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Debate: Was Jesus Raised from the Dead

The Secular Student Alliance and Ratio Christi: Campus Apologetics Alliance at Western Michigan University present a debate between John W. Loftus and Abdu Murray on the question: WAS JESUS RAISED FROM THE DEAD?

his will be at the Bernhard Center at WMU.

Students get in free with Western ID. For all others admission is $1.

Parking is available in Lot 41 which is located behind Sangren Hall. It is also available in the parking structure behind Ellsworth Hall. Both can be accessed by West Michigan Ave., north of Stadium Drive. There will be signs to assist in finding the event in the North Ballroom of the Bernhard Center.  

In addition, this event will be live-streamed for those who cannot be there or who want to show it at their church, club, or organization, or who just watch it in the comfort of their own home. The live-stream will be accessable through

John Loftus is was a professing Christian turned Atheist. John "earned a bachelor's degree from Great Lakes Christian College, two master's degrees from Lincoln Christian University, a Master's of Theology degree with half of the hours in William Lane Craig's classes at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and then spent a year and a half in a PhD program at Marquette University in Theology and Ethics." John is now an author and blogger. Check out his blog at

Abdu Murray is a former Muslim turned Christian. "Abdu holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan and earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School. As an attorney, Abdu was named several times in Best Lawyers in America and Michigan Super Lawyer. Abdu is the Scholar in Residence of Christian Thought and Apologetics at the Josh McDowell Institute of Oklahoma Wesleyan University." Abdu has also authored two books and works as the North American Director and a speaker at Ravi Zacharias International Ministries. For more on Abdu see his website at RZIM.

This is an event you will not want to miss!

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Later Event: May 8
Sunday Evening Fellowship