Part One: WHERE DID GOD COME FROM...AND WHO SAYS WE NEED GOD?
- "God Works in Mysterious Ways"
- A Cruel and Truly Monstrous God
- The Bible, Taken Literally, Is a Horror
- Christian Fundamentalists, Christian Fascists
- Seeing Jesus in a True Light
- What About the Ten Commandments?
- No New Testament Without the Old
- Fundamentalist and "Salad Bar" Christianity
- Religion and Oppressive Ruling Classes
- Evolution, the Scientific Method—and Religious Obscurantism
- If Gods Do Not Exist, Why Do People Believe in Them?
- Why Do People Believe in Different Gods?
Part Two: CHRISTIANITY, JUDAISM, AND ISLAM—
ROOTED IN THE PAST, STANDING IN THE WAY OF THE FUTURE
- The Historical Development and Role of Christianity: Doctrines and Power Politics
- Christianity As a New Religion: The Pivotal Role and Influence of Paul
- Demystifying Jesus and Christianity
- Islam Is No Better (and No Worse) Than Christianity
- Religious Fundamentalism, Imperialism, and the "War on Terror"
- Why Is Religious Fundamentalism Growing in Today's World?
- Rejecting the "Smug Arrogance of the Enlightened"
- The Growth of Religion and Religious Fundamentalism: A Peculiar Expression of a Fundamental Contradiction
Part Three: RELIGION—A HEAVY, HEAVY CHAIN
- Religion, Patriarchy, Male Supremacy and Sexual Repression
- The Bible Belt Is the Lynching Belt: Slavery, White Supremacy and Religion in America
- Christian Fascism and Genocide
- Religion, Fundamentalism, and the Slave Mentality
Part Four: GOD DOES NOT EXIST—WE NEED LIBERATION WITHOUT GODS
- The "Left Hand of God"—And the Right Way to Go About Winning Liberation
- The Myth of the Truthfulness and Positive Role of Religious Myth
- Reason Has Not "Failed Us"—Reason Is Absolutely Necessary—
Though, In Itself, It Is Not Enough
- Religious "Faith"—Let's Call It What It Is: Irrational
- God Does Not Exist—And There Is No Good Reason to Believe In God
- Religion as an Opiate of the People—And an Obstacle to Emancipation
- There Is No Such Thing As Unchanging, and Unchangeable,
- Liberation Without Gods