Stackhouse and Friends Summer 2006

Speaker(s): Alan Jacobs, Bruce Kuhn, Edna Grenz, George Marsden, John Stackhouse, Rachel Hostetter-Smith, Ralph Wood, Stephen Evans
Date: Summer 2006
Length: 2:35:24
Product ID: RGCD3623S

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Description

This is a series of interviews which John Stackhouse hosted within which he addresses key questions of interest to Christians.
The following interviews are included in this set;
The Danger of Storytelling with Alan Jacobs and Bruce Kuhn
Why Has Music Been the Only Legitimate Art Form for Protestants? with Rachel Hostetter-Smith and Edna Grenz
Why Read Atheists? with Ralph Wood
The Evangelical Mind: Still a Scandal? with George Marsden and Stephen Evans

See All Audio by Alan Jacobs Bruce Kuhn Edna Grenz George Marsden John Stackhouse Rachel Hostetter-Smith Ralph Wood Stephen Evans

Alan Jacobs is Distinguished Professor of Humanities in the Honors Program at Baylor University. Jacobs is the author of a number of books, including A Theology of Reading: The Hermeneutics of Love, A Visit to Vanity Fair and Other Moral Essays, The Narnian: The Life and Imagination of C.S. Lewis, and "The Book of Common Prayer": A Biography.

Bruce Kuhn is an actor previously on Broadway in Les Miserables, and now tours his one-person performances to universities, churches and conferences across North America and Europe.

Stanley J. Grenz was the Pioneer McDonald Professor of Baptist Heritage, Theology and Ethics at Carey Theological College. He was a former Baptist pastor and author of numerous books including Sexual Ethics: An Evangelical Perspective, The Moral Quest: Foundations of Christian Ethics, and Theology for the Community of God.

George Marsden is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Notre Dame. He is author of many books, including Fundamentalism and American Culture, Jonathan Edwards: A Life, and Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism.

John G. Stackhouse, Jr. is the Samuel J. Mikolaski Professor of Religious Studies and Dean of Faculty Development at Crandall University in New Brunswick. Prior to this, he was the Sangwoo Youtong Chee Professor of Theology and Culture at Regent College. He serves as an advisory editor at Christianity Today, a contributing editor at Books & Culture, and a columnist for Faith Today. He is the author of eight books, including Need to Know: Vocation as the Heart of Christian Epistemology, Making the Best of It: Following Christ in the Real World, and Can God be Trusted?: Faith and the Challenge of Evil, as well as the co-author, editor, and co-editor of seven more. His articles have been featured in many publications, including The New York Times, The Times Literary Supplement, The Atlantic, Time, and Reader's Digest.

Rachel Hostetter Smith is Professor of Art & Gilkison Chair of Art History at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana, USA. She is also Project Director and Curator of Charis: Boundary Crossings, an international traveling exhibit of work by Asian and North American artists that explores the implications of Christian faith and artistic practice in a multicultural world.

Ralph C. Wood is University Professsor of Theology and Literature at Baylor University. There he has taught award-winning courses that are devoted to the relation of Christian faith to imaginitive literature. He is the author of The Comedy of Redemption: Christian Faith and Comic Vision in Four American Novelists., Contending for the Faith: The Church's Engagement with Culture, The Gospel According to Tolkien: Visions of the Kingdom in Middle-earth and Flannery O'Connor and the Christ-Haunted South.

C. Stephen Evans is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Humanities at Baylor University, Texas. He has written numerous books including Kierkegaard's Ethic of Love: Divine Commands and Moral Obligations, The Historical Christ and the Jesus of Faith: The Incarnational Narrative as History, Passionate Reason: Making Sense of Kierkegaard's Philosophical Fragments, Preserving the Person, Wisdom and Humanness in Psychology, Subjectivity and Religious Belief: An Historical, Critical Study and The Quest for Faith: Reason and Mystery as Pointers to God.

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