Yes many have proclaimed a similar sentiment many times in the past, but their errors have no bearing on today other than to lull you into spiritual apathy, and that too was prophesied to occur in the last days.Yes, previous errors do have a bearing on today. If you've been wrong a hundred times, the hundred and first loses just a teensy bit of credibility.
If you're not a believer in Jesus Christ because you're an atheist, consider that the underlying impetus for your disbelief is most likely borne of pride and here's why:Pascal's Wager is the Worst. Apologetic. Ever.
When we die, if you as an atheist were right, then there is no upside or downside for anyone regarding the afterlife. We will all simply cease to exist
However if we Christians were right about our belief in the afterlife, then we will be given eternal life and you as an atheist will receive eternal damnation
The intellectually dishonest and/or tortured reasoning used by atheists to try and disprove the existence of God is nothing more than attempts to posture themselves as superior (a symptom of pride).Poisoning the well. I really would like to see some actual examples one of these days of atheist intellectual dishonesty and tortured reasoning.
Consider the following interesting facts about the bible that testify to its God-inspired authorship:The commenter lists a number of "facts"; this is a perfect example of looking for confirmatory evidence, instead of looking for disconfirmatory evidence.
Well, am I getting through to you?Not yet. Keep trying.