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Abortion Challenge: This Is Not a Person

An acorn is not an oak tree. A chicken egg is not a chicken. Silk is not a dress. A fertilized egg is not a person. Alan responds to this challenge offered by some abortion-choice advocates.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Challenge - Intelligent Design Is Not Science

Alan answers this week's challenge: Intelligent design is not science.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Is Intelligent Design Just God-of-the-Gaps?

Alan responds to the common challenge that intelligent design is just a God-of-the-gaps explanation.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Is A Human Embryo Without an Active Brain Alive?

Alan responds to the challenge that a human embryo without a brain is not alive and, consequently, can be be killed. Alan answers this week's challenge.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Challenge Response: Faith Is Gullibility

Alan responds to the claim that faith is gullibility.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Are Early Human Embryos Individuals?

Alan Shlemon responds to the challenge that since human embryos can twin and then even recombine to form one, individual human life can't be determined until after this period.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 22, 2013

Challenge Response: The Blind Men and the Elephant

Alan responds to the challenge of using the parable of the blind men and the elephant as an argument against Christian belief.

Video | Apologetics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013

Challenge: Abortion Is Permissible - Nobody Has the Right to Use My Body

Does a woman's right to her own body trump the right to life of the unborn? This argument often expresses itself as the "violinist" argument. Alan responds to this week's challenge by explaining the problem with the "violinist" argument and its defense for abortion.

Video | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | February 20, 2013