Monday, May 27, 2013

An atheist who understands what faith in Jesus really is

Terry Eagleton is arguably one of the UK's most prominent literary critics. He is an atheist, but a prominent critic of the New Atheists. He takes them to task for their superficial treatment and mis-representation of Christian faith.

There is a nice series of interviews of Eagleton with Arnold Eisen, a Jewish scholar.

Here is one where he discusses his understanding of what Christian faith really is.


  1. A far more accurate - and perhaps unfortunately, daunting - view of faith, I think.

  2. this is something to think about he has his point and I like it this may be a great view about the subject

    from a dissertations site