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by Monday, 07 October 2013 16:41

Christianity and Bioethics

Dr. John Oakes taught a class titled Christianity and Bioethics at the 2013 International Christian Evidences Conference at San Diego State University. The class includes a discussion of the various technologies which we can assume will be coming in the fairly near future. John proposes the kinds of technologies Christians should embrace and those which they should consider opposing. Compassion, the desire to relieve suffering and the concept of responsible spiritual stewardship can guide wise choices, while the push to enhance human abilities beyond the “natural” present problems.

by Monday, 07 October 2013 16:21

Christianity in a Postmodern World

Dr. John Oakes taught a class titled "Christianity in a Postmodern World" at the 2013 International Christian Evidence Conference at San Diego State University. He proposes a rational Christian response to both the good and the bad which comes with postmodern thinking.  The class covers the history of modernism and why it was replaced by postmodernism, with a brief bio of the major influences in the movement, as well as suggesting both the strengths and weaknesses of the postmodern mood.
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