Some were not interested in losing their power and corrupt privileges. Others preferred to continue their religious life with a “straw God”.
There is a Catholic understanding of justification just as there is a Protestant view. These two perspectives are mutually exclusive.
The videos, released on April 14, also feature Chilean miner Jose Henriquez and author Alister McGrath, among other well-known Christians.
The scientist and theologian believes that Galileo’s story has been distorted, and accuses Dawkins of “staining science.” An interview published in Spain’s El País.
“Here is a narrative which has been suppressed, here is a way of thinking that people are trying to drown out.” An interview with acclaimed Christian apologist Alister McGrath about his new book, Inventing the Universe.
“It is fashionable to attack religion”, thinks Rodney Holder. New atheists are “not well informed about many aspects of Christianity”, adds Conway-Morris. Alister McGrath: “Atheism is noisy, has not good answers.”
Alister McGrath thinks "people are realizing that New Atheism is very empty, shallow and aggressive".
Alister McGrath thinks "people are realizing New Atheism is very empty, very shallow, and very aggressive".