Quarantine Questionnaire: Evidence for God from Objective Moral Laws and Obligations

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Take advantage of the quarantine to learn more about the case for God’s existence, the reliability of the Bible and the nature of the Christian worldview

How Objective Moral Laws and Obligations Point to the Existence of God (Video)

J. Warner Wallace, author of God’s Crime Scene, discusses the nature of the universe and the evidence for God’s existence. Do objective moral laws and obligations exist? If so, what is the best explanation for their existence? Can moral laws and obligations be explained from “inside the room” of the natural universe, or does the best explanation lie “outside the room”?

Is God Real? God is the Best Explanation for Objective Moral Laws

The moral law transcends all of us, regardless of location on the planet or time in history. This law cannot simply be a matter of “shared morality” or “social convention;” it transcends and pre-dates every culture. As we think carefully and identify the transcendent moral laws governing our world, it might also be useful to think carefully about the transcendent author of these laws.

1. What do we mean when we describe “objective” moral laws? Give an example of one such law:

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2. Why is it important to recognize that moral laws are also moral obligations?

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3. How do atheists explain the existence of moral laws without grounding them in the transcendent nature of God?

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4. Why isn’t it reasonable to ground moral laws in the preferences of individuals or cultures?

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5. Why is God, then, the best explanation for objective moral laws?

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Download all the Quarantine Questionnaires HERE. The PDF files have active hyperlinks you can use to access the videos and the articles, and you can print them to complete your responses!

For more information about the reliability of the New Testament gospels and the case for Christianity, please read Cold-Case Christianity: A Homicide Detective Investigates the Claims of the Gospels. This book teaches readers ten principles of cold-case investigations and applies these strategies to investigate the claims of the gospel authors. The book is accompanied by an eight-session Cold-Case Christianity DVD Set (and Participant’s Guide) to help individuals or small groups examine the evidence and make the case.

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