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Jesus Philosopher

with Dolores G. Morris & Angus Brook

The cliche is: ‘faith’ is the antithesis of knowledge … of wisdom. 

And therefore “Christian philosophy” is an oxymoron, right?

Our guests today, though are professional philosophers and they reckon that, while Christians could do with a healthy dose of philosophy, so could sceptics. We all need to think deeply about what we believe, and why we believe it.

And if you think – as atheists like Sam Harris and many others do – that scepticism or atheism doesn’t involve any mere ‘beliefs’, well, you probably especially need to think this stuff through. 

Meet our guests


Dolores G. Morris is a full-time instructor of philosophy at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. She received her PhD in Philosophy from the University of Notre Dame in 2010. Her current research focuses on the mind-body problem, and the implications of Hempel’s Dilemma for contemporary physicalism—that is, the question of how one ought to define physicalism so that it is neither tautologically true nor obviously false. Other interests include Philosophy of Religion, Early Analytic Philosophy and Philosophy of Action. Her new book, Believing Philosophy: Becoming a Christian Philosopheris published by Zondervan and available to order now.


Angus Brook is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame Australia. He has taught across most areas of philosophy, including: history of philosophy, metaphysics, Aquinas, natural law, ethics, and political philosophy. His research interests are Aristotle, Thomas Aquinas, and metaphysics.


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This episode is sponsored by Zondervan’s 10th Anniversary edition of Seven Days that Divide the World by John Lennox.

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