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FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 425 Responding to Dan Barker’s book LIFE DRIVEN PURPOSE ( “As I write in Godless, I think the probability of the existence of a historical person named Jesus, the founder of Christianity, is very low”) FEATURED ARTIST IS GUSTAVE MOREAU (1826-1898)

I have read articles for years from Dan Barker, but recently I just finished the book Barker wrote entitled LIFE DRIVEN PURPOSE which was prompted by Rick Warren’s book PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE which I also read several years ago. Dan Barker is the  Co-President of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, And co-host of Freethought Radio […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 422 Carl Sagan ”At the same time, women were effectively excluded from the medical schools, where such arcane knowledge could be acquired. So, as things worked out, women had almost nothing to say about terminating their own pregnancies….The poor woman was often forced to resort to the back alley or the coat hanger. (My 1995 correspondence with Sagan) Frank Beckwith answers this argument very well concerning the coat hangers! FEATURED ARTIST IS RUTH ASAWA

_ Carl Sagan asserted that in the past woman found themselves in the past in a difficult situation: At the same time, women were effectively excluded from the medical schools, where such arcane knowledge could be acquired. So, as things worked out, women had almost nothing to say about terminating their own pregnancies. It was […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 420 Responding to Dan Barker’s book LIFE DRIVEN PURPOSE (“I think the best hope, the only hope, for a peaceful world is secular government”) FEATURED ARTIST IS Janine Antoni

_____________ I have read articles for years from Dan Barker, but recently I just finished the book Barker wrote entitled LIFE DRIVEN PURPOSE which was prompted by Rick Warren’s book PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE which I also read several years ago. Dan Barker is the  Co-President of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, And co-host of Freethought […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 419 John MacArthur noted, “His [Carl Sagan’s] perception was that life just sort of happened and he ended up his life with absolute emptiness – absolute hopelessness!” FEATURED ARTIST IS Hannah Höch

— Sagan in Rahway High School‘s 1951 yearbook Sagan discusses FAITH when there is no evodence Carl Sagan on Religion — The Bible and Archaeology – Is the Bible from God? (Kyle Butt) Biblical Archaeology is Silencing the critics! Significantly, even liberal theologians, secular academics, and critics generally cannot deny that archaeology has confirmed thebiblical record […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE PART 418 “Practical Atheism” – Psalm 14 Featured artist is Peter Phillips

________________________ I wanted to share with  you some information from a book by Francis Schaeffer that was read by Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page back in the 1970’s. Francis Schaeffer talked about the views of the Beatles  and many other Rock Groups in the 1960’s and 1970’s.  His son Frank wrote recently about the impact of SGT. PEPPER’S LONELY […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 417 “Pascal’s Wager a Silly Argument?” (Schaeffer v. Richard Dawkins) Featured artist is Peter Doig

_ Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins __ __ __ Francis and Edith Schaeffer at their home in Switzerland with some visiting friends __ Schaeffer with his wife Edith in Switzerland. Richard Dawkins and John Lennox _ _ _ Dawkins, Hitchens, Dennett, Harris  Canary Islands 2014: Harold Kroto and Richard Dawkins __ Francis Schaeffer pictured below: […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 416 “Dawkins next dismisses personal testimony by saying that people hallucinate or are fooled with relative ease” (Schaeffer v. Richard Dawkins) Featured artist is John Currin

_ Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins __ __ __ Francis and Edith Schaeffer at their home in Switzerland with some visiting friends __ Schaeffer with his wife Edith in Switzerland. Richard Dawkins and John Lennox _ _ _ Dawkins, Hitchens, Dennett, Harris  February 10, 2018 Richard Dawkins c/o Richard Dawkins Foundation,Washington, DC 20005 Dear Mr. […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE PART 415 The Question of Apologetics by Francis Schaeffer Featured artist is David Bowie

“When people refuse God’s answer, they are living against the revelation of the universe and against the revelation of themselves.  They are denying the revelation of God in who they themselves are.  I am not saying that non-Christians do not live in the light of real existence.  I am saying that they do not have […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE Part 414 Mark Looy: In The Blind Watchmaker Dawkins attempts to counter the oft-used creationist argument that just as a watch is too complicated to have come about by accident, so, too, are living things—especially humans. He maintains that “natural selection, the blind, unconscious, automatic process, which Darwin discovered, is the mechanism that has brought about higher forms of life, and, by implication, the human brain.” This is pure SPECULATION, of course, on Dawkins’ part. No scientist has ever observed natural selection…Carl Sagan, has tackled the brain’s origin with lyrical (and very creative) writing in The Dragons of Eden Sagan’s subtitle reveals the non-scientific nature of his study: “Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence” FEATURED ARTIST IS GEORGIA O’KEEFE

— Sagan in Rahway High School‘s 1951 yearbook Sagan discusses FAITH when there is no evodence Carl Sagan on Religion — The Bible and Archaeology – Is the Bible from God? (Kyle Butt) Biblical Archaeology is Silencing the critics! Significantly, even liberal theologians, secular academics, and critics generally cannot deny that archaeology has confirmed thebiblical record […]

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER ANALYZES ART AND CULTURE PART 413 THE QUESTION OF GOD (Woody Allen v Francis Schaeffer) Featured artist is Barbara Jones Hogu

THE QUESTION OF GOD “PEOPLE OFTEN ASK ME, ‘HAVE YOU FOUND GOD?’  FIND GOD?  I CAN’T EVEN FIND A PLUMMER ON THE WEEKEND.” – WOODY ALLEN We should understand first of all that the three basic areas of philosophic thought are what they have always been.  The first of them is in the area of […]