Monday, August 13, 2018

The AK47 Podcast Season 1: Episode 27

Kyle interviews Anthony Costello on his journey from Catholicism and nominal religiosity to Evangelical Protestant Christianity.  We talk about the events that lead to his current beliefs and some of his criticisms of the Catholic church.  Anthony got an M.A. in Christian Apologetics from Biola University and an M.A. in theology at Talbot School of Theology.

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For more from Anthony, check out his website.

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

The AK47 Podcast Season 1: Episode 26

Timothy Hsiao, a philosophy teacher at Grantham University and Ph.D candidate in philosophy at the University of Reading, returns to talk about gun rights.  Hsiao argues for a more permissive view of gun rights and ownership and criticizes arguments for more gun restrictions.

Listen to the episode here.

For Hsiao's papers on the subject of guns, check out his website.

For my first interview with him, click here.

Friday, August 3, 2018

The AK47 Podcast Season 1: Episode 25

In this episode, I interviewed Tim Hsiao, professor of philosophy at Grantham University and Ph.D candidate at the University of Reading, on the natural law theory of ethics.  What is natural law theory?  What are the arguments for and against it?  What does natural law theory say about the ethics of sex, lying, drug use, and other things?  How is God involved in natural law theory?  Check it out.

Listen to the episode here.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

The AK47 Podcast Season 1: Episode 24

Today, I interview Dr. Lydia McGrew on undesigned coincidences as evidence for the reliability of the Bible.  We also talk about a concerning trend in New Testament studies that Lydia calls "Literary Device" theory and the problems with it.

Listen to the episode here.

For more from Lydia, check out her writings on What's Wrong With the World and her personal blog.

For more on the topic we discussed, get her book, Hidden in Plain View.

Monday, July 30, 2018

Site Update

Look on the left side of the site.  Aaron has provided links to all of the different platforms that feature our podcast.  Now you should have easy access to the episodes on whatever platform you prefer to use.  Aaron also fixed our iTunes link, which wasn't quite right before.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

The AK47 Podcast Season 1: Episode 23

Adrian Urias returns to talk about a feminist philosophy class that he took in college.  What is feminism?  What are the philosophical presuppositions of feminism?  How do we engage with feminists?  What about feminism is compatible with Christianity?  What parts aren't compatible?  All that and more here.

Listen to the episode here.

Listen to my first interview with Adrian here.

For more from Adrian, check out his blog.