Mar 5, 2019
Pat is joined by Matt Nelson, assistant director of the Word
on Fire Institute, to talk about the dire need in today's society
for religious argument.
- Why faith is not opposed to reason (and why, in fact, there
is deep concord between the two)
- Overcoming the snare of "scientism"
- How to argue religion, and not just fight about it.
- Why people shouldn't be satisfied with "bland
- How to better understand your opponent's position
About Matt Nelson
Matt Nelson is the Assistant Director of the Word on Fire
Institute. He holds a Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) from the
Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, and a Bachelor
of Education degree from the University of Regina, and is pursuing
a M.A. in philosophy from Holy Apostles College and Seminary. He is
the author of Just Whatever: How to Help the Spiritually
Indifferent Find Beliefs That Really Matter (Catholic
Answers Press, 2018) and currently resides in Saskatchewan, Canada
with his wife, Amanda, and their three children.
Show Notes and Mentioned Resources
book, Just Whatever: How to Help the Spiritually
Indifferent Find Beliefs that Really Matter
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