The Four Horsemen: The Conversation That Sparked an Atheist Revolution

At the dawn of the new atheist movement, the thinkers who became known as the four horsemen, the heralds of religion s unraveling Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and Daniel Dennett sat down together over cocktails What followed was a rigorous, pathbreaking, and enthralling exch

How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee

New York Times bestselling author and Bible expert Bart Ehrman reveals how Jesus s divinity became dogma in the first few centuries of the early church The claim at the heart of the Christian faith is that Jesus of Nazareth was, and is, God But this is not what the original disciples believed duri

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: How to Know What's Really Real in a World Increasingly Full of Fake

An all encompassing guide to skeptical thinking in the popular The Skeptics Guide to the Universe podcast s dryly humorous, accessible style It s intimidating to realize that we live in a world overflowing with misinformation, bias, myths, deception, and flawed knowledge There really are no ulti

The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World's Most Notorious Atheist

2016 Winner of the Gospel Coalition Book Awards If everyone in the United States had the same qualities of loyalty and care and concern for others that Larry Taunton had, we d be living in a much better society than we do Christopher Hitchens At the time of his death, Christopher Hitchens was t

Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever's Search for the Truth about Everything

In middle age, Ehrenreich came across the journal she had kept during her tumultuous adolescence and set out to reconstruct that quest, which had taken her to the study of science and through a cataclysmic series of uncanny or, as she later learned to call them, mystical experiences A staunch

How to Be an (A)theist: Why Many Skeptics Aren't Skeptical Enough

Atheists talk a lot about the importance of skepticism But the truth is, they re not nearly skeptical enough While they champion the importance of a critical stance toward religion, they often fail to take that same stance toward their own beliefs This double standard results in grandiose claims