I check to see if their answers rest on confirmed facts and valid logic. If they do, I change my view to theirs. If they do not, I stick with what I can determine rests on confirmed facts and valid logic. Following this method is what has led me to where I am now. Of course you might still ask...
How do you reconcile the difference in answers from the different columnists to the questions on this website?
The Atheist Perspective
What kind of god would give people cancer, aids, epilepsy, emphysema, diarrhea, or any of the other medical problems people get? Why worship a god that isn't good, even if he does exist?
Answers: Muslim, Atheist, Christian
How can chaos create order? That's impossible without intelligent direction. Atheism is emotional, not intellectual.
Answers: Muslim, Christian, Atheist
Are there evil spirits everywhere?
Is it moral to have sex before marriage? Please justify your answer.
What is Takeyya? Is it okay for Muslims to lie?
Atheist God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything Christopher Hitchens Atheist Atheism: A Philosophical Justification Michael Martin Atheist The God Delusion Richard Dawkins Atheist The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason Sam Harris Atheist Sense and Goodness Without God: A Defense of Metaphysical Naturalism Richard Carrier Atheist Humanism: A Very Short Introduction Stephen Law Atheist Hitler Homer Bible Christ: The Historical Papers of Richard Carrier 1995-2013 Richard Carrier Atheist Not the Impossible Faith Richard Carrier