members, click to sign in..

4,642 active users!!Bandwidth
SATURDAY
DEC 27, 2014
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -2 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | 6 Days Left!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

 
RELIGION, CURRENT EVENTS, TECHNOLOGY Subscribe to the breaking newsWhat is RSS?
FRONT PAGE  |  12/27/2014
TUESDAY, AUG 21, 2012  |  5 comments
'Snob' Dawkins won't debate with islanders who observe the Sabbath


Richard Dawkins

Prof Dawkins has angered his many critics on the islands of Lewis and Harris - where the Sabbath is strictly observed and shops and leisure facilities are closed on a Sunday - by turning down the offer of a debate with the "Wee Frees" in their Hebridean heartland.

The Rev Iver Martin, minister of Stornoway Free Church, welcomed the visit and said the church endorsed "freedom of discussion and the exchange of argument".

He added: "However, with Richard Dawkins presenting a particularly one-sided narrative, I would hope that there would be opportunity for fair, even handed, reasoned debate at which both sides of the theistic argument can be heard."

Mr Dawkins told a local newspaper that debates made good drama, but did not make for good understanding. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.telegraph.co.uk

Answers Academy: Big Bang
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Answering Atheists • Phil Johnson | 4/15/2007
•  Answers Academy: Big BangJason Lisle | 6/1/2005
•  Interview with Young AtheistDr. Bill Jones | 6/18/2008
•  Atheism in America - It's Here • Kevin Swanson | 2/24/2009

   12/22/14  |  Atheists unveil anti-Christmas TV specials • 56 comments
   12/14/14  |  Atheist Whose Invocation Prompted Walkout Fighting to Open...
   12/06/14  |  American Atheists 'Skip Church' This Christmas Billboards Aimed... • 15 comments
   11/17/14  |  Why the Internet is slowly strangling religion? • 2 comments
   10/12/14  |  School District Is Standing Up to an Atheist Group • 6 comments
MORE RELATED ( ATHEISM ) NEWS | MORE..
   12/24/14  |  'Traditional' families collapsing • 6 comments
   12/24/14  |  FDA recommends ending ban on blood donations from gay men • 6 comments
   12/24/14  |  Germans Gather to Sing Christmas Carols Against Islamisation • 56 comments
   12/23/14  |  SermonAudio Tip: SermonAudio iPhone + iPad Edition v3.9! • 100 comments
   12/22/14  |  Gunman executes cops as 'revenge' for Garner • 22 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   12/01/14  |  From Tyndale to Today: A New Study Bible • 34 comments
   06/02/14  |  A Letter to SermonAudio From a Missionary to Haiti • 10 comments
   02/07/14  |  Bringing the Gospel of John to Every Home in Austin, TX • 37 comments
   01/07/14  |  SermonAudio Partners with RFC for the 2014 Family Conference at... • 1 comments
   01/01/14  |  Happy New Year from SermonAudio! • 29 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..

COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 5 user comment(s)
News Item8/22/12 6:45 PM
aaron michael | Liverpool  Contact via emailFind all comments by aaron michael
Sunday is not the sabbath. Sunday is the 1st day of the week. Some christians treat it as a sabbath but it is not. The Scots used to keep the real sabbath for a 1000 yrs after Christ's death and resurection. Why did they stop ?
5

News Item8/22/12 1:56 AM
Don Randolph | Arizona  Find all comments by Don Randolph
"Almost Certainly"??

Rhoelar, you are spot on!
Good post.

4

News Item8/21/12 9:22 AM
Rhoelar  Find all comments by Rhoelar
"the theologian and philosopher Keith Ward, will put the opposite point of view in a talk entitled "Why There Almost Certainly is a God"."

"Almost Certainly"??

Is that supposed to be an improvement on the Dawkins view??
Or just slightly more positive??

At least we can confirm that God knows that Dawkins is a Fool!! Sadly.
Psalm 53:1 The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. Corrupt are they, and have done abominable iniquity: there is none that doeth good."

What you need to know about answering Atheists.

3

News Item8/21/12 8:16 AM
John UK | Wales  Find all comments by John UK
His life on earth is precarious, given only by the God he doesn't believe in. And maybe the Lord is planning a huge conversion for this man who is held high by atheists. God has converted atheists before on Lewis, and maybe will do so again. Either way, I think Dawkins visit to Lewis will have a profound effect upon his thinking.

I wonder if there are two or three elderly sisters praying right now, in the will of God, and by the Spirit of God, prayers which shall indeed be answered, as once before.

2

News Item8/21/12 4:17 AM
Libby | Isle of Lewis  Find all comments by Libby
"Dawkins has angered his many critics" why?, surely he has as much "freedom" not to debate as Ivor Martin has to debate.Dawkins has heard all they have to say before and from all over the world, only GOD can change his heart and not the pride of men. Now that the church is shouting about his visit all the more will be going to hear him, it would have been best to have left his visit like a cold breeze coming to the island instead of what is now a storm.
1
There are a total of 5 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Best News Ever!
advent day: " john uk man oh man, i've never sent anyone to a crusade meeting in..."
-18 min 51 
The Christmas Truces of 1914: Peace in the Midst of War
pennny: "interestingly, both sides of the wore were told that god was on their..."
-32 min 129 
Isis Executes Scores of Women for Refusing to Marry Militants
pennny: "why complain? we know west and its allies financed the jihadists to get..."
-34 min 


The Briefing 11-19-13

Dr. James M. Phillips
Bloom Where You Are Planted

Dr. James M Phillips
Sunday - AM
Discover The Word Ministry
Play! | MP4 | RSS

Who Shall Stand
Mark Pannell

Shawn Reynolds
Faithful is He to Call AND Do

Grace Particular Baptist
Sunday Service
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Blog 12/22/14
I'll Be Home for Christmas

New York Gospel Mission
merry chr­istm­as! hol­iday fest­iv­it­ies are in full swing...

Sponsor:
Top 10 Puritan Hard Drive Reviews

Wash­er, Beeke, Bauch­am, Benn­ett, Brown, Price, McM­ah­on, Johns­on, Dild­ay, Menc­ar­ow...
www.puritandownloads.com/bl..

Sermon:
America Revival Or Ruin
E. A. Johnston

SPONSOR | 2,100+

SPONSOR





                   
Man's practices are the best indexes of his principles. ... Stephen Charnock

City: Las Vegas, NV
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App New!
Android New!
Church App New!
Kindle + Nook New!
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile, Nokia
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword
SOAP API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2014 SermonAudio.com.