Richard Dawkins Archive

The Nature of God, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank shares his thoughts on some of the accusations and blasphemies hurled at God by sceptics such as Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins. One such accusation is that the Bible promotes slavery. Hank demonstrates this claim to be false. Questions and Answers: How […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: What is your view of Daniel’s 70 weeks? Must I tithe off of a legal settlement? What is the biblical basis for saying Christ suffered more than the cumulative suffering of all humanity? What are your thoughts on Les Feldick? Should we prepare for doomsday? Who […]

God on the Brain

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume33, number 2(2010). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org. A sure sign that the West has lost its transcendent moorings is its frenetic search for secular God-substitutes: postmodernism, environmentalism, feminism, Darwinism, and many other isms are frequently embraced […]

Atheists and the Quest for Objective Morality

In a recent documentary entitled Collision, leading atheist Christopher Hitchens and Christian theologian and pastor Douglas Wilson go on the road to discuss and debate this question: “Is Christianity good for the world?” It is a fascinating discourse covering a host of issues, but one theme continues to emerge throughout the narrative: whether atheism can […]

A “Good” Problem for Atheists

Many atheists and Christians alike believe the problem of evil to be the biggest obstacle to Christian faith. The dilemma of how a good God could create a world in which evil not only exists but thrives is considered even more problematic than the alleged evidence for macroevolution, the alleged discrepancies in the Bible, and […]

Why Good Apologetics Is Needed Today!

Sometimes people wonder if apologetics is really necessary. Well our faith is under attack.   John Dominic Crossan, who is virtually ubiquitous on television, radio, and documentaries, says that that Jesus Christ was never resurrected from the dead and that His body was thrown into shallow grave barely covered with dirt, and eaten by wild […]

Is God Non-Existent Since We Have Evolution?

On some recent speaking engagements in California I spoke regarding the subject of evolution. I used an article from the Wall Street Journal as “show and tell.” It’s titled “Man vs. God” and has a picture of Darwin just about the same size as its picture of God.   I thought it was a particularly […]

The New Village Atheists

Recently I was in China and, while there, I was talking to the Director of the Institute of World Religions, the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and in many ways he’s informing key leaders within the Chinese government on how to relate to religion. I felt, quite frankly, that he was far more thoughtful in […]