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    Would Bartlet kill Laden?

    It's been interesting observing the theological exchanges about the death of Bin Laden in the last few days. George Weigel came out in First Things and responded to the... Read more
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    Chan, Bell & Hell

    Francis Chan never mentions Rob Bell by name in the nine minute trailer for his new book, Erasing Hell: What God Said About Eternity, And The Things We’ve Made Up. I... Read more
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    Hell: The plot thickens

    Once upon a time, there were two famous pastors named Bob and Frankie... Read more
  • Nihilism, freedom and interior decorating

    There are an awful lot of prejudices masquerading as arguments, David Bentley Hart believes, in the writings of Dennett, Harris, Hitchens, Dawkins and co. The scientific... Read more
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    Reports of our death have been greatly exaggerated

    We really are in the ‘year of the Bible’. Everybody’s talking about it, quoting it, and making TV shows about it. Christopher Hitchens wrote a very positive piece... Read more
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    Nietzsche’s good manners

    The fashionable atheist pamphleteers of recent years have annoyed a lot of people, including many of my most intelligent atheist or agnostic friends, but few can have... Read more
  • And this big story is bunk image

    And this big story is bunk

    It’s been years since I’ve enjoyed reading a book as much as David Bentley Hart’s exceptional Atheist Delusions: The Christian Revolution and its Fashionable... Read more
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    The Reason Against God (Part II)

    So there’s an interesting atheist rebuttal of Tim Keller’s The Reason for God online, and I’m halfway through responding to it. Last week, I responded to the... Read more
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    The Reason Against God: Part 1

    A friend of mine pointed me to a fascinating rebuttal of Tim Keller’s The Reason for God. It’s in two parts: a response to the first part of Keller’s book, in... Read more
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    Forged

    If you’re trying to discredit the Bible, the academic you’re most likely to wheel out these days is Bart Ehrman, on whom I’ve posted briefly before. True to form,... Read more