Reasonable Faith Archive

Christianity on Trial, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank shares a quote from one of his favorite historical figures, Simon Greenleaf. In the same vein, Hank points to leading American trial lawyer Mark Lanier’s latest book Christianity on Trial: A Lawyer Examines the Christian Faith, which he recommends as an excellent […]

Q&A: Trinitarianism, the Rapture, and Oneness Pentecostalism

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast Hank answers questions on the following topics: Is belief in the doctrine of the Trinity necessary for salvation? I don’t see it taught in Scripture. What is your opinion of those who spend so much time discussing the rapture, that they neglect the Great Commission? I was raised in […]

Q&A: Faith in Evidence, Talking Snake, and Sexual Abuse

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank answers questions on the following topics: Are Christians supposed to have blind faith or faith in evidence? How should I respond to co-workers who use profanity and coarse joking? Ephesians 5:4 tells us to avoid this. If I am saved and continue to sin, am I really forgiven? […]

Faith Path

This article first appeared in Christian Research Journal, volume33, number 03 (2010). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ SYNOPSIS There are at least six approaches people use in determining what they choose to believe: 1. The RELATIVISTIC FAITH PATH: Truth is what you make it. But relativism […]

Reasonable Skepticism about Radical Skepticism

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume31, number5 (2008). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org Synopsis Radical skepticism about the external world is the idea that we cannot have accurate knowledge about the physical world outside of our minds. That idea, if true, would […]

Twenty-Five Years of Seasoned Apologetics Work

Since the 1980s, “reasonable faith” increasingly has become a brand directly associated with the work of Dr. William Lane Craig, Talbot School of Theology’s research professor of philosophy at Biola University. This is not the result of clever marketing or because Craig set out to create his own trademark, yet from the seminary classroom to […]