Recent Faculty Blog Posts

  • Does the Holy Spirit Exist?

    By William Lane Craig


    This is the weekly Q & A blog post by our Research Professor in Philosophy, Dr. William Lane Craig.

    Q. ... Perhaps I haven't been looking hard enough but I have not been able to find any such support for the existence of or the work of the Holy Spirit. The ...

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  • Working on a Doctorate: My Personal Story

    By Tom Finley


    Since students often come to me asking about doctoral work after Talbot, I thought it would be helpful to share my personal experience in obtaining my own doctorate. Perhaps some will find my experience helpful as they prayerfully contemplate whether the Lord is leading them to pursue further studies in ...

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  • Sharing the Material Resources of Home to Embody the Gospel

    By Aaron Devine

    Oct. 21, 2014

    I often think about home in a specific way. For a long time, home has been a safe place to come back to at the end of the day. It has been a place to establish a comfortable niche in the world as a respite, a literal financial investment in ...

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  • God's Timelessness Sans Creation

    By William Lane Craig

    Oct. 17, 2014

    Dr. Craig,

    I am a longtime admirer of your work. Although I am no longer a Christian, your work as a philosopher and theologian has played a significant role in the formation of my own views and I am fully persuaded of theism, although I still have lots of questions ...

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  • Snatched Up For a Meeting

    By Gary Manning Jr

    Oct. 16, 2014

    The release of the movie Left Behind has again drawn attention to the Christian belief in the rapture. The movie tries to portray the chaos in the world as millions of Christians suddenly disappear. This image has interested Christians for quite a while. I recall watching the Thief in the ...

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  • Shepherds, Sheep, and Talking Heads

    By Joe Hellerman

    Oct. 15, 2014

    I am often asked my opinion of the mega-church model of ministry. I find the model lacking, frankly, but not for the reasons you might think.

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