The Hypocrisy of Faith: A Conversation with Hemant Mehta (AKA The Friendly Atheist)


Manage episode 315890763 series 2894092
By This Is Not Church. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this episode we chat with Hemant Mehta (AKA The Friendly Atheist)

Hemant Mehta is the editor of Friendly Atheist, appears on the Atheist Voice channel on YouTube, and co-hosts the uniquely-named Friendly Atheist Podcast. He is a former National Board Certified high school math teacher in the suburbs of Chicago, where he taught for for seven years. He continues to coach their Speech/forensics team.

Hemant has appeared on CNN and FOX News Channel, served on the boards for Foundation Beyond Belief (a charity organization targeting non-theistic donors) and the Secular Student Alliance (which creates and supports college atheist groups nationwide).

On April 1, 2020, Mehta won his first appearance on the television game show Jeopardy

You can follow Hemant on:

Facebook Twitter Instagram

Follow his blog on Patheos

Find his podcast HERE

You can purchase Hemant's books on

You can connect with us on Facebook Instagram Twitter

Want to help us with our future episodes of This Is Not Church Podcast? Join us on Patreon where you will get access to exclusive patron content such as early access to episode, videos of upcoming episodes, and live Q&A sessions.

Also check out our website for upcoming interviews and blog posts

Each episode of This Is Not Church Podcast is expertly engineered by our producer The Podcast Doctor Eric Howell. If you’re thinking of starting a podcast you need to connect with Eric!

69 episodes