Practical Apologetics

Practical Apologetics

Speaking at a “Life Preparation Conference,” Dr. Bahnsen offers direct answers for specific apologetic problems, beginning with a very helpful “checklist of defects” to look for in the objections used by unbelievers. 01 — Arbitrariness (1 of 5)...
Transcendental Arguments

Transcendental Arguments

Dr. Bahnsen and Michael Butler co-teach a 1995 summer seminar on transcendental arguments. With clear and jargon-free analysis, this course critiques various traditional theistic proofs, unpacks the philosophical background of transcendental reasoning, defends...
Does God Exist? (Bahnsen-Tabash Debate)

Does God Exist? (Bahnsen-Tabash Debate)

This formal debate between Dr. Bahnsen and atheist lawyer (former ACLU), Edward Tabash, at the University of California (Davis) in 1993, is a great follow-up to the Bahnsen-Stein debate. Witness again how an atheist fails to wrestle with fundamental philosophical...
Loving God with All Your Mind

Loving God with All Your Mind

The way we think—our patterns of reasoning—can fail to show love for God just as readily as the way we live outwardly. This series explains how we can better keep the first and great commandment with our minds. Dr. Bahnsen shows how to detect and refute the underlying...
A Reason for the Hope

A Reason for the Hope

Part of Dr. Bahnsen’s The Basic Training series, this introduction to apologetics assumes no prior knowledge and takes believers to a deeper understanding of how to defend the faith. 01 — With Good Reason (1 of 3) 02 — Facts Don’t Speak for Themselves (2...