Derek S Murphy
  • Male
  • Portland, OR
  • United States
Share on Facebook

Derek S Murphy's Friends

  • Eva Sanchez

Derek S Murphy's Discussions

Need a name for a novel about the Antichrist saving humanity from God.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Cathy Ross Oct 25, 2011. 5 Replies

I'm working on an epic novel divided into a series - the working title is "The Bible, Part II". It's basically "Left Behind" but with the antichrist as the protagonist who fights back against God's…Continue

Tags: ideas, creative, inspiration, names, publishing

Gifts Received


Derek S Murphy has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


Derek S Murphy's Page

Profile Information

Your Religious Status
Atheist, Secular/Nonreligious/Agnostic, Other
About Me:
Working on my PHD in literature in Taiwan; would like to make a career out of critically dismantling Christianity through book publishing and painting (check out either my book, Jesus Potter Harry Christ, or my scandalous oil paintings at
Why are you here?
Networking, support, learning and education. If anybody needs publishing help or advice, feel free to ask - I work as an editor/book designer.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Mostly it was because of the impossibility of a good God not loving all humans equally and limiting salvation to one little corner of the world.
Think Atheist Travel Network Couch Availability - Are you able to host anyone now?

Derek S Murphy's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Derek S Murphy's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Derek S Murphy's Blog

Running into a cathedral with a stick of dynamite

Posted on April 26, 2011 at 1:30am 0 Comments


I’ve always been one to let curiosity get the best of me. On the playground as a child, I refused to use the space as it was intended the way other children did. I played on the roof, I played on the outside of the walls, I climbed up the support beams. I wasn’t inclined to be restricted by the ‘right’ way to interact with the space set out for me. This trend of individualism marked many important decisions in my life, from being an exchange student…


Did Jesus exist? Please help!

Posted on April 24, 2011 at 12:00pm 5 Comments

One of the main reasons I left seminary school was the problems with historical Jesus research. After reading books like "The Jesus Mysteries" and "The Jesus Puzzle" I began to do my own research.

After a decade of study I've just published my own book "Jesus Potter Harry Christ" which uses Harry to identify the mythic nature of the Bible and reassesses the history. The reason I wrote this book was to draw awareness to the fact that a strong case can be made for the fully mythical…


Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Think Atheist to add comments!

Join Think Atheist

At 8:22pm on April 25, 2011, Kenneth Montville D.D. said…
Just started the book, so far so good. I am looking forward to finishing it. I'll probably even write a review of it for my weekly netcast. If that happens I will send the link. Cheers.
At 12:36am on April 25, 2011, Monica McGee (Monicks) said…

Welcome to Think Atheist, Derek! We are happy to have you here.

Welcome to Think Atheist!

Here is a list of useful links to get you started:


Welcome Center

About Think Atheist

Content Posting Guidelines

Video Posting Guidelines

Think Atheist Radio Show

Moderators of Think Atheist

Shop Think Atheist Bracelets Dog Tags

Help Center


Any suggestions or questions you might have, don't hesitate to tweet me or message me, or contact any of the moderators.




© 2022   Created by Rebel.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service