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John Loftus Debating Jim SpiegelDate:
Wednesday, April 18
Brookville Road Community Church
7480 W US Highway 52
New Palestine, IN 46163 US
Center for Inquiry | Indiana (CFI)
Brookville Road Community Church will be hosting a debate on question, “Is religious faith reasonable?” BRCC has invited Jim Spiegel to defend the rationality of faith as well as John Loftus to argue the opposition. A Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Taylor University, Spiegel has published over eighty articles and book chapters; his work has primarily explored topics in ethics and philosophy of religion, and includes his books The Benefits of Providence, The Love of Wisdom, How to be Good in a World Gone Bad. Loftus is a leading atheist writer and thinker, a former evangelical minister and Christian apologist, and has been a teacher at several Christian and secular colleges; his books include Why I Became an Atheist, The Outsider Test for Faith, and Unapologetic. The debate is free and open to the public, and will be held on April 18th at 7:00 pm in the BRCC main auditorium (7480 US-52, New Palestine).Loftu