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Chesterton House

A Center for Christian Studies at Cornell

Audio and Video 2002-2008

2002-2008   2009-2010   2011-present


Below is the archive of audio files for past Chesterton House events, now also including a little video.

Chesterton House
Audio Podcast

Dr. Jim Skillen, November 1, 2008
"Conversation on America's Future"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Dr. Guy Consolmagno, October 15, 2008
"Astronomy, God, and the Search for Elegance"
Bethe House Commons


Dr. Alvin Plantinga, October 2, 2008
"Divine Action in the World"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


David Skeel, September 6, 2008
"God's Laws and Our Laws: The Kingdom of God in America"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


J. Richard Middleton, April 5, 2008
"In the Beginning God Created the Heavens and the Earth: Responsible Interpretation of Genesis 1 in Ancient and Contemporary Contexts"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Dr. Richard A. Baer, Jr., Nov. 17, 2007
Coercing Conscience: the Myth of Religiously Neutral Public Schools and Universities
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Makoto Fujimura, November 2, 2007
"Being a Child of the Creative Age" with music by Mamoru
First Congregational Church


Makoto Fujimura, November 2, 2007
"Beauty and Being Human" with music by Susie Ibarra
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art


John Wilson, September 22, 2007
"Story vs. Propositional Truth: A False Dichotomy"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


John Wilson, September 21, 2007
"The Church and The Media"


Dr. Nicholas Wolterstorff, April 14, 2007
"Educating for Shalom"
Upstate NY Graduate/Faculty InterVarsity Conference


Dr. Barbara Dafoe Whitehead, Mar. 10, 2007
Searching for a Soulmate: The Challenge of Dating, Mating, and Marriage In A Hook-Up Culture
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Dr. Martha Stipanuk, November 18, 2006
"Is There Room for Christ in the Cornell Classroom?"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Dr. Paul Maier, September 24, 2006
"Jesus--Beyond the New Testament"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Dr. Lamin Sanneh, April 1, 2006
"Encountering the West: Christianity & the Global Cultural Process"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable
(missing the first several minutes due to recording issues)


Dr. Alan Love, March 11, 2006
"Natural Theology: Recent Developments, Future Potential"
Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


Dr. Alan Love, March 10, 2006
"Common Grace and Calling"
Campus Crusade for Christ Fellowship Meeting


Dr. William Edgar, February 10-12, 2006
"Christ and Culture: The Good, Beautiful, and True"
Institute for Biblical Studies

  • Heaven In A NightClub (jazz concert) (mp3)

  • Dr. Nicholas DiFonzo, October 15, 2005
    "Rumors and Rumor Accuracy"
    Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


    Ken Myers, September 17, 2005
    "Discerning the Challenges of University and Professional Life"
    Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


    Ken Myers, September 16, 2005
    "The Church and the Arts"


    Dr. Ian Hutchinson, April 16, 2005
    "Science: Atheistic or Christian?"
    Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


    Dr. David Lyon, April 9, 2005
    "Speeding & Shrinking: Living Biblically in Technology-Saturated Times"
    Upstate NY InterVarsity Faculty Conference


    Dr. David Mustard, February 13, 2005
    "Access, Opportunity, and Financing Higher Education"
    Graduate Christian Fellowship Roundtable


    Rev. Dr. John Polkinghorne, April 26, 2004
    "The Interaction of Science and Theology"
    Templeton/ ASA Lecture


    Dr. Jennifer Wiseman, April 3, 2004
    "Science and (His) Service: Star Formation, Public Policy, and the Glory of God"
    Upstate NY InterVarsity Faculty Conference


    Dr. Richard Baer, Jr., September 19, 2003
    "The Church and the Academy"


    Christopher Barrett, April 5, 2003
    "The Economics of Poverty and the Poverty of Economics: A Christian Perspective"
    Upstate NY InterVarsity Graduate/Faculty Conference

    Related Documents

  • Draft paper in PDF format (requires Acrobat Reader)
  • PowerPoint Slides
  • "Some Reflections on Ministry in the Academy" (additional PowerPoint slides)

  • Richard Pratt, January 24-26, 2003
    "Designed for Dignity"
    Institute for Biblical Studies


    Lamin Sanneh, April 13, 2002
    "Sacred and Secular in Islam and Christianity: Disarming the Fundamentalists and Renewing Dialogue"
    Upstate NY InterVarsity Graduate/Faculty Conference


    Dr. Donald A. Carson, February 1-3, 2002
    "Who Is this Jesus? Studies in John's Gospel"
    Institute for Biblical Studies


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