A very persuasive and thorough observation on science and the burden of proof.

The Isaiah 53:5 Project

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This is the way the world ends

This is the way the world ends

This is the way the world ends

Not with a bang but a whimper

-T.S. Eliot

Recently, an atheist told me this.

“If God loves me, wants to have a relationship with me, and yet doesn’t give me the evidence I need to make me believe in Him, He is basically failing and that has to suck for Him.”

This statement is baffling to me for a few reasons.

1.  It assumes that God does not love the non-believer because God is not playing by the arbitrary rules the non-believer set up.

2.  It assumes that God can fail.

3.  It is arrogant beyond all measure.

4. It regards ALL of the evidence God has provided as insufficient and makes this insufficiency God’s problem.

So, what kind of proof do non-believers generally demand?

In almost all…

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