Daily Archives: July 26, 2014

The Great and Holy War

by | July 26, 2014

Canadian Atheist reader and commenter, Tim Underwood, recommends a great interview with the author Philip Jenkins on the Interfaith Voices Audio Show Philip Jenkins is Distinguished Professor of History and Co-Director for the Program on Historical Studies of Religion, Institute for Studies of Religion at Baylor University and Emeritus Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Humanities… Read more »

Reason for Change

by | July 26, 2014

Centre for Inquiry Canada is proud to take part in Reason for Change: Leadership Conference of the Center for Inquiry-Transnational: The event brings together student and community activists from across North America for four days packed with leadership training, workshops, networking, educational presentations, and more! The program begins on Thursday afternoon and wraps up Sunday… Read more »

Canadian Apatheist

by | July 26, 2014

As defined in Wikipedia, “Apatheism, also known as pragmatic atheism or practical atheism, is acting with apathy, disregard, or lack of interest towards belief or disbelief in a deity.” In Chris Silvers’ academic work on atheism, this falls under the non-theist type, which is one of six sub-types that he describes. Contrary to the popular cultural… Read more »