This guest says that being an atheist comes with an increased risk of suicide, depression, and other health problems, and atheists are "historically illiterate."
Ricky grew up in South Los Angeles, experiencing a unique side of racism. He details what landed him in prison, and how the church helped him out. Do some people need faith?
Rick is a former police officer and marine who says the Bible doesn't have a single error or contradiction, that atheism is a religion of faith, evolution is a lie, and homosexuals will burn in Hell along side those who reject God. Clear your throat now for lots of yelling in your car. - Commercial free episodes are available at Patreon.com/davidcsmalley.
If the abuse isn't enough, the way the church leadership handled it will disturb you. From end times prophecy, to the sexual abuse she faced in the church, proud Dogma Debate Patron, Emily Bludworth, flew to Los Angeles to tell the in-person story of her journey out of the faith and into Humanism.
Dallas Duff believes in the Bible, but is agnostic on the resurrection. He claims to be more religious, yet less dogmatic. And finally, he puts forward the notion that the world is a better place because of religion.
He's listened to all 383 episodes of Dogma Debate. And he's still a Christian. Now, Jared VanHorn joins David Smalley for #384 to tell the world why he hasn't been convinced.
Aphiah Cey-Jude joins David Smalley to discuss his special lineage as one of God's Chosen People, as a descendent of Hebrew Israelites. David explores his views on biblical slavery, and why he thinks we should still follow the Old Testament while worshipping Jesus Christ.
Having a beer with a Catholic friend at my house, and we recorded the conversation.
Known only as "John Doe" on Twitter, this guest says men should lead all households even if the woman is the more qualified leader, and that David misunderstands biblical slavery. We also surprise another 'spiritual' guest with his favorite YouTuber, Jaclyn Glenn in studio! This is our chance to discuss Atheism 101: the basics of what it means to be an atheist.
David rants more about the atheist movement with Emery Emery, Jamie Kilstein, and Michael Cain, along with infuriating audio on News for the 4th Listener. The full episode is available with no commercials, and extra video at patreon.com/davidcsmalley