Other Worldviews

Does It Make Sense for an Atheist to Claim He Used to Be a Real Christian?

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Published on 10/27/2023

Greg adds another quick thought about the last call on the previous episode, then he answers questions about atheists claiming they used to be “real Christians,” whether the word “relationship” accurately describes our connection with God, and non-Christians receiving benefits from their prayers.


  • Commentary: One more thought on the last call from the previous episode about old-earth creationism (00:00)
  • What do you think about my view that it’s inconsistent with an atheist worldview for an atheist to claim he was once a real Christian? (05:00)
  • Is the word “relationship” an accurate word for our connection with God, or is there a more biblical way of describing it? (26:00)
  • What do you think of people from other religions appearing to receive benefits from their prayers? (41:00)

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