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Taking up the Sword of Christian Theology and the Shield of Classic Apologetics

Taking up the Sword of Christian Theology and the Shield of Classic Apologetics

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Taking up the Sword of Christian Theology and the Shield of Classic Apologetics

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English

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Episodes

(S5 E14) Christology (Part 2): The Virgin Birth and Incarnation of Christ

1/19/2022
By: Brian G. Chilton and Curtis Evelo | January 19, 2022 This season’s Winter Theology Series engages the theological study known as Christology, which is the study of Christ. This episode examines details concerning the Virgin Birth and the incarnation of Christ. Please note that due to the nature of some of our discussions describing […] The post (S5 E14) Christology (Part 2): The Virgin Birth and Incarnation of Christ appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:03:55

(S5 E13) Christology (Part One): The Union of Christ’s Divine and Human Nature

1/14/2022
Last season, we started a series discussing the theological attributes of God. This season, we continue the trend in a new series entitled the Winter Theology Series. In this set of episodes, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo discuss Christology, which is the study of Christ. In this first episode of series, Brian and Curtis work […] The post (S5 E13) Christology (Part One): The Union of Christ’s Divine and Human Nature appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:21:49

(S5 E12) 300th Episode: Challenges and Opportunities for the Church in 2022

1/7/2022
As we start 2022, we begin with the 300th episode of the Bellator Christi Podcast! In addition to this milestone, Bellator Christi Ministries also enters its 10th year in operation. On this special episode, Brian Chilton reflects on the 10 years of online ministry and how the ministry began. Additionally, Curtis Evelo reflects on his […] The post (S5 E12) 300th Episode: Challenges and Opportunities for the Church in 2022 appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:14:54

(S5 E11) Messianic Prophecies in the Old Testament (Part 4): Prophecies in the Major Prophets

12/19/2021
As we prepare for the Christmas season, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo begin a new series which discusses messianic prophecies. Messianic prophecies speak to the future coming of the Messiah and the characteristics surrounding his Advent. The last episode of this series delves into the prophecies found in the Major Prophets. Who were the major […] The post (S5 E11) Messianic Prophecies in the Old Testament (Part 4): Prophecies in the Major Prophets appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:16:38

(S5 E10) Messianic Prophecies in the Old Testament (Part 3): Prophecies in the Minor Prophets

12/16/2021
As we prepare for the Christmas season, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo begin a new series which discusses messianic prophecies. Messianic prophecies speak to the future coming of the Messiah and the characteristics surrounding his Advent. The third episode examines the messianic prophecies found in the Minor Prophets. Who are the minor prophets? What messianic […] The post (S5 E10) Messianic Prophecies in the Old Testament (Part 3): Prophecies in the Minor Prophets appeared first on...

Duration:01:16:52

(S5 E9) Messianic Prophecies (Part Two): Messianic Prophecies in Job and Psalms

12/12/2021
As we prepare for the Christmas season, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo begin a new series which discusses messianic prophecies. Messianic prophecies speak to the future coming of the Messiah and the characteristics surrounding his Advent. The second episode of the series engages messianic prophecies in the poetic portions of the Old Testament, particularly the […] The post (S5 E9) Messianic Prophecies (Part Two): Messianic Prophecies in Job and Psalms appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:06:28

(S5 E8) Messianic Prophecies (Part One): Early Prophecies

12/5/2021
As we prepare for the Christmas season, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo begin a new series which discusses messianic prophecies. Messianic prophecies speak to the future coming of the Messiah and the characteristics surrounding his Advent. In the first episode, Brian and Curtis describe early messianic prophecies as found in the first five books of […] The post (S5 E8) Messianic Prophecies (Part One): Early Prophecies appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:03:52

(S5 E7) Reasons to Be Thankful

11/23/2021
On this special Thanksgiving edition of the Bellator Christi Podcast, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo discuss reasons why they are thankful for the things that the Lord has done for them. They focus on positive things that the Lord is doing in the world of theology and the church. Also, they discuss personal ways that […] The post (S5 E7) Reasons to Be Thankful appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:00:48

(S5 E6) Recap of Viewpoints on Creation

11/21/2021
By: Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo | November 21, 2021 This podcast is a recap of the different viewpoints on creation. In recent days, creationism has again found itself on center stage in the modern theological and apologetics world. Even though a previous podcast in Season 4 discussed the different viewpoints on creation and evolution, […] The post (S5 E6) Recap of Viewpoints on Creation appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:00:49

(S5 E5) Four Ways that Middle Knowledge Helps to Explain Unanswered Prayer

11/14/2021
By: Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo | November 14, 2021 Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo discuss a recent article that Brian wrote concerning how middle knowledge impacts one’s understanding of unanswered prayer. By unanswered prayer, it is meant that God did not answer the person’s prayer according to the way that the person wished. Thus, […] The post (S5 E5) Four Ways that Middle Knowledge Helps to Explain Unanswered Prayer appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:01:05

