May 7, 2017
“…Deconversion stories are daunting. This one is especially so since it purports to tell us not just why a former Christian changed his mind, but why people like him will never be converted again. Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me. That sort of thing.
The story I have in mind is summed up in the article, “Why the Gospel Doesn’t Work on Deconverts,” written by Neil Carter. You can read it for yourself at patheos.com.  Your first time through might make you uncomfortable, though. Carter is articulate and the challenge sounds compelling. That’s where our system comes in…”