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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

  • Unbelievable? Are the gifts of the Spirit still in operation? Cessation vs Continuation: Doug Wilson & Michael Brown Play in Edifi Player

    Are the gifts of the Spirit still in operation? Cessation vs Continuation: Doug Wilson & Michael Brown

    The charismatic church is the fastest growing part of the global church. But not all Christians believe gifts of tongues, prophecy and healing are for today. Doug Wilson, pastor of Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho is a cessasionist. He beleves the charismatic gifts ceased with the closure of scripture. He engages with Michael Brown, host of the Line of Fire radio show and proponent of prophecy and charismatic gifts. For Doug Wilson: https://dougwils.com/ For Michael Brown: …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Why is the Universe the way it is? Hugh Ross & Paul Davies Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Why is the Universe the way it is? Hugh Ross & Paul Davies

    From May 2012, astrophysicist Hugh Ross (President of Reasons to Believe) discussed with physicist Paul Davies "why is the universe the way it is"? Paul Davies' recent appearance on The Big Conversation: https://www.thebigconversation.show/theoriginsoflife • More shows, free eBook & newsletter: https://premierunbelievable.com • For live events: http://www.unbelievable.live • For online learning: https://www.premierunbelievable.com/training-and-events • Support us in the USA: …

  • Unbelievable? Richard Dawkins & Francis Collins • Biology, Belief and Covid: Can science and faith be reconciled? Play in Edifi Player

    Richard Dawkins & Francis Collins • Biology, Belief and Covid: Can science and faith be reconciled?

    The Big Conversation - Episode 1 | Season 4 Richard Dawkins is emeritus Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University and author of the best-selling atheist book 'The God Delusion'. Francis Collins is the former head of the Human Genome Project and National Institutes of Health, currently serving as Science Advisor to the President and author of 'The Language of God: A scientist presents evidence for belief'. They discuss their journeys towards and away from faith, …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: A Universe From Nothing? Lawrence Krauss & Rodney Holder Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: A Universe From Nothing? Lawrence Krauss & Rodney Holder

    From April 2012, anti-theist cosmologist Lawrence Krauss's book "A Universe From Nothing" received both acclaim and criticism for its attempt to answer the question "Why is there something rather than nothing?" Debating the issue with Krauss was Rodney Holder, Course director at the Faraday Institute, Cambridge. An astrophysicist and priest by background. • For conference & live events: http://www.unbelievable.live • More podcasts, free eBook & newsletter: https://premierunbelievable.com • …

  • Unbelievable? Original sin vs original goodness: Katharine Birbalsingh & Steve Chalke on educating children Play in Edifi Player

    Original sin vs original goodness: Katharine Birbalsingh & Steve Chalke on educating children

    Katharine Birbalsingh has been described as 'Britain's strictest headteacher'. Twitter erupted when she tweeted that 'original sin' was responsible for the fact children need to be habituated into choosing good over evil. She discusses child education and human nature with Christian leader Steve Chalke, founder of numerous Oasis Trust schools, who says that 'original goodness' is a more biblical view than 'original sin'. For our new podcast Unapologetic: https://pod.link/1622170986 For …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: What’s wrong with the world? Andrew Wilson and Geoff Lillis Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: What’s wrong with the world? Andrew Wilson and Geoff Lillis

    From April 2012: Andrew Wilson is an apologist, author and elder at Kings Church Eastbourne. His book 'If God, Then What?' presents arguments for the existence of God and how the Christian Gospel addresses the issues of suffering and death in the world. Geoff Lillis, a humanist atheist from Ireland, discussed with Andrew his different perspectives on whether the world is getting better or worse, and what the diagnosis is and what the cure might be. • For conference & live events: …

  • Unbelievable? Cultivating virtue - A christian and atheist perspective. Dominic Done and Julian Baggini Play in Edifi Player

    Cultivating virtue - A christian and atheist perspective. Dominic Done and Julian Baggini

    Dominic Done is the author of the book 'Your Longing Has A Name' in which he explores the seven virtues listed in 2 Peter 1:5-7 - Goodness, knowledge, self-control, perseverance, Godliness, mutual affection and love. He engages with atheist philosopher Julian Baggini, author of 'The Godless Gospel', on the differences between a Christian and secular approach to developing character. For Dominic Done: https://www.pursuingfaith.org/your-longing-has-a-name For Julian Baggini: …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Miracles today Pt 2: do they happen? Craig Keener & Geoff Lillis Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Miracles today Pt 2: do they happen? Craig Keener & Geoff Lillis

