A Rebuke from an Atheist

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I remember when I was growing up, that one of the worst things a person could do was take the Lord’s name in vain. Saying “oh my God” was bad enough, but “Jesus Christ” was absolutely offensive. I was among the offended, but it bothered me that “taking the Lord’s name in vain” was among the chief offenses one could make. For a while, I thought it was because the name of God was powerful, that it carried weight. In my pentecostal circles, there…