Upcoming Events

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NYC ATHEISTS BOOK CLUB: 6:00 PM - HAPPY HOUR / 6:30 PM - BOOK CLUB

Date & Time: Mar 20 2015 - 6:00pm
Location: Stone Creek -140 East 27th St. (3rd/Lex) – REAR ROOM
Host: DAVID ORENSTEIN, Ph.D
Subject: PETER SINGER’S BOOK, “THE EXPANDING CIRCLE: ETHICS, EVOLUTION AND MORAL PROGRESS.” What is ethics? Where do moral standards come from? Are they based on emotions, reason or some innate sense of right and wrong? For many scientists, the key lies entirely in biology--especially in Darwinian theories of evolution and self-preservation. But if evolution is a struggle for survival, why are we still capable of altruism?


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Cost: Free, but participants are expected to purchase drink or food to compensate Stone Creek for their space

“10 TOUGH PROBLEMS IN CHRISTIAN THOUGHT AND BELIEF: WHY YOU SHOULD DITCH THE FAITH” - NYC ATHEISTS MONTHLY MEETING

Date & Time: Mar 26 2015 - 6:30pm
Location: SLC Conference Center– 15 West 39th St. (3rd Floor)
Speaker: DAVID MADISON, Ph.D: David Madison was a Methodist minister for 10 years; he lost his faith, realized that he was gay, married (same sex) and became an Atheist. He has a Ph.D in Biblical Studies from Boston University.
Subject: “10 TOUGH PROBLEMS IN CHRISTIAN THOUGHT AND BELIEF: WHY YOU SHOULD DITCH THE FAITH” (PREVIEW OF DAVID MADISON'S UPCOMING BOOK) • My journey into, through and out of faith. • The Atheist publishing boom: its antecedents and the need for more. • Five tough problems of belief in god. • Five tough problems of Christianity • Conclusion: The falsification of Christianity and speculations about our reputation in the galaxy

Cost: We ask for a donation of $10 to help cover the cost of room rental.