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Will Time Continue Eternally? (Video)

Tim responds to the idea that time came into existence with the Big Bang and whether or not it will continue forever.

Blog Post | Science | Tim Barnett | April 10, 2017

Always Ask What They Mean by “God”

When people tell me they don’t believe God exists, I have a specific question for them: What do you mean by “God”?

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | March 29, 2017

Fine-Tuning is Unlikely, but Unlikely Things Happen All the Time

Yes, the fine-tuning of the universe for life is highly unlikely, but unlikely things happen all the time, right? Here's why this objection to the fine-tuning argument doesn't work.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 24, 2017

The Apology to the LGBT Community That Needs an Apology

Both Jesus and Paul modeled genuine love in the context of making a right judgment. We should do the same for the sake of others.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Tim Barnett | February 2, 2017

Answering the Galileo Myth

I recently gave a talk at the University of Toronto on the topic of science and faith. I argued that modern science was birthed out of a theistic worldview. But if this is the case, why did the Roman Catholic Church persecute Galileo for doing science?

Podcast Episode | Science | Tim Barnett | December 15, 2016

What Made Eve “Suitable” for Adam?

What can we learn about the design of marriage from the word “suitable” in Genesis?

Blog Post | Ethics | Tim Barnett | October 14, 2016

What's Wrong with Religious Pluralism?

Many people think all religions are equally true, but this isn't possible. Here's why.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | September 29, 2016

Helping Students Think about the Evidence for Evolution

This month, I want to offer you is a helpful way for categorizing the evidence that is offered in support of macroevolution. By identifying which group any particular evidence belongs to, you will be able to offer a general response. After assessing numerous arguments for evolution, I have found that each falls into one of three categories: exaggerated extrapolations, egregious errors, and equivocal evidence. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | March 2, 2016

Was Adam a Historical Person?

There are a host of reasons why I believe Christians should not embrace macroevolution. Among the most serious is the theistic evolutionist’s rejection of a historical Adam. In this podcast, Tim walks through three biblical reasons why denying a real Adam creates many more problems than it solves. Download the mp3...

Podcast Episode | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 22, 2016

Is the Biblical Stance against Homosexuality Necessarily Unloving?

What would you do if your homosexual friend or family member were to interpret your biblical stance against homosexual behavior as a lack of love towards them? Does believing that homosexual behavior is wrong automatically make you a hateful person? Can the Christian hold to the clear biblical teaching that homosexual behavior is sinful while remaining loving towards the homosexual?

Blog Post | Ethics | Tim Barnett | February 13, 2016