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Unbelievable?

Unbelievable?

Unbelievable?' engages in fundamental questions on Christianity with the intention to openly discuss different opinions between Christians and non-believers.

Episodes

  • Classic Replay: Sex outside marriage debate Classic Replay: Sex outside marriage debate Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Sex outside marriage debate

    First broadcast in May 2010. Faith Forster of Ichthus Christian Fellowship and Sue Meyer who describes herself as an "Atheist freethinking feminist” debate whether the traditional Christian view of keeping sex within marriage is good or bad for men and women. • For exclusive resources and to support us: USA <http://www.premierinsight.org/unbelievableshow> • Rest of the World: <https://resources.premier.org.uk/supportunbelievable> • For our regular Newsletter …

  • Stephen C Meyer and Brian Keating - The Return of the God Hypothesis Stephen C Meyer and Brian Keating - The Return of the God Hypothesis Play in Edifi Player

    Stephen C Meyer and Brian Keating - The Return of the God Hypothesis

    Stephen C Meyer of the Discovery Institute says that 3 key scientific advances in cosmology and biology have reignited the case for God. He discusses the claims in his new book 'The Return of the God Hypothesis' with Brian Keating, Professor of Physics at the University of California, San Diego. For Stephen C Meyer [https://stephencmeyer.org](https://stephencmeyer.org/) For Brian Keating [http://briankeating.com](http://briankeating.com/) • For exclusive resources and to support us: USA …

  • Sabine Hossenfelder and Luke Barnes - The fine-tuning of the Universe: Was the cosmos made for us? Sabine Hossenfelder and Luke Barnes - The fine-tuning of the Universe: Was the cosmos made for us? Play in Edifi Player

    Sabine Hossenfelder and Luke Barnes - The fine-tuning of the Universe: Was the cosmos made for us?

    The Big Conversation - Episode 4 | Season 3. Many physicists have pointed out the extraordinary ‘fine tuning’ of the physical laws of the universe that have allowed life to develop within the cosmos. Luke Barnes believes it gives evidence for a designer behind the cosmos, whereas Sabine Hossenfelder disagrees, questioning whether we can even speak of ‘fine tuning’ as a phenomenon. For bonus content, updates and more shows sign up at …

  • Should we rethink worship in a Covid age? Tim Hughes, Lucy Brierley, Muyiwa Olarewaju and Graham Nicholls Should we rethink worship in a Covid age? Tim Hughes, Lucy Brierley, Muyiwa Olarewaju and Graham Nicholls Play in Edifi Player

    Should we rethink worship in a Covid age? Tim Hughes, Lucy Brierley, Muyiwa Olarewaju and Graham Nicholls

    The pandemic has changed the way churches deliver worship online and in- person. Justin is joined by church and worship leaders Tim Hughes, Muyiwa Olarewaju, Lucy Brierley & Graham Nicholls, to talk about lessons learned and what the future may look like. Originally broadcast as part of Spring Harvest 2021: Unrivalled. Justin also talks with Jon Yates about his new book ‘[Fractured: Why our societies are coming apart and how we put them back together …

  • 2021 Conference highlights - NT Wright, Tom Holland, Clare Williams, Sean and Josh McDowell 2021 Conference highlights - NT Wright, Tom Holland, Clare Williams, Sean and Josh McDowell Play in Edifi Player

    2021 Conference highlights - NT Wright, Tom Holland, Clare Williams, Sean and Josh McDowell

    Justin presents highlights from the recent Unbelievable? Conference 2021: How to tell the greatest story ever told, featuring NT Wright, Tom Holland, Clare Williams, Sean & Josh McDowell and Ruth Jackson.    Get all the HD video sessions from the conference as a digital download <https://shop.premier.org.uk/collections/unbelievable/products/unbelievable-2021 -digital-download-pre-order>    • For exclusive resources and to support us: USA <http://www.premierinsight.org/unbelievableshow> • Rest of …

  • NT Wright and Douglas Murray - Identity, myth & miracles: How do we live in a post-Christian world? NT Wright and Douglas Murray - Identity, myth & miracles: How do we live in a post-Christian world? Play in Edifi Player

    NT Wright and Douglas Murray - Identity, myth & miracles: How do we live in a post-Christian world?

    Episode 3 | Season 3 of The Big Conversation. Social commentator Douglas Murray engages theologian NT Wright on whether Christianity still makes best sense of the world in a post-Christian age, and how to address the growing meaning and identity crisis in the West. For bonus content, updates and more shows, sign up at [http://www.thebigconversation.show](http://www.thebigconversation.show/) ​​ We'd love to know what you think of the conversation! Take our survey: …

  • Should Christians embrace the Enneagram? Todd Wilson & Marcia Montenegro Should Christians embrace the Enneagram? Todd Wilson & Marcia Montenegro Play in Edifi Player

    Should Christians embrace the Enneagram? Todd Wilson & Marcia Montenegro

    The Enneagram has become a wildly popular personality tool in secular and spiritual circles. But is it a theologically valid way of understanding human psychology? Pastor and theologian Todd Wilson, author of 'The Enneagram goes to church' believes the Enneagram can be a transformative tool for churches. Ex-new ager Marcia Montenegro, author of 'Richard Rohr and the Enneagram Secret' believes it is a spiritual deception. For Todd Wilson [http://www.toddawilson.com](http://www.toddawilson.com/) …

