Against the Tide: Oxford’s John Lennox Describes Kinship with C. S. Lewis

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"I owe him an immense amount because although he wasn’t a scientist, he understood science. He understood the implications and the philosophy of science." Source
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Why Something Instead of Nothing? November 19, Oxford’s John Lennox Goes “Against the Tide”

Atheism, atoms, beauty, C.S. Lewis, Christianity, cultural elite, debates, faith, Faith & Science, God’s Not Dead, human consciousness, Internet, J.R.R. Tolkien, John Lennox, Judeo-Christian tradition, Kevin Sorbo, mathematicians, Northern Ireland, Oxford University, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, science, theaters, theism
Trumpeters for atheism are not being truthful when they say things like “Religion teaches us to be satisfied with not really understanding.” Source
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“Lifelikeness” Without Intelligent Design? Brian Miller Responds to Jeremy England

acoustic waves, Brian Miller, electricity, Energy, energy converter, enzyme, Every Life Is on Fire, Evolution News, Exodus, experimentation, faith, information, information theory, instructions, Intelligent Design, Jeremy England, lifelikeness, Michael Denton, microphone, Moses, origin of life, Orthodox Jews, particles, physics, rabbis, scripture, speakers, specifications, The Miracle of the Cell, thermodynamics, uncertainty, waveguide, wavelengths, webcam
Dr. England has a poetic and ingenious article reflecting on God’s commissioning of Moses to lead the Jews out from Egypt. Source
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Stephen Meyer and James Tour: Tonight, a Wide-Ranging and Personal Conversation

abiogenesis, chemical evolution, Christianity, Discovery Institute, Discovery Institute Press, faith, Faith & Science, Intelligent Design, James Tour, mind, origin of life, physical processes, Rice University, Stephen Meyer, The Mystery of Life’s Origin
Does life's origin reflect the activity of a mind, or do blind, purely physical processes alone serve as a fully satisfactory explanation? Source
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An Intro to Arguments for God’s Existence

2. Does God Exist?, Apologetics, Christian Apologetics, Christianity, Doubts, Evidence, existence of God, faith, God’s existence, J. Brian Huffling, Questions, Reasons, Skeptics, Theology and Christian Apologetics
By J. Brian Huffling Does God exist? This has been one of the most asked questions in history with the most profound implications. As Norman Geisler used to say, our view of God’s existence is most important since it determines what we think about everything else. There are many arguments for God’s existence. This article will examine the standard classical proofs with typical objections and evaluations. The proofs for God are varied and different, but they can be classified as either a posteriori or a priori. The former means the proofs are based on (or after/post) experience, while the latter are allegedly not based on experience, but prior/apart from it. A posteriori proofs are empirical in nature and take it that we can trust our senses. A priori proofs start…
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The Importance Of A Balanced Faith

Apologetics, Balanced Faith, Bob Perry, Christianity, Church, Desiring God, faith, theology, Theology and Christian Apologetics, True Horizon
By Bob Perry It is very easy to get engrossed in all the arguments for God. People like me love to demonstrate the scientific and philosophical evidence for God. And there are good reasons for us to expose the ethical vacuum we create when we remove God from the culture. These are the kinds of things on which I focus a lot of time, energy, reading, and teaching. It’s good to know things about God. But people like me must also realize that knowing about God can become a distracting detour from the primary purpose of our lives — the pursuit of God. We have heads and hearts. And a balanced faith requires that we engage both. One Wing, Won’t Fly When I was in the Marine Corps, one of my best friends was…
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