In other words, within an antitheist
epistemology, the law cannot be taken on faith.
One explanation: therein Sorrentino, a professor of English at Virginia Tech and founding editor of Stephen Crane Studies, presents biographical and critical evidence that Crane, like John Lennon, was a sometimes conflicted but always constructive antitheist
as well as a dedicated humanist.
Thus, we cannot ignore the fact that Humboldt was an intellectual of the Enlightenment, that Cardinal Newman lived in a period when the ideals of ecclesiastical education converged with those of liberal and scientific education, and in which the philosophy of Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill became a point of reference for its antitheist
ethics and metaphysics, and that Ortega y Gasset was a liberal thinker of the post-Enlightenment.
THE TOPIC: Rabble-rouser, antitheist
, political lightning rod, traitor, a writer's writer.
The Isle of Apples was hardly religious doctrine for Lewis the antitheist
, but it was the appropriate imagery to use for a hoped-for (but not rationally expected) afterlife for an Irishman.
5 Their starting points may be light-years apart--Leninism, after all, was an antitheist
movement, while bin Ladenism is theocratic--but as bin Laden's brutish designs and the Taliban's backward regime remind us, their end points are identical.
These and a host of other works could even be characterized, as Hitchens puts it, as antitheist
Throughout that century a succession of antidemocratic and antitheist
political ideologies exploited people's yearning for meaning and social idealism.
Russell devotes much of his critical attention to agnostics and atheists, especially the antitheists
, who contend, not without contradiction, that Christianity is both moribund and a virulent threat to the future.
It is more appropriate to call such atheists, antitheists
or god haters.
Ironically, many Islamic preachers have referred to Al-Dostor Party as a party of antitheists
I was at this time living, like so many atheists or antitheists
, in a whirl of contradictions," he wrote in his autobiographical Surprised by Joy.