  • Classic Replay: Can we trust the Trinity? – James White and Sir Anthony Buzzard Classic Replay: Can we trust the Trinity? – James White and Sir Anthony Buzzard Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Can we trust the Trinity? – James White and Sir Anthony Buzzard

    Is the doctrine of the Trinity to be found in the Bible? Was Jesus really "of one substance" with God the Father? US Christian apologist James White of Alpha and Omega Ministries returns to defend the doctrine of the Trinity as he discusses key Old and New Testament texts with Sir Anthony Buzzard of the Restoration Fellowship. James believes the doctrine of the Trinity is implicit and explicit at various points throughout scripture. Anthony disagrees and claims the Doctrine of the Trinity is …

  • Why the Bible makes sense of modern life - Tom Holland & Andrew Ollerton Why the Bible makes sense of modern life - Tom Holland & Andrew Ollerton Play in Edifi Player

    Why the Bible makes sense of modern life - Tom Holland & Andrew Ollerton

    It's still the bestselling book in the world. But can the Bible speak to modern life in the way it has to past generations? Andrew Ollerton, author of 'The Bible: A book that makes sense of life', explains why he believes the Bible has a unique ability to speak to who we are as humans. He is joined by historian Tom Holland, author of books including 'Dominion', and editor of 'Revolutionary: Who was Jesus? Why does he still matter?' Tom talks about his own journey of finding a new appreciation …

  • Classic Replay: The Unification Church of Sun Myung Moon & Easter – Christian Nseka and Doug Harris Classic Replay: The Unification Church of Sun Myung Moon & Easter – Christian Nseka and Doug Harris Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: The Unification Church of Sun Myung Moon & Easter – Christian Nseka and Doug Harris

    The Unification church of Revd Sun Myung Moon (aka The Moonies) is often regarded as a cult.  But what do they actually believe about Jesus and his death and resurrection? Christian Nseka is a member of the religion and believes we need to see Jesus' death and resurrection in a new way.  He believes that Christ did not fulfil his mission and that Revd Moon is the new Messiah. Doug Harris runs the Reachout Trust, a Christian organisation seeking to engage with Cults and the New Age.  He …

  • Nick Bostrom and Ros Picard - God, AI & the future of humanity: Is technology the key to immortality? Nick Bostrom and Ros Picard - God, AI & the future of humanity: Is technology the key to immortality? Play in Edifi Player

    Nick Bostrom and Ros Picard - God, AI & the future of humanity: Is technology the key to immortality?

    Episode 2 | Season 3 of The Big Conversation. Prof Nick Bostrom, director of the Future of Humanity Institute at Oxford University and Prof Rosalind Picard, director of the Affective Computing Research Group at MIT debate the philosophical and spiritual questions raised by AI. Could AI become conscious? Are we living in a simulation universe? Could technology be the key to immortality? For bonus content, updates and details of the Douglas Murray & NT Wright livestream sign up at …

  • Classic Replay: Seventh Day Adventism – David Burnett, Victor Hulbert and Doug Harris Classic Replay: Seventh Day Adventism – David Burnett, Victor Hulbert and Doug Harris Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Seventh Day Adventism – David Burnett, Victor Hulbert and Doug Harris

    An Inter-Christian discussion on the beliefs and doctrines that are distinctive of Seventh Day Adventists. Why do they hold to Saturday as the ‘true’ day for worship and rest? Are they too legalistic? What about the failed prophecy of Christ's return that they grew out of? What should we make of founder Ellen White's teaching on ‘Investigative Judgement’? David Burnett and Victor Hulbert of the SDA church in the UK respond to these questions raised by Doug Harris of the Reachout Trust in a …

  • Do Muslims & Christians worship the same God? Andy Bannister & Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon Do Muslims & Christians worship the same God? Andy Bannister & Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon Play in Edifi Player

    Do Muslims & Christians worship the same God? Andy Bannister & Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon

    It's often claimed that, despite their religious differences, Muslims and Christians still believe in and worship the same creator God. In his new book Andy Bannister explains why he believes the God of Islam and Christianity cannot be the same. In contrast, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, who heads up Christian-Muslim interfaith work in Nigeria, believes that the two religions are working with different concepts of the same God. Plus, apologist Clare Williams, who is one of the speakers at …

  • Classic Replay: Are we alone in the universe? – Paul Davies & John Lennox Classic Replay: Are we alone in the universe? – Paul Davies & John Lennox Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Are we alone in the universe? – Paul Davies & John Lennox

    What does it take for life to get going in our universe?  Is there intelligence in the stars or right under our nose? Renowned astrophysicist Paul Davies chats to Oxford Professor of Mathematics John Lennox. A popular science author, Davies’ book ‘The Eerie Silence’ examines the likelihood of the universe producing life elsewhere. John Lennox is a Christian Mathematician and philosopher. He is the author of numerous books including ‘God's Undertaker: has science buried God?’ and has debated …