Public Lecture: The Kalam Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God
- Saturday 21 March 2015 (17:30-19:00)
Hosted by the John Hick Centre for Philosophy of Religion
Speaker: Professor William Lane Craig (Talbot School of Theology and Houston Baptist University; PhD University of Birmingham 1977)
Cadbury Lectures 2015
In addition to this public lecture Professor Craig is delivering Cadbury Lectures series 16 - 20 March, 2015.
William Lane Craig is Research Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology and Professor of Philosophy at Houston Baptist University. He did his PhD on the Kalam cosmological argument for the existence of God under the supervision of John Hick at the University of Birmingham. He has authored or edited over thirty books, including The Kalam Cosmological Argument; Assessing the New Testament Evidence for the Historicity of the Resurrection of Jesus; Divine Foreknowledge and Human Freedom; Theism, Atheism and Big Bang Cosmology; and God, Time and Eternity, as well as over a hundred articles in professional journals of philosophy and theology, including The Journal of Philosophy, New Testament Studies, Journal for the Study of the New Testament, American Philosophical Quarterly, Philosophical Studies, Philosophy, and British Journal for Philosophy of Science.
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The Barber Institute’s main concert hall (Capacity: 349) -- Building R14 on the campus map.