Breaking News!

The last few days have been quite eventful. First off, I realized my ebook did not have a table of contents that was linked to the chapters.  This was a huge oversight on my part, but I have since fixed the problem. Now let me offer you a quick review of the ebook.  I give […]

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Coming Soon to Amazon Kindle!

Big news!  My book will finally be available as an ebook through Amazon Kindle. The critics have loved my book, and you will too!  Here are some highlights from past reviews: “A bold defense of Christianity against its most ardent critics, the New Atheists.” —Kirkus Reviews “The entire study is painstakingly researched and meticulously documented […]

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Can I Define “Spiritual”? Can You Explain Prophecy?**

This week I have had several debates on Twitter about my book.  A number of skeptics have been challenging my thesis that religious practices promote mental health and function.  As I have pointed out repeatedly, this is more than a religious teaching; it is also a scientific finding—one that is being taken very seriously by the […]

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Sorry, NY Times, Opposition to LGBT Is Not Bigotry

This is my second posting on the most recent culture war breakout here in North Carolina. You can find my first post here. For those of you who don’t know, the present kerfuffle in my state is over two separate pieces of legislation, SB2 and HB2. I talked about SB2 in the previous post. HB2, […]

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No, Shea Watts, Christianity Doesn’t “Poison Everything.”

A few months ago, Ross Douthat delivered the Erasmus lecture at the headquarters of First Things magazine.  In his lecture he claimed that religious conservatives need new and better arguments.  Boy, was he right.  This Huffington Post article by aspiring theologian cum pundit Shea Watts illustrates the desperateness of the cause. (Bold print is my emphasis): […]

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Welcome to New Walden

If you found this website, it probably means that you found my newly published book, The Immoral Landscape (of the New Atheism), on Amazon.  If you haven’t found my book, clicking on the title will take you there.  As you have already guessed, this website is under construction.  I will be adding content to this website that […]

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