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Richard G. Howe

Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Apologetics

Southern Evangelical Seminary >>

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Richard G. Howe

Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Apologetics

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Both a debater and speaker, Dr. Richard G. Howe has taught courses in apologetics and/or philosophy at Southern Evangelical Seminary, Luther Rice University, and Mississippi State University. As a graduate teaching assistant he also taught philosophy at the University of Mississippi, Marquette University, and the University of Arkansas.

Currently Dr. Howe is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Apologetics at Southern Evangelical Seminary.

He is the co-author (with Norman L. Geisler) of Religion of the Force and has contributed chapters to several apologetics books. Dr. Howe has lectured extensively in Philosophy and Christian Apologetics in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Africa. His PhD dissertation was "A Defense of Thomas Aquinas' Second Way." Richard is married to Rebekah Howe. In their spare time, Richard and Rebekah enjoy international travel.


  • Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Arkansas
  • M.A., Philosophy, University of Mississippi
  • B.A., Bible, Mississippi College