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Short clips from recent Veritas Forums! Updated Saturdays at 6am EST. Hosting hundreds of scholars at dozens of college campuses, The Veritas Forum is an opportunity to explore life's hardest questions in relation to the person and story of Jesus Christ.
|1||CleanVideoJustin Barrett and Paul Bloom – Why Do So Many People Believe in God?||http://www.veritas.org/talks - At the Veritas Forum @ Yale, psychology professors Justin Barrett and Paul Bloom discuss the relationship between our disposition to believe something and the conclusion that it is true. Both conclude that our natural [...]||12/1/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoSatyan Devadoss & William McCallum – Two Mathematicians Talk About God||www.veritas.org/talks - Is God merely a punctuation point that stops you from going back in your reasoning? Should God shape our decisions about life? What if God personally interacts with human beings in history? Williams College Professor Satyan D[...]||8/25/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoArd Louis – Does Science Make Faith Obsolete? The Observations of One Scientist||http://www.veritas.org/talks - Does your faith influence your choice of research problem or choice of career? Listen to Ard Louis, Reader in Theoretical Physics at Oxford, explain how his faith affected his path into academia as a scientist.||8/18/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoMartin Clark – Can Capital Markets Be Moral?||http://www.veritas.org/talks - Social Entrepreneur Martin Clark suggests reforms for the financial system drawing from Biblical principles. Do you think these reforms would work?||8/4/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoIan Hutchinson — Why Should I Consider Christianity?||http://www.veritas.org/talks – If I believe a universe without God is beautiful, and I live an ethical life, why should I add the assumption of God when it rests upon questionable evidence? MIT professor and Christian Ian Hutchinson responds.||7/28/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoTroy Van Voorhis — Why Science and Faith Come Together||Are Science and Faith Friends… or Foes? Any why? MIT Professor and Christian gives his take on the question at The Veritas Forum at Bowdoin, 2012. Hear more of Prof. Van Voorhis and a secular perspective from Bowdoin professor Richmond Thompso[...]||7/14/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoWilliam Lane Craig — What is Faith?||http://www.veritas.org/talks – What is Faith? William Lane Craig, Professor of Theology at Talbot, argues that many people think it’s a way of knowing something—and that this is a misleading perspective. Find out what Dr. Craig believes [...]||6/23/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoTim Keller — Explain Religion Away?||Can we explain religion away? Tim Keller, speaker, writer, and pastor of Redeemer Church in New York City, argues that we cannot, addressing The Veritas Forum at the University of California, Berkeley in 2008.||6/16/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoJohn Lennox – Doesn’t Religion Cause Violence?||Doesn’t religion just add violence and bigotry to any situation? Wouldn’t the world have less suffering and pain without religion? Hear Oxford mathematician and popular speaker John Lennox respond to UPenn law professor David Skeel. From[...]||6/9/2012||Free||View in iTunes|