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Christian Apologetics Journal

This issue features the panel discussion/debate between K. Scott Oliphint of Westminster Theological Seminary, Jason Lisle of the Institute for Creation Research and me on apologetics methodology (Presuppositionalism vs. Classical) and the age of the Earth. It is available for purchase here.
“Good philosophy must exist, if for no other reason, because bad philosophy needs to be answered.” C. S. Lewis

Welcome to the Virtual Office of Dr. Richard G. Howe

Publications 

The Jesus Quest: The Danger from Within 

Dr. Howe has two chapters in The Jesus Quest titled "The Reliability of the New Testament Writers" and "A Defense of the Supernatural."

Considerações sobre o chamado "Conflito entre Ciência e Religião"

A Portuguese translation of Dr. Howe's "Some Comments On the So-Called Conflict between Science and Religion" in the Brazilian apologetics publication Apologética Christã. English version here.

The Popular Encyclopedia of Apologetics 

Published by Harvest House. Dr. Howe contributed two articles: "Dualism" and "Empiricism."

Does God Exist?

The DVD of Dr. Howe's debate with Dr. Michael Shermer is available for purchase here or viewing here.

"Philosophical Antecedents to

Thomas Aquinas' Second Way"

Christian Apologetics Journal, Vol. 10, No.1, Spring 2012. (Read a version of the paper here.)

"Two Notions of the Infinite in Thomas Aquinas'

Summa Theologiae I, Questions 2 and 46"

Christian Apologetics Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, Spring 2009, pp. 71-86. (Read a version of the paper here.)

"On the Function of Philosophy"

Christian Apologetics Journal, Vol. 7, No. 2, Fall 2008, pp. 57-82. (Read a version of the paper here.)

"Modern Witchcraft: It May Not Be What You Think"

Cover story of the Christian Research Journal, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2005, published by the Christian Research Institute.  (an Evangelical Press Association, 2006 award winning article) (read the article here)

"Satanism: A Taste for the Dark Side" 

Cover story of the Christian Research Journal, Vol. 28, No. 5, 2005, published by the Christian Research Institute. (read the article here)

“Are There Historical Errors in the Bible?”

Areopagus Journal: The Journal of the Apologetics Resource Center, Nov. 2007.

To Everyone an Answer: A Case for the Christian Worldview

Published by InterVarsity, this work is a festschrift in honor of Norman L. Geisler. Dr. Howe co-wrote a chapter with his brother Tom titled "Knowing Christianity is True: The Relationship between Faith and Reason." Read the chapter here.

Reasons for Faith: Making the Case for the Christian Faith

Published by Crossway. Dr. Howe contributed two Chapters: "The New Testament, Jesus Christ, and the Da Vinci Code" and "Witchcraft."

Religion of the Force 

Co-Authored with Dr. Norman Geisler, Religion of the Force is a Christian worldview (theological and philosophical) analysis of the famous movie series by George Lucas.
I Am Put Here for the Defense of the Gospel A Festschrift in honor of Dr. Norman L. Geisler. Dr. Howe has a chapter titled “Defending the Handmaid: How Theology Needs Philosophy”