Atheism means denying God’s existence, which of course involves rejecting His commandments, as well as religious reflection and seriousness, and believing in the possibility of total self-independence apart from God. As such beliefs negate the concept of sin, people imagine that they can live as they please. Therein lies in the corruption of people’s hearts and minds. Atheism spreads because education is misused, young people are neglected, and schools actually defend and foster it.

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What Is Atheism?

Atheism Atheism is, in the broadest sense, the absence of belief in the existence of deities.[1][2][3][4] Less broadly, atheism is the rejection of belief that any deities exist.[5][6] In an even narrower sense, atheism is specifically the position that there are no deities.[1][2][7][8] Atheism is contrasted with theism,[9][10] which, in its most general form, is the belief that at least...

State Atheism

1819 Caricature by English caricaturist George Cruikshank. Titled “The Radical’s Arms”, it depicts the infamous guillotine. “No God! No Religion! No King! No Constitution!” is written in the republican banner. State atheism is the official “promotion of atheism” by a government, sometimes combined with active suppression of religious freedom and...

New Atheism

New Atheism is the name given to the ideas promoted by a collection of 21st-century atheist writers who have advocated the view that “religion should not simply be tolerated but should be countered, criticized, and exposed by rational argument wherever its influence arises.”[1] The series of popular books associated with...

Negative and Positive Atheism

Positive atheism is a term used to describe the form of atheism that asserts that no deity exists.[1] Negative atheism refers to any other type of atheism, wherein a person does not believe in the existence of any deity, but without asserting there to be none.[1][2]

Marxism and Religion

The founder and primary theorist of Marxism, the nineteenth century German sociologist Karl Marx, had an ambivalent attitude to religion, viewing it primarily as “the opium of the people” that had been used by the ruling classes to give the working classes false hope for millennia, while at the same...

Implicit and Explicit Atheism

  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...

History of Atheism

Although the term atheism originated in the sixteenth century — based on Ancient Greek ἄθεος “godless, denying the gods, ungodly” [1] – and open admission to positive atheism in modern times was not made earlier than in the late eighteenth century, atheistic ideas and beliefs, as well as their political...

Why is Atheism So Widespread?

Why is Atheism so Widespread? Atheism means denying God’s existence, rejecting His commandments, avoiding religious reflection and seriousness, and considering oneself independent of Him. As such beliefs negate the concept of sin, people imagine that they can live as they please and thus begin to corrupt their hearts and minds....

Unbelief is an Infinite Destruction

Unbelief is an Infinite Destruction However insignificant the part of the free will seems in man’s actions, and however slight a sin unbelief may seem to some at first sight, it is a denial and negation and therefore destructive, and deserving eternal punishment. Remember that we likened the part of...

Apatheism

>Apatheism (a portmanteau of apathy and theism/atheism), also known as pragmatic atheism or (critically) as practical atheism, is acting with apathy, disregard, or lack of interest towards belief or disbelief in a deity. Apatheism describes the manner of acting towards a belief or lack of a belief in a deity;...

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