Daniel C. Dennett

Daniel C. Dennett is University Professor and Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy and Co-Director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University. He is the author of several books, including "Caught in the Pulpit" (co-authored by Linda LaScola), "Breaking the Spell," "Freedom Evolves" and "Darwin's Dangerous Idea."

Stories by Daniel C. Dennett
Pastors Who Don’t Believe: Can Churches Support Them?

How many churches today are led by ministers who have lost their faith? Can churches learn to accept and support them?

How to tell if you’re an atheist

The existence of clergy without belief is neither rare nor trivial.

Open the books, tell the truth

Pope Benedict the XVI cannot escape responsibility for clerical sex abuse scandals in Europe.

bearded doubt
Non-Believing Clergy: Now What Shall We Do?

Part 19 of the OnFaith Forum “Disbelief in the Pulpit.”

Are Non-Believing Clergy a Silent Majority?

Part one of the OnFaith Forum “Disbelief in the Pulpit.”

Problem of evil and religion’s double standard

There is no “solution” to the problem of evil.