Questions for Christians

Questions for Christians - Special Portlands First Atheist Festival

This is the video of just the speakers at Portland's first annual atheist festival, held on May 26, 2016 at downtown's Pioneer Square in Portland Oregon.

Questions for Christians - with Jeff Zweerink Pt 2

In this episode (part 2 of 2), Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Jeff Zweerink (Christian) from Reasons to Believe Ministry. They discuss these 6 topics (each chose their own 3 questions for the other): 1) Is science the only way of learning? 2) How do atheists understand morality? 3) Should atheists and Christians confront wrong people from within their own camps? 4) Does consciousness make sense with a naturalistic worldview? 5) Is the Noah's Ark story literally true? 6) If the natural universe is all there is, why do atheists even care about anything?

Questions for Christians - with Jeff Zweerink Pt 1

In this episode (part 1 of 2), Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Jeff Zweerink (Christian) from Reasons to Believe Ministry. They discuss these 5 topics: 1) Science shows the universe had a beginning? 2) Was the universe designed for life? 3) Does the Christian worldview give a foundation for science? 4) Does nature reveal God's design? 5) "Magical Thinking" vs. "Scientific Thinking."

Questions for Christians - with Brian Henson Pt 2

Bernie Dehler (atheist) talks with Brian Henson (Christian apologist) about: 1. What is "moral law?" 2. Were Adam and Eve real people? 3. Did the Bible flood really happen? 4. Is there a supernatural soul? 5. Creation vs. evolution and 6. Does it take faith to be an atheist?

Questions for Christians - with Brian Henson Pt 1

Bernie Dehler (atheist) talks with Brian Henson (Christian apologist) about: 1. Can you feel the presence of God? 2. Why is there something rather than nothing? 3. What is "moral law?" 4. Were Adam and Eve real people? and 5. Did the Bible flood really happen?

Questions for Christians - with Neil Mammen Pt 2

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) continues a discussion with Neil Mammen (Christian). They discuss these 5 topics; aiming for about 10 minutes for each topic: Smart machines and their souls, what neurology has to say about the soul, is the gospel nonsense, what would it take for you to disbelieve, what would it take for you to believe. This extended version for Youtube also has a bonus section on the topic "Is Christianity superior to other religions?"

Questions for Christians - with Neil Mammen Pt 1

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Neil Mammen (Christian). They discuss these 5 topics; aiming for about 10 minutes for each topic: Smart machines and their souls, what neurology has to say about the soul, is the gospel nonsense, what would it take for you to disbelieve, what would it take for you to believe. This extended version for Youtube also has a bonus section on the topic "Is Christianity superior to other religions?"

Questions for Christians - with Phil Smith

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Phil Smith, Ph.D. (Christian). They discuss these topics: Do spiritual bodies exist?, Driverless cars and machine morality, Are zombies a problem for atheists?, and more.

Questions for Christians with Fazale Rana Pt 2

On 1-19-16, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Fazale (Fuzz) Rana, Ph.D. (Christian). This is the bonus material from that show. Also included are two clips from a Youtube series called "Atheist vs Atheist."

Questions for Christians with Fazale Rana Pt 1

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Fazale (Fuzz) Rana, Ph.D. (Christian). They discuss the "Watchmaker Argument," is "Mitochondrial Eve" the same as "Biblical Eve?", is "Intelligent Design" real science?, and more.

Questions for Christians - with Jason Burns

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (former Christian, now atheist) has a discussion with Jason Burns (Christian evangelist/apologist based in Manchester, U.K.) They discuss these 5 topics; Adam & Eve, Noah's Ark, Morality, Presence of God, and Reality/Existence.

Questions for Christians - Special Is there a Problem with Feminism

Atheists debate: Is there a problem with feminism in Christianity and "the new atheism" movement? Two atheists, Bernie Dehler and Karen Garst, debate whether both Christianity and Atheism have issues of anti-feminism within their ranks. This debate happened at Portland State University (PSU) on 12-15-15, and was sponsored by the Freethinkers of PSU student group. The debate was moderated by Marko Balogh.

Questions for Christians - with Matt Slick Pt 2

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (former Christian, now atheist) has a discussion with Matt Slick (Christian apologist and author). They discuss these 5 topics; about 10 minutes for each topic: Adam & Eve, Noah's Ark, Morality, Presence of God, and Reality/Existence.

Questions for Christians - with Matt Slick Pt 1

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (former Christian, now atheist) has a discussion with Matt Slick (Christian apologist and author). They discuss these 5 topics; about 10 minutes for each topic: Adam & Eve, Noah's Ark, Morality, Presence of God, and Reality/Existence.

Questions for Christians - with Kent Hovind

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (former Christian, now atheist) has a discussion with Kent Hovind (Christian and Young Earth Creationist). They discuss these 5 topics; about 10 minutes for each topic: Adam & Eve, Noah's Ark, Morality, Presence of God, and Reality/Existence.

Questions for Christians - with Neil Mammen

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Neil Mammen (Christian). They discuss these 5 topics; about 10 minutes for each topic: Adam & Eve, Noah's Ark, Morality, Presence of God, and Reality/Existence.

Questions for christians - with Chris Townsend Pt 2

Questions for Christians, with guest Chris Townsend Part 2 In this series episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Christopher (Chris) Townsend (Christian). They discuss these 4 topics; about 10 minutes for each topic (but they went over-time on each topic so there are two parts):

Questions for christians with Chris Townsend Pt 1

In this series episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) has a discussion with Christopher (Chris) Townsend (Christian). They discuss these 4 topics; about 10 minutes for each topic (but they went over-time on each topic so watch for Part 2):

Questions for Christians - Guest Fazale Rana

In this episode, Bernie Dehler (atheist) and Dr. Fazale Rana (Christian) discuss important topics in science and theology.

Questions for Christians, with guest Dennis Marcellino

In this, the first episode of the Questions for Christians series, Bernie Dehler (atheist) and guest Dennis Marcellino (Christian) discuss important topics in science and theology.