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92 min2019 MAR 17
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EP 22: The Who of God, Cosmic Fine Tuning, and Exorcisms with Fr. Robert Spitzer


Fr. Sptizer, Ph.D, is back to talk about the science of cosmic find tuning and transcendent intelligence, the "what" versus the "who" of God, exorcisms, near death experiences, and more.

About Fr. Spizter

Fr. Spitzer was President of Gonzaga University from 1998 to 2009. While president, he significantly increased the programs and curricula in faith, ethics, service, and leadership, and led the efforts to build 20 new facilities, increased the student population by 75%, and raised more than $200 million for scholarships and capital projects.

He has made many TV appearances including: Larry King Live (debating Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow), the Today Show (debating on the topic of active euthanasia), The History Channel in “God and The Universe,” a multiple part PBS series “Closer to the Truth,” and the Hugh Hewitt Show.

Currently appearing weekly on EWTN in “Father Spitzer’s Universe“.

You can read more about Fr. Spitzer’s professional and academic background here.

Show Notes and Recommended Resources

The “Big Book”: https://www.crediblecatholic.com/the-big-book/   The Soul’s Upward Yearning: https://amzn.to/2MOcjxA   New Proofs for the Existence of God: https://amzn.to/2DdILVM  

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Fr. Spitzer on God and Science, Near Death Experiences, and How to Suffer Well:

https://www.chroniclesofstrength.com/ep-235-god-and-science-near-death-experiences-and-how-to-suffer-well/ Dr. Michael Rota On Whether You Should Take Pascal's Wager?   https://www.chroniclesofstrength.com/should-you-take-pascals-wager/   Dr. Robert Delfino on Using Philosophy to Get at God:   https://www.chroniclesofstrength.com/sunday-school-ep-12-using-philosophy-get-god-dr-robert-delfino-pat-flynn-show/