“God Did It” Explains Everything … or Maybe Not

“God did it” is an easy answer to many riddles within science. It’s so broad that it can explain anything, but this means that it explains nothing. [Read more…]

Understanding Morality—It’s Really Not that Hard

When apologist Greg Koukl critiques atheist morality, it’s hard to imagine that he’ll get so many things wrong. [Read more…]

A Pro-Christian Argument For A Change: TAG

How about an argument from the Christian standpoint for a change? This is the Transcendental Argument as presented in my novel “Cross Examined.” [Read more…]

Avoid Christian Rationalization With This One Rule

How do we evaluate evidence? This often underlies disagreement between atheists and Christians. Here’s a procedure to get everyone on the same page. [Read more…]

Plantinga’s Unconvincing “Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism”

Respected Christian philosopher Alvin Plantinga wants to show that the idea of evolution is self-defeating. Unfortunately, he’s outside his area of expertise. His argument hasn’t convinced biologists, and it shouldn’t convince you. [Read more…]

Explanation for Objective Morality? Another Fail.

In my never-ending quest to find a reasonable defense for the Christian claim of objective morality, I consider the argument of another apologist. [Read more…]

The ONE Bias That Cripples Every Christian Apologetic Argument

I’ve come across a single bias (in many forms) that seems to underlie Christian arguments. [Read more…]

How Science Works (and How Christianity Thinks it Wins)

Creationists like to point to discarded ideas that science has left behind—geocentrism, Piltdown Man, ether, the steady-state universe. What they don’t seem to realize is that science’s ability to change in the face of new facts is a strength, not a weakness. [Read more…]

Frank Turek’s Criminally Bad C.R.I.M.E.S. Argument: Evil and Science

This is the final part of Frank Turek’s comprehensive apologetic for Christianity. He says that the Problem of Evil actually works in his favor, and the fruits of science are proof of God’s existence. See if you were more impressed than I was. [Read more…]

Frank Turek’s Criminally Bad C.R.I.M.E.S. Argument: Morality

Turek makes the popular mistake of confusing “morality” and “objective morality.” A dictionary would clear up a lot of Turek’s confusion. [Read more…]


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