Reasonable Faith Podcast: Is the Multiverse Dead?

Dr. Craig comments on a controversial radio show featuring Jeff Zweerink and "Skydive Phil" on the 'multiverse' and fine-tuning arguments. [display_podcast]KEVIN HARRIS: You know, I was wondering – if there is a multiverse then maybe one dollar is actually two dollars in the next universe, and then if you keep adding the universes you keep adding dollars, and if there’s an infinite number of universes then you have an actual infinite number of dollars in your bank account. I was trying to fi … [Read more...]

Reasonable Faith Podcast: Bathroom Wars and Identity

Why have public restrooms become an issue in our culture? [display_podcast]Kevin Harris: The issue of transgenderism isn’t going anywhere, in particular the debate over which bathroom you can use according to whether you feel like you’re a man or a woman. This has got conservatives extremely upset and more progressives, or liberal people, want to include this in their agenda.You’ve been following this whole thing. What are your thoughts on the “bathroom wars”?Dr. William Lane Craig: … [Read more...]

Reasonable Faith Podcast: Questions on the Soul, Fine Tuning, and a Maximally Great Being

Dr. Craig answers Questions on the Soul, Fine Tuning, and a Maximally Great Being, in other words: what happens to the soul at death, clarifications on the Argument from Fine Tuning, and the Ontological Argument. [display_podcast]KEVIN HARRIS: Welcome to Reasonable Faith with Dr. William Lane Craig. I’m Kevin Harris. Some good Q&A on the podcast today regarding the Soul, Fine Tuning, and a Maximally Great Being. Stay close for that. By the way, I personally suspected just from what I was … [Read more...]

WWUTT: The Bible Is True Because the Bible Says It’s True?

How can we know that the Bible really is God's word and it what it says is true?Well, first of all, because the Bible says so. Whoa! Hold the phone! The Bible is true because the Bible says it's true? That's a circular argument! Listen, it’s perfectly reasonable.If we said the Bible was something the Bible didn't say that would be a problem, wouldn’t it? But even on its own, the reasoning isn’t circular. The Bible is self-affirming. We use history to examine history, right?Well, lik … [Read more...]

An Examined Life with Jeff Allen 54: Atheism, Humanism, Abortion and Christian Worldview with Nancy Pearcey, part 3

[display_podcast] Nancy Pearcey, author of books such as How Now Shall We Live and Total Truth and visiting scholar at Houston Baptist University, joins us on today’s show. Jeff Allen: So, what do you have on the horizon?Nancy Pearcey: Well, I’m currently working on a book on ethical issues, such as abortion, homosexuality, and euthanasia. Most books on this subject are either about what the Bible says or moral reasoning. I’m showing the worldview, the view of the human person. You cannot r … [Read more...]

An Examined Life with Jeff Allen: Christian Worldview with Nancy Pearcey, part 2

[display_podcast] Nancy Pearcey, author of books such as How Now Shall We Live and Total Truth and visiting scholar at Houston Baptist University, joins us on today’s show. Jeff Allen: You have stated before that you were a skeptic and at one point slipped into a period of nihilism. Could you explain this period? Nancy Pearcey: When I was 19, I went to L’Abri and they knew the questions I had better than I did. As Christians, they had studied worldviews enough that they understood secular tho … [Read more...]