THE DOCTRINE OF ATHEISM

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December 23, 2019 by directorfsm

Very interesting thoughts, Atheism is an oxymoron, because those claiming there is no God make in themselves god.

Citizen Tom

A diagram showing the relationship between the definitions of weak/strong and implicit/explicit atheism.
Explicit strong/positive/hard atheists (in purple on the right) assert that “at least one deity exists” is a false statement.
Explicit weak/negative/soft atheists (in blue on the right) reject or eschew belief that any deities exist without actually asserting that “at least one deity exists” is a false statement.
Implicit weak/negative atheists (in blue on the left), according to authors such as George H. Smith, would include people (such as young children and some agnostics) who do not believe in a deity but have not explicitly rejected such belief.
(Sizes in the diagram are not meant to indicate relative sizes within a population.) (from here)

Why this post? Well, when I had a discussion with sklyjd at this post, YOU HAVE REDEEMED ME, O LORD GOD OF TRUTH, I promised (here) I would write this…

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