This award-winning title traces the development of atheistic and agnostic thinking over the past 2,500 years and shows how thinkers like Immanuel Kant, Friedrich Neitzsche, Albert Camus, Jean-Paul Sartre, Bertrand Russell, and others have shaped many people’s thinking today. It also pinpoints the flaws in Darwinian evolutionism and in claims made for it by Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens, and others, explains why secular humanism self-destructs, reveals why there is no conflict between science and belief in God, exposes fatal errors in nine world religions and fourteen major cults, and shows why the existence of evil and suffering is no reason to deny God’s existence.
“Mortimer Adler wrote, ‘More consequences for thought and action follow from the affirmation or denial of God than from answering any other question.’” (Page 13)
“German philosopher Martin Heidegger said was the most basic question of all: why is there something and not nothing? In more commonplace terms, is there a God?” (Page 9)
“Ernst Haeckel, one of Darwin’s most enthusiastic disciples, who faithfully reproduced his master’s dogma:” (Page 118)
“he alone determines the eternal destiny of every member of the human race” (Page 21)