Do we prevent somebody being hurt by superstition or faith by rejecting and challenging those things? 

Is it mistaken to support organised religion in membership or donations?

If people do good because they are human, not because God prompts them then is it right to risk giving God any credit when they alone own their good?

 


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A Separate God, The Christian Origins of Gnosticism

Shows that because Gnostic Christianity was there from the start, that there were Christians from Jesus’ generation who believed that he was an apparition not a man.

The God Delusion

Shows that religion corrupts truth and science in the name of power and is dangerous

Atheist Debater’s Handbook

Gives a complete case against God

The Resurrection of Christ

 

The Empty Tomb, Jesus Beyond the Grave

 

Jesus’ Resurrection: Fact or Figment?

 

Why I Rejected Christianity

 

The Great Deception

Shows that the resurrection of Jesus simply isn’t credible

 

Celestial Secrets

Shows that the Roman Catholic Church turned the UFO type phenomena of Fatima into visions of the Virgin Mary

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa, Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, exposed as a fanatic and a wicked woman who manipulated the world

The Rite of Sodomy

Argues that Pope Paul VI was homosexual and let the homosexuals take over much of the Church with admirably disastrous results

Fallen Order

How a Catholic “saint” abetted paedophile priests and shielded them

Understanding Medjugorje

A fully comprehensive refutation of the Medjugorje apparitions of the Virgin Mary from a Catholic perspective

Looking for a Miracle

Miracles of the Catholic Church refuted

God a Guide for the Perplexed

Excellent synthesis of primarily Christian thinking about God

Papal Sin

Shows how the papacy lies to the world and makes fake saints

Conversations about Religion

Christian and Muslim and Atheist and others talk about religion and God

Cambridge Companion to Atheism

Excellent scholarly defence of the atheist position

God: The Failed Hypothesis

How there is no room for God in modern science

No Man Knows My History: The Life of Joseph Smith ...

Shows how the Mormon Church founder Joseph Smith was not a prophet of God

Joseph Smith and the Origins of the Book of Mormon (2nd Edition) (Paperback)by David Persuitte (Author)

Suggests that the Book of Mormon did not have a supernatural origin
The Mormon Papers: Are the Mormon Scriptures Reliable?

Mormon scriptures are examined and their credibility found wanting

The Case Against Mormonism

 

Refutation of Mormon Church's boast that it is the true Church and founded by supernatural agency

The Historical Evidence for Jesus: G. A. Wells A good source for showing how doubtful the evidence for the existence of Jesus is.  Even if it doesn't prove that Jesus didn't exist, it certainly shows that the evidence for Jesus isn't very good and proves that the gospels are telling lots of lies
By His Own Hand Upon Papyrus Proves that Joseph Smith, the Mormon founder, who said he miraculously translated the writings of Abraham was a fraud
UNDERSTANDING THE CULTS - Handbook of Today's Religions Christian refutation of various sects such as Jehovah's Witnesses etc
Reason and Religion: Anthony Kenny Refutation of the claims of Catholic philosophy and theology
Why I became an Atheist America's Leading Atheist Speaks!
The Christian Delusion By America's Leading Atheist!
Challenging the Verdict: A Cross-Examination of Lee Strobel's "The Case of Christ" A rubbish popular Christian book refuted
The Dark Side: How Evangelical Teachings Corrupt Love and Justice A psychologist reveals the dangers and errors and deceptions of evangelical Christianity
Why I am not a Muslim A former Muslim exposes the Islamist faith
Knock: The Virgin's Apparition in the Nineteenth Century Shows how one of Catholicism's seemingly well-attested miracles is not as convincing as one would think
Mormonism: Shadow or Reality Mormonism refuted from its own documents
Various Books Refuting Mormonism Utah Lighthouse Ministry
The End of Faith Sam Harris shows how all religious belief is potentially dangerous and harmful
Letter to a Christian Nation Sam Harris warns that we must stop supporting religion for its harmful
11 Lourdes Miracles A doctor refutes eleven Lourdes miracles and shows that the Church pretends to have had them checked properly
The Faith Healers James Randi top magician refutes healing miracles
The Mask of Nostradamus James Randi shows that Nostradamus could not predict the future
Bernadette of Lourdes Leaves one less convinced that Bernadette had an authentic vision of Mary in 1858
  A Catholic shows how many Catholic priests are stealing from the collection plate