Debate: God Does Not Exist (Butt-Scott)


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A debate between Kyle Butt and Blair Scott was conducted on the campus of the University of North Alabama on September 29, 2011. The debate was on the subject of God's Existence. Blair Scott affirmed the proposition, "God does not exist," and Kyle Butt denied this proposition. Kyle Butt is a Christian apologist at Apologetics Press. He has authored or co-authored more than 25 books dealing with such topics as the existence of God, atheism, the deity of Christ, and the inspiration of the Bible. He recevied a B.A. in Bible and Communication and an M.A. in New Testament Studies from Freed-Hardeman University. He currently serves as the editor of Discovery magazine, a monthly journal for kids dealing with Scripture and science. He is the associate editor to Reason & Revelation, a monthly journal of Christian evidences for adults. Blair Scott is the Communications Director for the American Atheists, Inc. He is a staff writer for American Atheist magazine and manages the NoGod-Blog, the official blog of American Atheists. He hosts The Critical Eye Podcast with his co-host Tom Hand. Blair has been an atheist since the seventh grade and was an activist in the United States Navy. Blair was formerly the Alabama State Director and National Affiliate Director for American Atheists, Inc., as well as the Director of the North Alabama Freethought Association. Blair lives in Huntsville, Alabama with his wife and twin daughters, where he writes a regular column on atheism for the Huntsville Times.