity, organization and beauty. Using simple, straightforward logic, this book rebuts every argument that claims to "prove" God's existence.A comprehensive primer for countering today's religious dogma, Atheist Universe addresses all the historical and scientific questions, including:*What is atheism, and why is it so misunderstood?*If God is a myth, then how did the universe appear?*Without God, is there an objective "right" and "wrong"?*What is the meaning of life without God?*Is there evidence of Jesus' miracles and resurrection?*Can atheists explain "near death" experiences and medical miracles?*Can science and the Bible realistically be reconciled?*What is the behind-the-scenes relationship between politics and religion?
- Paperback | 256 pages
- 137.16 x 213.36 x 20.32mm | 294.83g
- 01 Sep 2006
- Ulysses Press
- Berkeley, CA, United States
Atheist Universe: Why God Didn't Have A Thing To Do With It---1413434819-21.99-Xlibris -07/2004-3,500 life--
About David Mills
David Mills, an atheist for thirty years, has self published three successful books on the battle between science and religion. He has also written best-selling psychology and self-help literature for the Albert Ellis Institute in New York and for psychotherapy clients worldwide. During the 1980's, David worked as a journalist covering NASA's Space Shuttle program at the Kennedy Space Center. He lives in Huntington, WV.
Table of contents
Introduction: Is this book an outrage? 71. Fifty Famous People Who Criticized Religion 192. Interview with an Atheist 393. Origins of the Universe: Natural or Supernatural 844. God of the Gaps: Does the Universe Show Evidence of Design 995. The "Miracle" of Planetary Clockwork 1046. The "Miracle" of Life on Earth 1237. Answering Creationist Objections to Evolution 1378. Can Genesis be Reconciled with Modern Science? 1569. "Miracles" of Christian Perception 17610. The Myth of Hell 18911. Christian Fundamentalists and the "Danger" of Internet Porn 21012. Was America Really Founded Upon Christian Principles? 224