After God - Part 1: Identity after God

by Pete Lowman
2005

In the first of four articles, Pete Lowman asks what happens when a culture tries to live without God.

"You believe in God; that's fine. I don't; and that's OK too."

We've all heard it said. It's non-judgmental; tolerant; pluralistic. But it's also desperately superficial; and not very logical.

If there really is a being we can call 'God', He cannot be merely unimportant. Logically, if 'God' exists, He must somehow be fundamental to our universe. To ignore Him would be like tossing out the central pieces of a jigsaw puzzle, yet still expecting it to make sense. A few pieces might, here and there; but our carelessness would mean that, as a whole, the thing failed to fit together.

To continue click on the link below:

http://www.bethinking.org/atheism/after-god