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  • Meeting Summary March 28th What is Morality?

    The discussion on March 28th was “What is morality, and is morality OBJECTIVE?” 

    Morality

    (from the Latin moralitas "manner, character, proper behavior") is the differentiation of intentions, decisions, and actions between those that are good (or right) and those that are bad (or wrong). [1]   More

  • Polemics on Faith: Is Faith Irrational?

    Ratio Christi at Wayne State University welcomes you to the WSU "Polemics on Faith" event, on Thursday afternoons in the Student Center Building (SCB)!

    If you came to any of the Video Series this past Fall or Winter in the Bernath Auditorium, you heard of this exciting new student org coming to Wayne State. Ratio Christi is a national organization, dedicated to the discussion of all things theological and philosophical. If you attended the first meeting, you saw and heard the spiri...   More

  • Polemics on Faith: Discussion, Debate and Open Discourse

    Ratio Christi at Wayne State University announces the WSU "Polemics on Faith" event, on Thursday afternoons in the Student Center Building (SCB)!

    This Thursday is the first meeting of Ratio Christi at Wayne State!  If you came to any of the Video Series this past Fall or Winter in the Bernath Auditorium, you heard of this exciting new student org coming to Wayne State. Ratio Christi is a national organization, dedicated to the discussion of all things theologi...   More

  • FILL THE THEATERS MARCH 23rd FOR OCTOBER BABY

    The opening weekend of movies at theaters is the most critical and sets the stage for the ultimate success.  When a movie makes a big hit the opening weekend, it makes big news and more people want to go see it. We know the power of movie to impact our culture, and this movie has the potential to save thousands of lives. Please show your support for this strong pro-life movie dealing head-on with abortion.   More

  • Christians Respond to the Extreme Claims of the Reason Rally

    Authors of new book highlight irrationality of atheists' claim to be defenders of reason

    Charlotte, NC, March 12, 2012 -- Leading atheist Richard Dawkins has said, “The time has come for people of reason to say: Enough is enough!  Religious faith discourages independent thought, it's divisive and it's dangerous.” Today, Christian thinkers from around the world announce the publication of the Patheos Press ebook “   More

  • The Reason Rally: Does The God Delusion Really Lead to Rationality?

     We all  know The Reason Rally is around the corner. This event promises to be the largest gathering of atheists in the country. As someone who is the director of an apologetics ministry on the largest campus in the nation, I have talked to my share of atheists. I have listened to them and asked questions. As a recent t-shirt says, “I love atheists, I just don’t agree with their worldview.”

    Socr...   More

  • What Happens When Atheists Don’t Care About Hermeneutics?

    Recently, someone partially tore down a controversial billboard in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania that featured a quote from Colossians 3:22 that says "Slaves, Obey your masters." This billboard was paid for by the groups American Atheists and Pennsylvania Nonbelievers.

    First of all, I don't want to address who tore it down, etc. But I would say the following: I am all for free speech.  But in regards to this billbaord,&nbsp...   More

  • Meeting Summary: March 7th: What is Fatih?

    The discussion on March 7th (Sam Houston State University) was “What is faith?” 

    There are MANY debates, blog posts, articles, and books supporting and attacking faith.  But it is fairly difficult to find information on what exactly is meant by the word “faith”.  Richard Dawkins wrote that

    “Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is belief in spite of, e...   More

  • PZ Myers and Atheists Invited to Church

    So is it now OK for groups of us to come visit you in your places of worship and do the same thing? Atheists have studiously avoided this in the past but you seem to want to up the ante.” ~Email to TrueReason.org

    Yes. Please do. We invite atheists to our churches. In response to strong demand, True Reason is planning the first annual Atheists at...   More

  • Responding to the Reason Rally

    On March 24th, thousands of atheists will be congregating at the mall in Washington D.C. to celebrate secularism, declare their presence in America, and assert their rising influence. It’s being called the “Reason Rally." On February 20th, Ratio Christi planned with other organizations to have a blogging day in response to the rally. However, what we didn’t plan for was Chuck Colson’s BreakPoint   More

  • The Reason Rally: secular "values" and reason.

    The "Reason Rally," to take place in Washington, DC on March 24th, is billed as the "largest gathering of the secular movement in world history."  The organizers claim that the rally will "deliver the good news:" that secularism is growing. They go on to state "the event is indeed a celebration of se...   More

  • Partner Highlight: Biola University

    Ratio Christi’s partnerships with seminaries is critical to our ability to find well trained apologists. Biola University has more alumni and graduates in apologetics than any seminary in the country. Here is what Craig Hazen, the director of the Christian Apologetics program at Biola has to say about the relationship with Ratio Christi.   More

  • URGENT MISSION CRITICAL NEED!

    Blake Anderson is Ratio Christi’s director of administration, responsible for most of the critical issues behind the scenes at Ratio Christi. Not only does he handle all the work on Ratio Christi’s internet presence; including leading the small team on web site development, and personally handling all development of our social media strategy, but he also handles all chapter growth and support matters. Whenever Ratio Christi adds a new chapter, it is because Blake has done hours...   More