"- - - A Christian might criticize a person for not making an effort to learn more about Christianity, even to the point of arguing that such lapses could be enough to send a person to hell. However, there can be no rational argument that a just God would send a person to hell if they had investigated and simply failed to find sufficient reason to believe."Austin Cline has posted a lengthy but interesting analysis of belief and choices, beliefs and actions.
"- - - it is the method of belief formation which ultimately separates theist and atheists more then the details of a person's theism."
"- - - it is more important to try and encourage skepticism and critical thinking in people rather than to try and simply "convert" them to atheism."