A former evangelical preacher, who now calls himself an "evolutionary evangelist," maintains that Christians need to embrace atheism to fully understand God.
Michael Dowd, author of Thank God for Evolution, has released a new work that critics say strays even further from biblical Christianity.
"I applaud what the New Atheists are doing, which is they point out all the horrific terrorist-like passages, where if you interpret it literally, the only conclusion you can possibly come to is that the God of the Bible is a cosmic terrorist by the definition of our own government's definition of terrorism," he notes....
2 Peter 2:1 But there were also false prophets among the people, even as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Lord who bought them, and bring on themselves swift destruction.
Proverbs 1 7 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; Fools despise wisdom and instruction. Romans 1 21 For even though they knew God, they did not honor Him as God, or give thanks; but they became futile in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened. 22 Professing to be wise, they became fools,---NASB