A college student, an atheist, and a blogger, she may seem like just another attention-seeking political activist.
That mentality is what some atheist thinkers believe quietly promotes magical thinking, condoning it via liberal tolerance.
The numbers are still small, but the growth has been exponential since the first atheist church service was held in January.
Founded in London earlier this year, the atheist church is expanding fast.
An apostate and an atheist, she has rejected Islam as her personal creed, and she calls on Muslims, effectively, to do the same.
The one knowledge constitutes the pride of the philosopher, the other the despair of the atheist.
He was not a mocker, or a leveller, or a satirist, or an atheist.
Or he may entertain what appears to him independent evidence in favour of Atheism, and thus he may become an atheist.
“I am an atheist,” said her companion, rising abruptly from his seat.
Nature in an agony is no atheist; the soul that knows not where to fly, flies to God.
1570s, from French athéiste (16c.), from Greek atheos "without god, denying the gods; abandoned of the gods; godless, ungodly," from a- "without" + theos "a god" (see Thea).
The existence of a world without God seems to me less absurd than the presence of a God, existing in all his perfection, creating an imperfect man in order to make him run the risk of Hell. [Armand Salacrou, "Certitudes et incertitudes," 1943]