J. P. Moreland

J. P. Moreland

James Porter Moreland (born 1948), better known as J. P. Moreland, is an American philosopher, theologian, and Christian apologist. He is currently Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology at Biola University in La Mirada, California. He received a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Southern California

Moreland is a prolific Christian author, lecturer, and debater on a wide range of philosophical, religious, and social issues. He is best known for his contributions to contemporary philosophical apologetics, his critiques of materialism and naturalism, and his defense of Christian theism. Moreland also serves as fellow of the Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Culture which is considered the hub of the intelligent design movement. Moreland has also done interviews and assistance with several books by journalist Lee Strobel, including The Case for a Creator.


Moreland has authored or co-authored numerous publications, including:
*"" (1987)
*"" (1989)
*"" (with Norman Geisler, 1990)
*"" (with Kai Nielsen, 1990)
*"" (1994)
*"" (1997)
*"" (with Scott Rae, 2000)
*"" (co-editor with William Lane Craig, 2000)
*"Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview" (with William Lane Craig, 2003)
*"" (2007)

External links

* [http://www.kingdomtriangle.com/ Kingdom Triangle]
* [http://www.kingdomtriangle.blogspot.com Kingdom Triangle Blog]
* [http://www.talbot.edu/faculty/faculty_profiles/profile.cfm?n=jp_moreland Faculty page of J. P. Moreland]
* [http://www.theopedia.com/J.P._Moreland J. P. Moreland] (Theopedia)
* [http://www.veritas.org/3.0_media/presenters/57 Free lectures by Moreland from the Veritas Forum]

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