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God in an age of atheism

S. Paul Schilling

God in an age of atheism

by S. Paul Schilling

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Published by Abingdon Press in New York .
Written in English


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ISBN 100687150752
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A Publishers Weekly Best Book of From one of England’s most distinguished intellectual historians comes “an exhilarating ride that will stand the test of time as a masterful account of” (The Boston Globe) one of the West’s most important intellectual movements: , Friedrich Nietzche declared that “God is dead” and ever since tens of thousands of brilliant.   The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. Culture and the Death of God, Peter Watson’s The Age of Atheists, tries to subdue him by placing him at the front of his Age .

A Publishers Weekly Best Book of From one of England’s most distinguished intellectual historians comes “an exhilarating ride that will stand the test of time as a masterful account of” (The Boston Globe) one of the West’s most important intellectual movements: , Friedrich Nietzche declared that “God is dead” and ever since tens of thousands of brilliant Released on: Decem The Atheist Bible describes an atheist view on life, the universe, and everything. With pages, it is one of the largest works on atheism. In all of the following, “I” refers to the author of this book, Fabian M. Suchanek. “You” refers to the reader of this book. “We” is the author’s “we”, and refers to this book.

  Most atheists have instead “searched for a surrogate Deity to fill the hole left by the God that has departed.” The archetype of this quest was the Enlightenment, with its confident efforts to. It seems to have arisen with the appearance of four books: The End of Faith () by Sam Harris, The God Delusion () by Richard Dawkins, Breaking the Spell () by Daniel Dennett and God is Not Great () by Christopher Hitchens. Dawkins' book has sold particularly well and has been translated in more than 30 languages.


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