Faith Beyond Belief: An Interview with Jojo Ruba

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Are you looking for solid Canadian apologetics ministries? Steve is back this week to introduce you to one of them. In this week’s episode, he interviews Jojo Ruba, the Executive Director of Faith Beyond Belief, a Christian worldview training organization based in Calgary, AB. Tune in this week to learn more about what Faith Beyond Belief does and what Jojo …

Won’t You Be My Neighbour?

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Many adults both in Canada and the US remember seeing Fred Rogers growing up. In many ways, he was the hallmark of our childhood TV experience. This highly influential public TV figure with an air of a friendly grandpa about him was featured in a recent biographical documentary. In this week’s episode of AC Podcast, Andy, Terry, and Steve sat …

How the West Really Lost God

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Conventional wisdom says that secularization is the result of increasing access and quality of education and affluence. This seems to explain why it is that secularism is more prevalent in wealthy Western countries. Yet, when sociological data is examined more rigorously, this theory of secularization seems lacking. Andy, Terry, and Steve are back this week to discuss a couple of …

Why Does God Allow Evil?

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While some objections to Christianity seem to be more or less time-bound fads, others seem to be perennial. The question of evil and suffering is one such question. This is particularly a problem for the Judeo-Christian worldview which posits an all-powerful and all-loving God. A number of years ago, at our annual apologetics conference, we had the privilege of hearing …

Take Me To Your Leader: On Aliens, Brains, and a Secular Worldview

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There are many things that seem bizarre to us in our universe. Some are distant and we are not quite sure they even exist, like aliens. Others are as close to us as can be and we can know with virtual certainly that they exist, like our minds. Andy, Terry, and Steve are back to thrown in their two cents …

A Game of Survival: Trinity Western University and Its Community Covenant

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Following the ruling against the Trinity Western University (TWU) by the Supreme Court of Canada, TWU is making optional the community covenant which has been at the centre of the legal battle. There are many reactions from both sides of the issue. Andy, Terry, and Steve throw in their two cents on this week’s episode of the AC Podcast. Links …

Human Rights on Christianity vs Secular Humanism

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In the West, at least, everyone seems to agree that there are such things as human rights. What are they? Where do they come from? Which worldview best accounts for its reality? In March of 2018, Apologetics Canada brought together a Christian and a Secular Humanist to dialogue on these important questions. You will hear the main session on today’s …

Is My Bible Reliable?: An Interview with Wesley Huff, PhD(c)

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The apologetic endeavour of the Church comes in many varieties. One indispensable area of this is the Christian case-making for the reliability of Scripture. Is my Bible trustworthy? To answer this question, Andy and Terry invited Wesley Huff to the show. Come meet Wesley, and hear how his doctoral study of the New Testament has impacted his faith. Links & …

Right For You But Not For Me: Responding to Moral Relativism

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It seems to be an in-thing for average people these days to claim that morality is relative, an idea not many philosophy professors would hold to. Relativism has many faults, but the main one seems to be that it cannot be held to consistently. Check out today’s episode of the AC Podcast and listen to what Paul Chamberlain said at …

Apologetics for Parents: The Why, What, and How of Teaching Kids Apologetics at Home

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Our children are growing up in an environment that is becoming more and more ignorant of its Judeo-Christian foundation; they can no longer assume Christianity is part of people’s common cultural understanding. This is why teaching kids how to articulate their faith to themselves and others is critically important. In this special edition of the AC Podcast, you will get …