Vicarious Redemption

The central tenants and doctrines of Christianity are severely flawed, but there just might be one theological statute that takes the cake as the most blatantly immoral – vicarious redemption. Christopher Hitchens says it best (as usual), and I’ve posted the video below. What is vicarious redemption? The concept is that a person can throw … More Vicarious Redemption

Christians and Science

I am getting tired of condescending, patronizing, and manipulative Christians conceding the validity of science in order to make themselves more credible when arguing religion.  It is tiresome, an obvious sales tactic, and a waste of time.  If they really, truly accepted the implications of what we learn just from cosmology and biology, there is no way … More Christians and Science

Jesus Was Not Born of a Virgin – Part 2

As a general note, the gospels are dated approximately 70A.D. and later – almost forty years after Jesus’ death.  This is during a time without anything close to the quality of record-keeping we have today – mostly passed down orally.  In my opinion, the virgin birth (as well as miracles, resurrection, etc.) is pure fiction, simply made up after … More Jesus Was Not Born of a Virgin – Part 2