    From March 2012, we continue to look at miracles with Dr Craig Keener of Asbury Theological Seminary, author of the book "Miracles: The Credibility of the New Testament Accounts". Geoff Lillis is an atheist listener who interacts with Keener on a number of the miracle accounts in the book, seeking to show that there may be a natural explanation for them. They also discuss the character of some of the charismatic healing ministries that operate. For Keener's recent discussion with Michael …

  • Unbelievable? Has woke theology gone too far? Calvin Robinson & Robyn Henderson-Espinoza Play in Edifi Player

    Has woke theology gone too far? Calvin Robinson & Robyn Henderson-Espinoza

    Anti-woke Anglican ordinand Calvin Robinson engages with Transqueer Latinx theologian Dr Robyn Henderson-Espinoza on whether 'woke' theology is creating a more inclusive faith or a dangerous diversion from historic Christianity. For Dr Robyn Henderson-Espinoza: https://linktr.ee/irobyn For Calvin Robinson: https://twitter.com/calvinrobinson • For conference & live events: http://www.unbelievable.live • More podcasts, free eBook & newsletter: https://premierunbelievable.com • Support us in …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Miracles in the Gospels Pt 1: Did they happen? Craig Keener & Geoff Lillis Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Miracles in the Gospels Pt 1: Did they happen? Craig Keener & Geoff Lillis

    From March 2012, this was the first of two programmes looking at miracles in the Bible and today. Craig S Keener is a New Testament Scholar at Asbury Theological Seminary, Kentucky. His book "Miracles: The Credibility of the New Testament Accounts" is a 2 volume work assessing the case for the miracles of Jesus and the many reported cases of miracles around the world. Geoff Lillis is an atheist listener from Ireland. He contests the reliability of miracle accounts from 2000 years ago. For …

  • Unbelievable? Lee Strobel on the Case For Heaven PLUS Alister McGrath, Lisa Fields, Jeff Vines and Sharon Dirckx conference preview Play in Edifi Player

    Lee Strobel on the Case For Heaven PLUS Alister McGrath, Lisa Fields, Jeff Vines and Sharon Dirckx conference preview

    Justin interviews some of the contributors to Unbelievable? 2022 including theologian Alister McGrath, African-American apologist Lisa Fields, US pastor Jeff Vines and neuroscientist Sharon Dirckx. Book your place http://www.unbelievable.live Lee Strobel also chats to Justin about his new documentary film The Case for Heaven https://www.thecaseforheavenmovie.com/ • For conference & live events: http://www.unbelievable.live • More podcasts, free eBook & newsletter: …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Richard Dawkins & Rowan Williams dialogue Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Richard Dawkins & Rowan Williams dialogue

    In February 2012 Sofia Europa sponsored a discussion between Richard Dawkins and Rowan Williams, the then-Archbishop of Canterbury, on the question of Human Nature and Our Ultimate Origins. The discussion was chaired by agnostic Prof Sir Anthony Kenny. It is broadcast here in full. For the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bow4nnh1Wv0 • For conference & live events: http://www.unbelievable.live • More podcasts, free eBook & newsletter: https://premierunbelievable.com • Support us in the …

  • Unbelievable? Is there historical evidence for the bodily resurrection of Jesus? Justin Bass & Dale Allison Play in Edifi Player

    Is there historical evidence for the bodily resurrection of Jesus? Justin Bass & Dale Allison

    New Testament scholars Dale Allison and Justin Bass discuss their different approaches to the evidence for Jesus' resurrection. Bass, author of 'The Bedrock of Christianity: The unalterable facts of Jesus' death and resurrection' says the evidence from the core historical facts points to a resurrection. Allison, author of 'The Resurrection of Jesus: Apologetics, Criticism, History' is less certain that these facts lead us to a bodily resurrection. For a 30% discount on Justin Bass' book: …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Should atheists be more religious? Alain de Botton & James Orr Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Should atheists be more religious? Alain de Botton & James Orr

    *Updated with corrected audio* Back when the "New Atheism" was ceasing to be "new", there was much talk and debate as to what would come next. Alain de Botton, author of "Religion for Atheists" advocated a controversial "Atheism 2.0" in which he suggested there should be "temples for atheism". He discussed these views with then recently- converted Christian academic James Orr. Do the trappings of religion make sense without the kernel of faith? First broadcast Feb 2012. • For conference & …