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And what argument was that? What he did was claim he was not a christian. Calling someone on their lie/lies is not ad hom.Diminishing the character of a person is not equivalent to refuting that person’s argument.
“Ad hominem (Latin for "to the person"), short for argumentum ad hominem, typically refers to a fallacious argumentative strategy whereby genuine discussion of the topic at hand is avoided by instead attacking the character, motive, or other attribute of the person making the argument, or persons associated with the argument, rather than attacking the substance of the argument itself.” WIKIPEDIA