Catholic Answers apologist Trent Horn tackles a common atheist objection to belief in God. Learn more about his book Answering Atheismhere.
Ever since he converted to Catholicism at the age of seventeen, Trent Horn has had a passion for explaining and defending the Faith. After earning a degree in history from Arizona State University, Trent traveled the country training pro-life advocates on college campuses to engage opponents in...
Todays popular champions of atheism are often called New Atheists, because they dont just deny Gods existence (as the old atheists did)they consider it their duty to scorn and ridicule religious belief. But theres nothing really new about their arguments. Theyre the same basic objections to theism that mankind has wrestled with for centuries.
We dont need new answers for this aggressive modern strain of unbelief: We need a new approach.
In Answering Atheism, Trent Horn responds to that need with a fresh and useful resource for the God debate, combining a thorough refutation of atheist claims with a skillfully constructed case for theism based on reason and common sense. Just as important, he advocates a charitable approach that respects atheists sincerity and good willmaking this book suitable not just for believers but for skeptics and seekers too.
Journeys Home Journeys Home contains the conversion stories of numerous men and women who, as a result of their surrender to Jesus Christ, heard a call to follow Him more completely. They all discovered Jesus Christ in some branch of Protestantism, yet in each case, their desire to follow Christ faithfully, and to remain faithful to the truth He taught and the Church He established through His apostles, led them to consider the claims of the Catholic Church.
"Happy the man who bears within him a divinity, an ideal of beauty and obeys it; an ideal of art, an ideal of science, an ideal of country, an ideal of the virtues of the Gospel."
~ Louis Pasteur, founder of physio-chemistry, father of bacteriology, inventor of bio-therapeuties; devout Catholic