Dr. Randall RauserProfessor of Historical Theology

Dr. Randal Rauser is the presenter at the Faith Life Lectures, January 26th at 7:00. He will be speaking on “Is the Atheist my Neighbour?” For more information, visit.www.ccsfc.org

 

Recent Speaking Events/Articles:

Dialogue interview on "Across Rivers Wide" blog:

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/rivers/2016/12/talking-dialogue-justin-schieber-randal-rauser/

Debate on my new book on "Line of Fire" radio show:

http://thelineoffire.org/2016/12/28/a-friendly-debate-between-an-atheist-and-christian-professor-then-thoughts-on-the-history-of-revival-in-america/

Debate on "Unbelievable" radio show:

https://www.premierchristianradio.com/Shows/Saturday/Unbelievable/Episodes/Unbelievable-An-Atheist-and-a-Christian-walk-into-a-bar-Justin-Schieber-and-Randal-Rauser

Debate on "Serious Inquiries Only" Podcast:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1D-PKl-QgdI

Article at "Strange Notions" website: 

http://strangenotions.com/would-god-create-perfect-creatures-a-christianatheist-dialogue/

Seminar at Break Forth on apologetics (recorded in this podcast):

http://www.boldcupofcoffee.com/the-brew/029-apologetic-rabbit-trails-dialogue-in-a-post-christian-world

Radio Interview with Brock Tozer on "The Wednesday Bookmark" in Ottawa:

http://www.chri.ca/home/on-air-mainmenu-31/interviews-mainmenu-92/the-wednesday-bookmark/5296-authors-03-01-17-am

Debate on God and Finite Creatures on Real Atheology:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFJbKX5baYs

Article at "Unfundamentalist Christians" blog:

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/unfundamentalistchristians/2017/02/evangelical-kids-can-get-faith-shaken-first-day-university/

Existence of God Debate at Taylor Seminary:

http://randalrauser.com/2017/03/rauser-v-schieber-2017-debate/

Atheist/Christian Dialogue at Sherwood Park Alliance Church:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EIu6lC4skqM

Live Dialogue at "Humanist Society of Greater Phoenix" in Phoenix, AZ:

https://allevents.in/mesa/randal-rauser-and-justin-schieber-an-atheist-and-a-christian-walk/441291599541965

Live Dialogue at "Sierra Vista Free Thinkers" in Sierra Vista, AZ

https://www.meetup.com/SVFreethinkers/events/236301557/

Live Dialogue at "Freethought Arizona" in Tucson, AZ:

https://www.meetup.com/freethoughtaz/events/236990219/

 

Sermons:

 

Books:

Randal Rauser - recent books sm

publication-rrouser

2016: Forthcoming Book (co-authored with Justin Schieber) An Atheist and a Christian Walk into a Bar: Talking about God, the Universe, and Everything. Prometheus Books (December, 2016)
2016: God or Godless (co-authored with John Loftus), Korean translation available April 2016
2015: Is the Atheist My Neighbor? (Wipf and Stock, 2015)
2013: What on Earth do we Know about Heaven? (Baker, 2013)
2013: God or Godless? One Atheist, One Christian, and twenty irreverent, interesting, and somewhat informative debates , coauthor John Loftus (Baker, 2013)
2012: The Swedish Atheist, the Scuba Diver, and Other Apologetics Rabbit Trails (InterVarsity Press, 2012)
2011: You’re Not as Crazy as I Think: Dialogue in a world of loud voices and hardened opinions (Biblica, 2011)
2009: Theology in Search of Foundations (Oxford University Press, 2009)
2009: Finding God in The Shack: Conversations on an Unforgettable Weekend (Paternoster, 2009)
2008: Faith Lacking Understanding: Theology Through a Glass Darkly, Faith in an Emerging Culture Series (Paternoster, 2008)
2006: Christian Philosophy A to Z, coauthor with Daniel Hill (Edinburgh University Press, 2006)
2001: Let Reason Be Your Guide? A Brief Introduction to Reformed Epistemology (RTSF, 2002)

 

Articles:
A Meditation on a Rwandan church and N. American values: Regent College World (Jan. 21, 2015)
(http://world.regent-college.edu/arts-theology/whats-splitting-your-church-worship-music-or-genocide

Blog Posting:
I regularly blog at randalrauser.com. In late October my blog (The Tentative Apologist) was rated in the top ten of most popular blogs on apologetics on the internet. See http://www.stephenjbedard.com/2016/09/20/top-ten-apologetics-blogs-september-2016/

Tentative Apologist: (recent podcasts)
(1) An interview on Christian Worldview with Dr. Tawa Anderson, Taylor alumnus, Asst. Prof. of Philosophy, OBU
http://randalrauser.com/2015/01/worldview-and-apologetics-a-conversation-with-tawa-anderson/
(2) An interview with Dr. Deb Haarsma, President of Biologos
http://randalrauser.com/2014/12/deborah-haarsma-on-biologos-god-and-evolution/
(3) An interview on the Trinity with Dr. Michael Rea, Philosopher at Notre Dame
http://randalrauser.com/2014/12/does-the-trinity-make-sense-a-conversation-with-michael-rea/
(4) An interview on Apologetics with Dr. William Lane Craig, Author and Speaker
http://randalrauser.com/2014/11/william-lane-craig-on-apologetics-and-debates/

59-Second Apologist: (recent podcasts)
1. Divine Hiddenness (http://randalrauser.com/2014/12/the-59-second-apologist-the-argument-from-divine-hiddeness/)
2. Perfect Being (http://randalrauser.com/2014/12/the-59-second-apologist-perfect-being-theology/)
3. How Does the Atonement Work? (http://randalrauser.com/2014/11/the-59-second-apologist-how-does-the-atonement-work/)

Popular Presentations:
June: Two talks on biblical violence at Daybreak Church (Louisville, KY).

Interviews:
Interview with Boldcupofcoffee.com
(via Youtube):
(http://www.boldcupofcoffee.com/blog/the-tentative-apologist-rethinking-what-it-means-to-give-a-defense) (Jan. 5, 2015)

View Dr. Rauser's CURRICULUM VITAE here (PDF)

http://lendrumchurch.ca/the-wrath-of-god-was-satisfied/

Taylor Seminary Documents and Forms

 

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