Nitin – President Colleen Malec – Treasurer  Julie Less – Secretary of Internal Affairs
<ul><li>New (and improved): </li></ul><ul><li>B.I.Q.  is a place where believers and non-believers can discuss theological...
<ul><li>For everyone  and no experience is necessary! All affiliations – theist, atheist, or agnostic – are welcome. </li>...
<ul><li>Neutrality  is maintained so the club is not exclusively religious or atheist. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The club is n...
<ul><li>Religious scholars  (both theist and atheist) will join meetings to shed expertise on the subject. </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Get informed  about faiths that are new to you. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>People of different faiths often join us – b...
<ul><li>Get Involved by  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sharing your views  by posing your arguments and bringing you evidence. </l...
Protocol <ul><li>We or a volunteer pose an argument </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Give the basis for the argument </li></ul></ul><...
<ul><li>Unjustified belief? </li></ul><ul><li>Trust? </li></ul>What is Faith? What is it contingent on?
What is Faith contingent on?
What is Faith? Faith in your friend or mom? Faith in God? Faith in your senses Faith in Science? Is Faith Rational? If so,...
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2010 fall intro; Discussion on Faith

  1. 1. Nitin – President Colleen Malec – Treasurer Julie Less – Secretary of Internal Affairs
  2. 2. <ul><li>New (and improved): </li></ul><ul><li>B.I.Q. is a place where believers and non-believers can discuss theological topics in the hopes of coming to a common understanding on neutral grounds . </li></ul><ul><ul><li>And maybe common agreement </li></ul></ul>Old: Belief In Question is a  place where believers and non-believers can discuss theological topics with the hopes of coming to a general consensus. Our Mission Problem
  3. 3. <ul><li>For everyone and no experience is necessary! All affiliations – theist, atheist, or agnostic – are welcome. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We nearly always have all of the above </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Neutrality is maintained so the club is not exclusively religious or atheist. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The club is not going to push either side of the debate </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Religious scholars (both theist and atheist) will join meetings to shed expertise on the subject. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We had pastors, former pastors, and professors join the meetings in the past </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Get informed about faiths that are new to you. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>People of different faiths often join us – be it Hinduism or a different Christian denomination </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Their ideas come up in debate/discussions </li></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Get Involved by </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sharing your views by posing your arguments and bringing you evidence. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spectating – sit back, relax, and enjoy the discussion. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resources – We will connect you to campus proponents of both sides </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ie. pastors, professors, researchers, etc. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Just ask </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Protocol <ul><li>We or a volunteer pose an argument </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Give the basis for the argument </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The other side responds to a counter argument </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>We love well thought out arguments with premises and conclusions </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Unjustified belief? </li></ul><ul><li>Trust? </li></ul>What is Faith? What is it contingent on?
  10. 10. What is Faith contingent on?
  11. 11. What is Faith? Faith in your friend or mom? Faith in God? Faith in your senses Faith in Science? Is Faith Rational? If so, which type is most rational?

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