A few resources on Mormonism

May 30, 2008

http://www.mrm.org/

http://www.carm.org/mormon.htm

Mormonism at a glance

What to say when Mormons knock on your door, by Michael Licona (online book)

Is Mormonism Christian?

New Lighthouse Ministry

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The Muslim Conquest of the UK

May 29, 2008

The Church of England newspaper recently released the following article on the RAPID growth and power of Islam in the UK. This is both an interesting and alarming read. I have copied the article below since the link expired.

Religious trends and our religious future

If recent reports of trends in religious observance prove to be correct, then in some 30 years the mosque will be able to claim that, religiously speaking, the UK is an Islamic nation, and therefore needs a share in any religious establishment to reflect this. The progress of conservative Islam in the UK has been amazing, and it has come at a time of prolonged decline in church attendance that seems likely to continue. Read the rest of this entry »


May 27, 2008

“Wisdom results when a respectful heart is united with a disciplined mind.”

Love Your God With All Your Mind: the role of reason in the life of the soul, J. P. Moreland (p. 53)


Review of _Why Good Arguments often Fail_ by James Sire

May 21, 2008

This is not a book of arguments per se; that is, it does not outline several recommended arguments for, say, the existence of God. In it, rather, professor James Sire, author of numerous books, including The Universe Next Door, Scripture Twisting, and How To Read Slowly, insightfully yet accessibly discusses “the pitfalls facing Christians who wish not merely to assert the truth of the Christian faith but to do so with the greatest likelihood of success” (p. 15). Read the rest of this entry »


Two Birmingham-based state troopers honored for talking man out of leaping from bridge

May 20, 2008

The article from The Birmingham News, is here.


Undergraduate degrees in Apologetics

May 17, 2008

I’m currently trying to compile a list of educational institutions in the South that offer either the B.A. in Apologetics (or apologetics as a major) or a non-degree Certificate in Apologetics. In other words I’m looking for undergraduate degree offerings. The list is thus far rather short. If you know of any such schools, please mention them in the comments. Thanks!


PERPETUATING A FALSE DICHOTOMY

May 7, 2008