Gospel of Reason

Fernando Alcántar is a former evangelical missionary, now a gay humanist activist, preaching a new gospel where love and reason are not at odds.

To the Cross and Back

“…this letter is for anybody who has ever experienced pain, loss, and regret.”

 

Public Speaking Host Reviews

Powerful

Powerful

“Fernando Alcántar is a dynamic speaker with a powerful story. After his talk I got feedback from a number of our community members that they were moved by his words, and that he had inspired them to reflect on how they too could draw on their experiences to grow and help others. I highly recommend Alcántar as a speaker!”

 – Chris Stedman, Executive Director, Yale Humanist Society

Educational

Educational

“He charmed the audience delivering an interesting overview of his life in the ministry. The nontheist community welcomes Alcántar as a premier speaker and educator. We would host him again and again!”

 – Margaret Downey, Founder, Freethought Society

Memorable

Memorable

“Fernando clearly understands Maya Angelou’s advice that people will remember how you made them feel. He lets his audience into his world of clear thinking and honest feeling. We’ll invite him again.”

 – August Brunsman, Executive Director, Secular Student Alliance

The Gospel of Reason

… is very simple: Humanism should be about improving and saving lives — because thinking and loving should not be at odds.