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How Critical Theory Suppresses Healthy (and Necessary) Arguments

Neil Shenvi explains how critical theory suppresses healthy arguments and why we should not let pressure from critical theorists prevent us from analyzing controversial topics.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | December 5, 2019

Are We All Atheists?

Here’s a simple and clear response from William Lane Craig to the increasingly common charge from atheists, “We’re both atheists about most gods. I just believe in one fewer God than you do.”

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | November 11, 2019

The Worldview of Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials”

A new series based on Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials” trilogy had a very successful premiere on television this week, and it could open up opportunities to talk to your friends about God.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | November 6, 2019

How Relativism Leads to Intolerance and Rage

Relativism was embraced by our culture as a way to put an end to conflicts, but its result has been the exact opposite. Here’s why.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | October 31, 2019

Don’t Ignore Paul’s Warnings about Suffering

Paul says, “Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted” (2 Tim. 3:12). The question is, then, how do we prepare for it?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | October 24, 2019

Would Proving Christianity False Be a Good or Bad Thing?

The answer to whether or not proving Christianity false would be a good thing depends on whether or not Christianity is true, whether or not God exists, and what kind of “good” we’re talking about.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | September 25, 2019

A Response to Atheistic Moral Platonism

Some atheists who believe in objective moral values and duties argue that they’re simply brute facts of the universe, existing without explanation or foundation. Here’s how you can respond.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | September 19, 2019

You Won’t Know You’re Faithful until You’re Tested

A slow buildup of scorn, day in and day out, can be harder to withstand than a dramatic incident of persecution. How does one gain the courage we’re all going to need?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | August 15, 2019

Intelligent Design Theory Is the Result of Reason, Not Dogma

Many assume intelligent design is a religious claim that begins with the Bible, but people have been reasoning to the conclusion of intelligent design for millennia.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | August 7, 2019

Don’t Let Popular Culture Shape Your View of Reality

Spend enough time in artificial worlds that are grounded in false assumptions—especially without analyzing what you’re seeing—and you’ll be changed in ways you didn’t count on.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Amy K. Hall | July 17, 2019