Sam and Becky speak with Michael Nugent of Atheist Ireland about Ireland’s 2009 anti-blasphemy law, Catholic influence on Irish law, and Ireland’s changing religious demographics. Then Mike, Sam, and Becky discuss news items and respond to listener emails.
Big thanks to Living After Faith for the use of the studio for this week’s interview!
For information about the trial of Adam “Nergal” Darksi of the metal band Behemoth, check out this UPI story.
Also, here’s the press release for the American Atheists trial in Kentucky, about the religious requirement laws, and here’s the FFRF press release for the IRS trial.
So, what’s your take on Jimmy from Richmond’s email? For your edification, here it is in full:
What would God need to do in order to show you that Jesus is the only One to surrender your life to–and have you asked God for this?
Also: When you die one day and stand before God what will you say to Him when He asks you why you have rejected His Son that He sent to save you? Would you blame Him because He has given you free will?
Jimmy from Richmond