In the latest of "The Big Conversation" debates, Solas Director, Andy Bannister spoke to the acclaimed atheist philosopher Peter Singer; while host Justin Brierley chaired the discussion. Under the heading, "Evolution, Morality and Being Human: Do We Need God?", the two thinkers locked horns in a polite, respectful and very revealing debate; in which they were able to air their respective Christian and Utilitarian world-views and have them examined
David Robertson and Andy Bannister discuss Douglas Murray’s book, “The Strange Death of Europe.”
David Robertson was a guest on the “Bigger Questions” podcast hosted by the City Bible Forum (Australia). In Why I am not a Christian influential philosopher Bertrand Russell asked the big questions of the existence of God and immortality. Russell’s conclusion: atheism – there was no god. David Robertson (Scottish author, debater, and pastor) was …
Andy Bannnister recently debated Andrew Copson, CEO of the British Humanist Association, on this important topic, at the University of Hull. The full debate — including the discussion and Q&A — can be watched here:
Five really bad reasons Christians avoid apologetics. This was also discussed on the Janet Parshall Show on Moody Radio
Montage of the online gig that was streamed live from the Solas Centre on Saturday 7th February, 2015.
David Robertson responds to the comments by Stephen Fry made on “The Meaning of Life, with Gay Byrne” broadcast on RTE on Sunday 1st February 2015.
A debate about Scottish Independence. Murdo Fraser MSP and Richard Lucas versus John Mason MSP and David Robertson. Recorded at Charlotte Chapel, Edinburgh.
On 6 March the Edinburgh Solas Group, along with Kings Church Edinburgh, hosted a debate on Assisted Suicide. The topic was the current Assisted Suicide (Scotland) bill put forward by Margo MacDonald MSP. Ms MacDonald was unable to attend due to ill health and was replaced by a co-signatory on the bill, Liam MacArthur MSP from the …
Patrick Harvie MSP and Liam McArthur MSP versus Dr Stephen Hutchison and Richard Lucas.