Quote of the Day: Oliver Kamm on Dawkins’s Polemics

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The secularist argument for having no religious test for public office is not the same as the argument for atheism. The argument for atheism is not the same as deriding religion as the source of conflict. Dawkins’s polemics are to secularism what C.S. Lewis’s The Screwtape Letters is to religious apologetics: knowing, insular and sanctimonious.

via Dawkins v God: Stop the Fight, by Oliver Kamm* « The New Oxonian.

I haven’t read much of Dawkins, but I do know of his style. Yes, Robert, I intend to read his books – the two that you have recommended – shortly.

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