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Monday, April 22, 2019

Slavery in the Bible and the Ancient Contexts

Here is my talk from the Mentionables Conference 2019, dealing with the issue of slavery in the Bible.


Monday, April 15, 2019

Has Christianity Historically Been In Conflict with Science? Aron Ra v. Tyler Vela

Here is my debate with Aron Ra dealing with the supposed historical conflict between science and Christianity.


And for those interested in the sources and the Bibliography I mentioned, here you go!


Barbour, Ian G. 2007. When Science Meets Religion : [Enemies, Strangers, or Partners?]. New York: Harpersanfrancisco.

———. and Society For. 2007. Religion and Science : Historical and Contemporary Issues. Cambridge: International Society For Science And Religion.

Barr, Stephen M. 2016. Believing Scientist - Essays on Science and Religion. William B Eerdmans Publishing.

C John Collins. 2003. Science & Faith : Friends or Foes? Wheaton, Ill.: Crossway Books.

"Center for Research in Science by Azusa Pacific University on Apple Podcasts." 2015. Azusa Pacific University.

Chapman, Allan. 2013. Slaying the Dragons : Destroying Myths in the History of Science and Faith. Oxford, England: Lion.

———. 2019. "History, Science, Religion: Capturing The Public Imagination - Professor Allan Chapman." Vimeo. Gresham College. March 19.

Dennett, Daniel and Alvin Plantinga. 2011. Science and Religion : Are They Compatible? New York: Oxford University Press.

Ecklund, Elaine Howard and Christopher P Scheitle. 2018. Religion vs. Science What Religious People Really Think. New York Oxford University Press.

Ferngren, Gary B. 2017. Science and Religion : A Historical Introduction. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Grant, Edward. 1996. The Foundations of Modern Science in the Middle Ages : Their Religious, Institutional, and Intellectual Contexts (Cambridge Studies in the History of Science). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Haag, James W, Gregory R Peterson, Michael L Spezio, F Leron Shults, Francisca Cho, Geoffrey Cantor, Brian Yazzie Burkhart, et al. 2014. The Routledge Companion to Religion and Science. New York: Routledge.

Hannam, James. 2011. The Genesis of Science : How the Christian Middle Ages Launched the Scientific Revolution. Washington (Dc): Regnery Publishing, Cop.

Lennox, John C. 2009. God’s Undertaker : Has Science Buried God? Oxford: Lion.

Lindberg, David. 2012. "The Florentine Heretic? Galileo, the Church and the Cosmos | Perimeter Institute." Perimeterinstitute.Ca.

———. 2007. Science in the Middle Ages. Chicago: Univ. Of Chicago Pr.

———. 2008. When Science & Christianity Meet. Chicago, Ill.: Univ. Of Chicago Press.

———. 2008. The Beginnings of Western Science : The European Scientific Tradition in Philosophical, Religious, and Institutional Context, Prehistory to A.D. 1450. Cambridge: International Society For Science And Religion.

Lindberg, David C, Ronald L Numbers, 2007. God and Nature : Historical Essays on the Encounter between Christianity and Science. Cambridge: International Society For Science And Religion.

Lindberg, David C, Ronald L Numbers, and Roy Porter. 2003. The Cambridge History of Science. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press.

Michael Newton Keas. 2019. Unbelievable : 7 Myths about the History and Future of Science and Religion. Wilmington, De: Isi Books.

Moritz, Joshua M. 2016. Science and Religion : Beyond Warfare and toward Understanding. Winona, Minnesota: Anselm Academic.

Numbers, Ronald L. 2001. Disseminating Darwinism : The Role of Place, Race, Religion, and Gender. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

———. 2010. Galileo Goes to Jail : And Other Myths about Science and Religion. Cambridge, Mass. ; London: Harvard University Press.

———. 2007. The Creationists : From Scientific Creationism to Intelligent Design. Cambridge: International Society For Science And Religion.

Numbers, Ronald L, and Kostas Kampourakis. 2015. Newton’s Apple and Other Myths about Science. Cambridge, Massachusetts Harvard University Press.

O’Neill, Tim. 2019. "History for Atheists." History for Atheists. February 25.

Plantinga, Alvin. 2012. Where the Conflict Really Lies : Science, Religion, and Naturalism. New York: Oxford University Press Inc.

Principe, Lawrence. 2014. "Scientism and the Religion of Science." YouTube. November 10.

Shapin, Steven. 2018. Scientific Revolution. University Of Chicago Press.

The Faraday Institute. 2019. "Lectures | The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion." Faraday-Institute.Org. Cambridge University.

"The Myth of Conflict." 2015. Bede.Org.Uk.

"A Short History of the Science vs Religion Debate." June.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Is Calvinism Semi-Gnostic?

In this episode, we discuss the accusation that Calvinism is semi-Gnosticism and whether or not that claim has any merit whatsoever.

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