Why There Is No God

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Why There Is No God
Why There Is No God

Why There Is No God: Simple Responses to 20 Common Arguments for the Existence of God - Armin Navabi

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This book is written for atheists, believers and the undecided who find the concept of God an important one to examine critically and worth discussing. This book acts as a basic introduction to the debate about God, proving a springboard for new ideas to be formed and discussed.

For the already-convinced atheist, this book can help you better articulate your point of view in discussions, giving you guidance for how the reasoning behind your disbelief in God can be discussed. As an atheist, you're bound to encounter some or all of these arguments eventually when interacting with believers; understanding these arguments and seeing how others have approached them in logical ways can help you handle the same discussions.

As a believer, you may find that you disagree with much of what is said here, and that's okay. Reading this book will allow you to see what many atheists believe and how some people may question the beliefs that you hold. If you plan to defend your faith in discussions, this book can help you understand the reasoning behind the lack of belief in your opponents. Knowing this will help you debate from a more informed position, and the atheists you talk to may appreciate the fact that you've taken time to understand and consider their arguments. Knowing and appreciating the opponent's point of view can help you start a productive discussion regarding God and religion in a more constructive way.

For people who are yet undecided on the subject of God, the arguments in this book can help provide a baseline for discussion or further research about the existence of God. By reviewing many of the common arguments for the existence of God and rebuttals to them, you will have a solid foundation to use as the base of your own analysis, research and reflection.

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ImFree's picture
Because theists can't provide

Because theists can't provide evidence one exists.

Luca de Joanna's picture
I am an atheist, but from the

I am an atheist, but from the fact I cannot provide evidence that aliens exist does not conclusively follow that there are no aliens, so, unfortunately, your answer is wrong :)

Jeff Vella Leone's picture
Yea the title sucks and is

Yea the title sucks and is wrong, even on the problem of generalizing about what type of god he is referring too.

It is proven that the theistic type of god cannot possibly exist logically in this universe, but the title is too generic to reflect correctly this point.

I have not read the book, mainly because of the title.

Fernand Strongville's picture
It is going to be an iTunes

It is going to be an iTunes version?

Atheist Republic's picture
Added to iTunes, Link Added

Added to iTunes. Here is the link: http://bit.ly/15Kc3sl

Link Added above as well :)

Cherie Cannaday's picture
I am reading this book now. I

I am reading this book now. I love it so far!

CyberLN's picture
Great job, Armin!

Great job, Armin!

AntigoneRisen's picture
I do accept the argument from

I do accept the argument from guitar mastery, which concludes that Eric Clapton is a god. :D

GodDestroyers's picture
DEAR ADMIN , MY GOVERMENT

DEAR ADMIN , MY GOVERMENT BANNED YOUR BOOK , I CANT BUY YOUR BOOK IN MY REGION .
I NEED SOME HELP

Johnathan Graham's picture
Loved this book, the focus on

Loved this book, the focus on fallacy's made a guy like me who loved debating just shake from happiness. It was an absolutely excellent book! Thanks for the great read Armin!

Johnathan Graham's picture
Loved this book, the focus on

Loved this book, the focus on fallacy's made a guy like me who loved debating just shake from happiness. It was an absolutely excellent book! Thanks for the great read Armin!

n7natnat's picture
Another book I found that I

Another book I found that I enjoyed was "Atheism and the Case Against Christ" by Matthew S. McCormick. Just finished it. Now I can definitely give reasons why the explanation of Christ is not plausible and if theist realized this themselves, they'd know they already don't believe; they just don't know it yet.

billyboy's picture
I have just finished Why

I have just finished Why there is no god, and I thourghly enjoyed it. I am not a very good debaterand have a hard time communicating to believers how I feel about my atheism. You book has given me a lot of things to use in a discussion and I will read it over to get those things firmly in my mind. Your book is written very simply and easy to understand. I will offer it to my believer friends to help them understand me a little better, and maybe themselves too.

Tom's picture
Most atheists know the

Most atheists know the concept of a god was created in the minds of pre-literate beings, trying to understand where the sun goes at night. It became common practice to assign everything that could not be explained, by pre-literate minds, to be works of god.
The bible was authored by those who assumed their random thoughts were words from god. This can explain the comedy of conflicting information in the bible.
Why do we continually fault the words and deeds of gods who never existed, except in pre-literate minds? Let’s move on. If and when someone produces irrefutable evidence of god's existence, we can re-open the subject.

MSQuigg's picture
The book has definitely been

The book has definitely been my go-to guide for quick arguments. I actually had the idea of writing a similar book before I knew this one existed. When I found out, I had to buy it and wasn't disappointed. Definitely not the most in-depth analysis on apologetics, but its perfect for an efficient reference guide.

Dr. Arthur R. Byrd's picture
Just read about half of the

Just read about half of the book. Great reading. I am a an atheist who is African American. I am 68 years of age and have been an atheist for 48years. I have a website "blackandatheisttoo.com . I don't try to change people, just encourage them to think and not accept myth, superstition, and ignorance.
Dr. Arthur R. Byrd

Dr. Arthur R. Byrd's picture
I just published a book,

I just published a book, Black and Atheist Too: My Journey Living Through Discovery of the Non-existence of God. I am thoroughly enjoying reading Armin Navabi's book, "Why There Is No God". I encourage everyone to purchase it and read it.

Eva's picture
I love this book!

I love this book!

Ensjo's picture
What about setting up a

What about setting up a taskforce to translate the book into other languages?

LuvnBeast's picture
I disagree with the whole

I disagree with the whole notion of arguing about if God exists. God exists as a fantasy of the mind and ego. Every fantasy and delusion exists for the believer, but just no repeatable evidence in reality. So yes Virginia God, Santa Claus, and the Tooth Fairy exist as stories and fantasies and not much more until there is repeatable evidence of these stories.

Fallen's picture
I don't need to read this

I don't need to read this book, I was guided by holy spirit to realize he's not real.

arakish's picture
It is still a good read. rmfr

It is still a good read.

rmfr

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