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#STRask - November 11, 2019

Alan fills in for Greg and answers questions about ethical objections to a woman giving birth to her sister’s embryo and whether women should be required to see an ultrasound before an abortion.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | November 11, 2019

Can We Be Friends with People Who Are Different from Us?

Ellen DeGeneres and Elton John had some good words to say to people who don’t believe friendship and love are possible with those who differ on significant issues.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 22, 2019

#STRask - August 22, 2019

Questions about whether a nine-year-old atheist would go to Hell, how Jesus fulfilled the Old Testament laws, Proverbs 1:28 and backsliders, and how to respond to beggars.

Podcast Episode | Theology | Greg Koukl | August 22, 2019

What Does “Walk by Faith, Not by Sight” Mean?

Greg talks about the meaning of “not by sight” in 2 Corinthians 5:6–8, takes a question on how to spend money in a culture where businesses give to causes we disagree with, and then discusses an incident on The Bachelorette.

Podcast Episode | Ethics | Greg Koukl | August 16, 2019

The Myth That Same-Sex Parenting Makes No Difference

A recent study shows that children raised by lesbian couples are “significantly more likely to report same-sex attraction, sexual minority identity, and same-sex sexual experiences.”

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | August 14, 2019

#STRask - July 29, 2019

Questions about self-defense, generational curses, Jesus’ instructions to “make friends with unrighteous wealth,” and using a book of prayers.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | July 29, 2019

Interview: Scott Rae – Moral Choices

Sean McDowell talks to Scott Rae about the new edition of his book Moral Choices: An Introduction to Ethics.

Podcast Episode | Ethics | Greg Koukl | June 14, 2019

#STRask - June 3, 2019

Questions about intersex people, rejecting biblical sexuality with “not my Jesus,” the so-called “Platinum Rule,” and what makes Jesus’ yoke easy and burden light.

Podcast Episode | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | June 3, 2019

Are We Accountable for Unchosen Sinful Desires?

Wrongly assuming that homosexuality is either something one is born with or a choice often leads people to the conclusion that we’re not accountable for our desires. Alan explains why this is a mistake.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 22, 2019

#STRask - April 11, 2019

Greg answers questions about arguments for moral realism and the moral obligation to accept long-term medical interventions to prolong life.

Podcast Episode | Philosophy | Greg Koukl | April 11, 2019