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The Knowledge of God in the World and the Word Video Lectures

An Introduction to Classical Apologetics
Douglas Groothuis (Author) , Andrew I. Shepardson (Author)
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In The Knowledge of God in the World and the Word Video Lectures, professors Douglas Groothuis and Andrew I. Shepardson provide a clear and compelling introduction to classical apologetics that also addresses the most common objections to natural theology. Students will discover in the sessions an easy point of entry into understanding why Christian beliefs about Jesus are true and rational. Further, lessons apply the power of classical apologetics to Christian ministry.

Session Titles and Runtimes:

0 - Introduction (14 min)

1 - What Is Classical Apologetics? (14 min)

2 - Theological Objections to Apologetics (21 min)

3 - Philosophical Objections to Apologetics (19 min)

4 - The Cosmological Argument (18 min)

5 - The Ontological Argument (21 min)

6 - The Moral Argument (38 min)

7 - The Argument from Design (21 min)

8 - The Bible's Trustworthiness (32 min)

9 - The Truth about Jesus (20 min)

10 - The Resurrection of Jesus (19 min)

11 - Apologetics in Life and Ministry (35 min)

About the Authors

Douglas Groothuis (PhD, University of Oregon) is professor of philosophy at Denver Seminary in Denver, Colorado, where he heads the apologetics and ethics masters degree program. His articles have been published in journals such as Religious Studies, Philosophia Christi, Themelios, Christian Scholar's Review, Inquiry, and Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society. He has written numerous books, including Christian Apologetics, Philosophy in Seven Sentences, and Truth Decay.

Andrew I. Shepardson (PhD, University of Toronto) leads the B.A. and M.A. programs in Applied Apologetics at Colorado Christian University and is co-pastor of Hope Denver Church in Denver, Colorado. His work has been published in Philosophia Christi, Quadrum,The Denver Journal, Orthodoxy in Dialogue, and the Toronto Journal of Theology. He is the author of Who’s Afraid of the Unmoved Mover?: Postmodernism and Natural Theology.

  • Product Details
  • Page Count: 288
  • Format: DVD
  • ISBN: 9780310152620
  • Release: August 8, 2023