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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? Should people of faith support assisted dying? Rabbi Jonathan Romain vs Dr Mark Pickering Play in Edifi Player

    Should people of faith support assisted dying? Rabbi Jonathan Romain vs Dr Mark Pickering

    A new bill to allow assisted dying is being debated in the UK parliament. Should people of faith support those with terminal illness being able to end their own life? Rabbi Jonathan Romain of the Religious Alliance for Dignity in Dying says 'yes'. Dr. Mark Pickering of the Christian Medical Fellowship says 'no'. For Jonathan Romain: https://www.dignityindying.org.uk/religiousalliance/ For Dr. Mark Pickering: https://www.cmf.org.uk/ For exclusive resources and to support us: • Support …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Islam and Dhimmitude Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Islam and Dhimmitude

    First broadcast in Dec 2010. Australian pastor and theologian Mark Durie faced Muslim speaker Adnan Rashid in this debate on the Islamic doctrine of dhimittude. More Resources: • 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: https://www.premier.org.uk/Unbelievablenewsletter • For more faith debates: …

  • Unbelievable? The Vegan debate: Should Christians eat meat? Greg Boyd and Joshua D Jones Play in Edifi Player

    The Vegan debate: Should Christians eat meat? Greg Boyd and Joshua D Jones

    Veganism is increasingly popular in culture. Church leader Greg Boyd (vegetarian transitioning to vegan), and church leader Joshua D Jones, (who loves his meat), debate the ethical, environmental and scriptural case for eating meat versus vegetarianism. For Greg Boyd: http://www.reknew.org & http://www.whchurch.org   For Joshua D Jones: https://www.amazon.com/Meat-Biblical-theology-Joshua-Jones- ebook/dp/B09FY1FYQ2/ For exclusive resources and to support us: • Support (USA): …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Mike Behe vs Michael Reiss on Intelligent Design Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Mike Behe vs Michael Reiss on Intelligent Design

    First broadcast in Nov 2010. Recorded in front of a live audience at Charles Darwin House in London as part of a UK tour by Intelligent Design proponent Mike Behe. He engages with noted scientist and priest Michael Reiss an advocate of theistic evolution. More Resources: • 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: …

  • Unbelievable? Are psychedelics a path to spiritual enlightenment? Ashley Lande vs Peter Sjöstedt-Hughes Play in Edifi Player

    Are psychedelics a path to spiritual enlightenment? Ashley Lande vs Peter Sjöstedt-Hughes

    There has been a revival of interest in psychedelics & hallucinogenic drugs. But are they a path to enlightenment or a spiritual dead end? Ashley Lande was heavily into psychedelics until bad experiences led her to abandon the drugs and embrace Christianity. Dr Peter Sjöstedt-Hughes is a philosopher who argues for the value of hallucinogens as a way of expanding our consciousness. Justin also chats with Ben Jacobs about the new Genexis events in Coventry and London …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Alvin Plantinga defends his Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Alvin Plantinga defends his Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism

    First broadcast Nov 2010. Renowned Christian philosopher Alvin Plantinga joins the show to debate The Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism, one of his most famous arguments against atheism. He was met by a worthy opponent. - atheist philosopher Stephen Law. More Resources: • 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: …

  • Unbelievable? 2 scientists, a 3 year dialogue and 1 conversion - Steve Robinson and Victoria Lim Play in Edifi Player

    2 scientists, a 3 year dialogue and 1 conversion - Steve Robinson and Victoria Lim

    Dr Stephen Robinson and Dr Victoria Lim entered into a 3-year email dialogue as a Christian and agnostic working in science. They tell Justin Brierley what happened. Also, Luke Martin talks about the Creed & Culture Project event with John Lennox taking place on 25 Sep. For Victoria & Steve's book http://www.whoisgodreally.com/   For the John Lennox event: https://www.creedandculture.co.uk/ For exclusive resources and to support us: • Support (USA): …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: The Mark Driscoll interview Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: The Mark Driscoll interview

    First broadcast in Jan 2012. Justin's 'infamous' interview with controversial Christian leader Mark Driscoll, then pastor of megachurch Mars Hill Church in Seattle. More Resources: • 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: https://www.premier.org.uk/Unbelievablenewsletter • For more faith debates: …

  • Unbelievable? Kristin Kobes Du Mez on masculinity, Mark Driscoll and the future for US evangelicals Play in Edifi Player

    Kristin Kobes Du Mez on masculinity, Mark Driscoll and the future for US evangelicals

    Kristin Kobes Du Mez is the author of the bestselling book 'Jesus and John Wayne: How white evangelicals corrupted a faith and fractured a nation'. She chats live with Justin about the recent 'Rise and Fall of Mars Hill' podcast, the support Donald Trump received among white evangelicals, the concept of masculinity and the future of Christianity in the USA. For Kristin: https://kristindumez.com/ For exclusive resources and to support us: • Support (USA): …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Ex-gay vs gay-affirming dialogue Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Ex-gay vs gay-affirming dialogue

    First broadcast in Nov 2010. Jonathan Berry and Jeremy Marks, two Christians with different approaches to counselling those who are same-sex attracted discuss ex-gay and gay-affirming approaches to Christianity. More Resources: • 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: https://www.premier.org.uk/Unbelievablenewsletter • For more …

  • Unbelievable? Do meaning, truth and love make sense without God? Rationality Rules vs Simon Edwards Play in Edifi Player

    Do meaning, truth and love make sense without God? Rationality Rules vs Simon Edwards

    Christian apologist Simon Edwards, author of 'The Sanity of Belief: Why faith makes sense', debates atheist YouTuber Stephen Woodford (aka Rationality Rules) on whether atheism or Christianity makes best sense of our beliefs about meaning, truth and love. For Stephen: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqZMgLgGlYAWvSU8lZ9xiVg  For Simon: https://spckpublishing.co.uk/the-sanity-of-belief For exclusive resources and to support us: • Support (USA): http://www.premierinsight.org/unbelievableshow …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Debating the apologetics of CS Lewis Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Debating the apologetics of CS Lewis

    First broadcast in Oct 2010. CS Lewis scholar Michael Ward and atheist activist Dan Barker debate whether Lewis' Christian apologetics were convincing or not. Michael Ward currently has a new book out on Lewis - After Humanity: A Guide to C.S. Lewis’s The Abolition of Man. More Resources: • 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: …

  • Unbelievable? Did Adam & Eve exist? William Lane Craig and Joshua Swamidass Play in Edifi Player

    Did Adam & Eve exist? William Lane Craig and Joshua Swamidass

    How should Christians understand the Adam & Eve story in Genesis? Is it scientifically plausible that humanity can be traced back to a first human couple? What does it mean for the concept of 'Original Sin'? These and more questions are discussed by Christian philosopher William Lane Craig, author of the new book 'In Quest of the Historical Adam', and computational biologist Joshua Swamidass, author of 'The Genealogical Adam & Eve'. At the end of the show Ruth Jackson talks to Tim Moyler …

  • Unbelievable? Classic Replay: Philosophers debate the moral argument for God Play in Edifi Player

    Classic Replay: Philosophers debate the moral argument for God

    First broadcast in Oct 2010. Cambridge philosopher and atheist Arif Ahmed want head to head with New Zealand based Christian philosopher Glen Peoples in for this classic debate on the moral argument for God. More Resources: • 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: https://www.premier.org.uk/Unbelievablenewsletter • For more faith …