The intellectual snobbery of modern atheism Admin Thursday, March 20, 2014 Does the fact that a group of smart, respected, insightful people thought and felt their way out of believing in God, mean everyone else should, too? Because intellectual history trends toward non-belief, human history must, too? © 2023 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: [email protected] The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own.