(S5 E4) Philosophical Implications of NDEs

11/7/2021
By: Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo | November 7, 2021 On the final episode of a four-part journey into NDEs, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo explore the philosophical implications of near-death experiences and what they hold for a person’s worldview. They first review the objections given against NDEs from episode 3 and the ASK acrostic […] The post (S5 E4) Philosophical Implications of NDEs appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:59:04

(S5 E3) Answering Common Objections Against NDEs

10/31/2021
By: Brian Chilton | October 31, 2021 We have already provided objective evidence for near-death experiences (NDEs) and have argued that NDEs fit well within a biblical worldview in previous podcasts. On today’s podcast, we examine common objections launched against NDEs and ask whether they hold any weight. This podcast will contend that objections against […] The post (S5 E3) Answering Common Objections Against NDEs appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:57:50

(S5 E2) Objective Evidence for NDEs

10/24/2021
On the last episode, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo asserted that NDEs can fit within the biblical worldview if one accepts the soul survival perspective. They continue their discussion by showing the objective evidence for NDEs, showing that they actually do occur. Furthermore, they note what can be taken from their reality. BCP S5 E2 […] The post (S5 E2) Objective Evidence for NDEs appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:56:15

(S5.E1) NDEs and the Biblical Worldview

10/17/2021
The Bellator Christi Podcast begins its fifth season with a series on NDEs (“near-death experiencies”). In the first episode of the fifth season, Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo discuss how NDEs fit within a biblical worldview. Can they find a home, or are they irreconcilably different? Some would claim that the two cannot mesh. However, […] The post (S5.E1) NDEs and the Biblical Worldview appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:13:08

(SIS S1 E14) The Grand Finale: A Recap of Season One’s Interviews

10/10/2021
By: Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo | October 10, 2021 On this grand finale of the first season of the Summer Interview Series, Brian and Curtis look back at the first season and reflect on their journey. They discuss the many insights they learned over the course of the summer and look ahead to Season […] The post (SIS S1 E14) The Grand Finale: A Recap of Season One’s Interviews appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:26:16

Trailer: Season 5 of the Bellator Christi Podcast

10/3/2021
Brian Chilton | October 3, 2021 The fifth season of the Bellator Christi Podcast will feature some exciting discussions in a number of topics. October: In October, we will discuss NDEs (near-death experiences). Do NDEs hold any objective evidence? Furthermore, do they hold value to the Christian worldview? Or are they part of the occult? […] The post Trailer: Season 5 of the Bellator Christi Podcast appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:02:46

(SIS S1 E13) Moral Apologetics (w. Dr. David Baggett)

10/3/2021
By: Brian Chilton and Curtis Evelo | October 3, 2021 Through the summertime, we will host a new series entitled the “Summer Interview Series” which engages Christian scholars and experts about issues in their chosen fields. On the final episode of the series, Brian and Curtis interview Dr. David Baggett, Professor of Philosophy at Houston […] The post (SIS S1 E13) Moral Apologetics (w. Dr. David Baggett) appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:59:55

(SIS S1 E12) Worldviews and the Problem of Evil (w. Dr. Ronnie Campbell)

9/26/2021
By: Brian G. Chilton and Curtis Evelo | September 26, 2021 Through the summertime, we will host a new series entitled the “Summer Interview Series” which engages Christian scholars and experts about issues in their chosen fields. On this episode, Brian and Curtis welcome back Dr. Ronnie Campbell to the podcast to discuss his book […] The post (SIS S1 E12) Worldviews and the Problem of Evil (w. Dr. Ronnie Campbell) appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:01:24:52

(SIS S1 E11) Reaching Rural and Underserved Areas with Apologetics (w. Manuel Boglio)

9/19/2021
By: Brian G. Chilton and Curtis Evelo | September 19, 2021 Through the summer, the Bellator Christi Podcast features a new series entitled the “Summer Interview Series” which engages the top Christian scholars and experts in their chosen fields. On the 11th episode of our Summer Interview Series, we interview apologist Manuel Boglio. Manuel hosts […] The post (SIS S1 E11) Reaching Rural and Underserved Areas with Apologetics (w. Manuel Boglio) appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:49:43

(SIS S1 E10) The Wrackturn Method (w. Dr. Brian Melton)

9/12/2021
By: Brian G. Chilton and Curtis Evelo | September 12, 2021 Through the summer, the Bellator Christi Podcast features a new series entitled the “Summer Interview Series” which engages the top Christian scholars and experts in their chosen fields. On the 10th episode of our Summer Interview Series, we interview Dr. Brian Melton. Dr. Melton […] The post (SIS S1 E10) The Wrackturn Method (w. Dr. Brian Melton) appeared first on Bellator Christi.

Duration:00:58:35