Our stores are still open, see our trading hours here
FREE SHIPPING FOR ORDERS OVER $99.
WISHLISTS
Our stores are still open, see our trading hours here

Lennox / Hitchens Debate: Is God Great? (Fixed Point Foundation Films Series)

DVD|Jun 2010
Product Rating: 0

$19.99

Note: Not all DVDs work in all DVD players. Details about DVD regions.

Asking the question 'Is God great?' may seem strange to many. They argue that, in a time when people cannot even agree on God's existence, such a question seems presumptuous at the very least. But the issue continues to arise....


Available Now.
9 Available

Expected to ship tomorrow from Australia.

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You may also like

God's Undertaker (Part II) (The Smith Lectures Series) DVD
$19.99
$19.99
in stock
Duration
  • 1h 54m

Asking the question 'Is God great?' may seem strange to many. They argue that, in a time when people cannot even agree on God's existence, such a question seems presumptuous at the very least. But the issue continues to arise. 'Is God Great?' sees two of the West's very best minds face off on the subject - Christopher Hitchens and Professor John Lennox. Hitchens, who made his opinion clear on the topic in 2007 with his book God is not Great, maintains not only that God fails to be great, but denies his existence entirely. Professor Lennox, a convinced Christian and scientist, respectfully disagrees. This event features a unique blend of both planned remarks and fast-paced dialogue that tackles these issues in a refreshing and informative light. It is sure to offer insights. Download a free study guide at http://www.fixed-point.org/index.php/dvds from the FREE STUDY guide box on the left.

114 mins + special features

This Item Is In The Following Kit

Answering God's Critics: The Best of the John Lennox Debates (5 Vol Pack)

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 307336
  • Product Code 9323078013200
  • EAN 9323078013200
  • Department Dvds
  • Category Teaching Dvds
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Koorong Dvds
  • Release Date Jun 2010
  • Sales Rank 47772
Features In Catalogues

John Lennox

John Lennox is Professor of Mathematics in the University of Oxford, Fellow in Mathematics and the Philosophy of Science, and Pastoral Advisor at Green Templeton College, Oxford. He is also an Adjunct Lecturer at Wycliffe Hall, Oxford University and at the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics and is a Senior Fellow of the Trinity Forum. In addition, he teaches for the Oxford Strategic Leadership Programme at the Executive Education Centre, Said Business School, Oxford University.

John Carson Lennox was born in 1943 in Northern Ireland, the son of a shopkeeper, and grew up in Armagh. He studied at the Royal School Armagh, Northern Ireland and was Exhibitioner and Senior Scholar at Emmanuel College, Cambridge University from which he took his MA, MMath and PhD. While there, he heard lectures by C S Lewis on the poet John Donne. Lennox worked for many years in the Mathematics Institute at the University of Wales in Cardiff which awarded him a DSc for his research. He also holds an MA and DPhil from Oxford University and an MA in Bioethics from the University of Surrey. He was a Senior Alexander Von Humboldt Fellow at the Universities of Wurzburg and Freiburg in Germany. He has lectured extensively in North America, Eastern and Western Europe and Australasia on mathematics, the philosophy of science and the intellectual defence of Christianity.

Between 2007 and 2011, Lennox was involved in numerous public debates in the UK, US, and Australia, wherein he articulated an intellectually robust Christian case for the existence of God. His interlocutors have included Richard Dawkins, the late Christopher Hitchens, and Peter Singer.

Lennox has written a number of books on the interface between science, philosophy and theology. These include God's Undertaker: Has Science Buried God? (2009), God and Stephen Hawking, a response to The Grand Design (2011), Gunning for God, on the new atheism (2011), and Seven Days that Divide the World, on the early chapters of Genesis (2011). Furthermore, in addition to over seventy published mathematical papers, he is the co-author of two research level texts in algebra in the Oxford Mathematical Monographs series.

Lennox is multilingual, fluent in Russian, French, and German. He is married to Sally, and has three children and five grandchildren.

Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Eric Hitchens (born April 13, 1949) is an English-American author, journalist, literary critic, and apologist for atheism. He has been a columnist at Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, World Affairs, The Nation, Slate, Free Inquiry, and a variety of other media outlets. He currently lives in Washington, D.C.
Hitchens is a political observer, polemicist and self styled political radicalist whose books - the latest being God Is Not Great - have made him a staple of talk shows and lecture circuits. In 2009 Hitchens was listed by Forbes magazine as one of the "25 most influential liberals in U.S. media." The same article noted, though, that he would "likely be aghast to find himself on this list".
Wikpedia

Bestsellers in Teaching Dvds

How Great is Our God (40 Minutes) (Passion Talk Series) DVD
$16.99
$16.99
in stock
Australian Author
Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life DVD
$7.99
$7.99
in stock
God's Glorious Plan For Your Family (5 DVD Set) DVD
$20.00
$20.00
in stock
The Helper on Marriage DVD
The Helper on Marriage
DVD
(1)Rated 4 stars out of 5
$14.99
$14.99
in stock
Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage (4 DVD Set) DVD
$44.99
$44.99
in stock
Daniel's 70 Weeks DVD
$29.99
$29.99
in stock
Australian Author
800 Horsemen Who Changed the World DVD
$29.99
$29.99
in stock
Angus Buchan on the Bible DVD
$14.99
$14.99
in stock