Monday, July 09, 2012

Philosopher Interview: Richard Swinburne

Today’s interview is with Christian philosopher of religion Richard Swinburne. He is an Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Oxford. Over the last 50 years Swinburne has been a proponent of philosophical arguments for the existence of God. He talks about his background, the changes in Christian philosophy in the past decades, the goal for the Christian philosopher, defending and advocating Christianity, his approach to arguing for the existence of God, challenges to Christianity, answering the problem of evil & suffering, his advice to Christian defenders, and more.

Full Interview MP3 Audio here (48 min)

Books by Richard Swinburne include:
The Coherence of Theism

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  1. Geoff Howells July 10, 2012

    Faith is an act of trust in God NOT believing without evidence as the critics state. That was the bit of this pod cast I found most memorable.

  2. Anonymous July 10, 2012

    wow interview with Prof Swinburne !!
    Hey Brian thanks very much… keep the good work.

  3. Confident Christian July 10, 2012

    Indeed – keep up the wonderful work Brian! 🙂

  4. Anonymous June 9, 2013

    We are all worm food when u die. Stop thinking u r any more special than a dog when he dies. Get over yourself. You r not special and there've is no god.. No sun god no god of the sea no god of the wind etc.