|A bus in the desert. Source: desertskytours.com|
- By denying the existence of the divine atheism implicitly advocates the supremacy of the profane.
- Atheism invites us to ignore, dismiss and degrade past personal experiences of the divine as mere delusions.
- Atheism encourages us to shut our minds and our hearts to the possibility of future experiences of the divine. In this respect it lacks the very spirit of enquiry and curiosity that its adherents so often proclaim to elevate.