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  • 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
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    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
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    Steve Chalke: Is the Bible infallible?

    Sometimes, apologetics involves answering tough questions asked by Christians, and even responding to arguments mounted by Christian leaders in Christian publications.... Read more
  • Doug Wilson vs Greg Boyd on Freedom

    We all know how hard it is to see how sovereignty and freedom are compatible. If there's a God who has all things under his control, how can his creatures have the... Read more
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    How Odd of God

    To many, the Old Testament seems a very strange text. No doubt there are many reasons for this – people sacrifice animals, swap sandals, lie on their side for months... Read more