Posted: Aug 14, 2013 2:18 pm
by OlivierK
No, I don't, I mean atheist. He thinks the Church is an entirely human institution, and all talk of God is merely poetic allegory for generalisations about the human condition.

It's not unique to him, I assure you: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_atheism

This is where I would start if I were to mount a rational defence of Christianity, although I could see that ending up in a lot of agreement with the person arguing the negative, and imagine I'd take flak (rightly) for not arguing from the the viewpoint of what the vast majority of Christians believe Christianity to be.