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New Atheism

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“In a radio conversation I suggested to Richard Dawkins that his simplistic rhetoric generated more heat than light. Dawkins agreed and Graham Veale shows why. In measured

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David Glass will present a lecture at the Christians in Science Ireland group at The Hub, Elmwood Avenue, Belfast on Tuesday 3rd February at 7:30pm. All are welcome to attend. The title of the lecture is ‘Can Science Explain

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Minaret

We’re more than a little concerned by Christian critiques which attempt to “expose” Islam as a religion of violence*. This leaves the question: what exactly is your problem with Islam, then? Why are you not Muslims? Or why do

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The Public Square

Many people think that religious belief should be private and have little or no role in public life. One of the reasons given for this is that permitting a role to religious belief would lead to irresolvable disagreements and so,

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Je Suis Ahmed

Whatever else we say about the murders of the cartoonists at Charlie Hebdo we must insist that this was not a victimless crime; we must also insist that it was by criminals. A clash of metanarratives might have put guns

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desperately seeking paradise

Ziauddin Sardar’s Desperately Seeking Paradise: Journeys of a Sceptical Muslim chronicles his pilgrimage towards an authentic, rational Muslim community. Sardar, a journalist and columnist of enviable talent, has been sought after by Muslim think-tanks for much of his career; so

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