Dr. Paul Franks
PhD, University of Oklahoma, 2012;
MA, Biola University, 2004;
BS, Southwestern Assemblies of God University, 2002.
Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of Religion and Ethics.
Franks joined the Tyndale philosophy faculty in the fall of 2008 from the University of Oklahoma, where he completed his dissertation A Rational Problem of Evil: The Coherence of Christian Doctrine with a Broad Free Will Defense. He is the recipient of numerous academic fellowships and awards and is a member of the American Philosophical Association, the Society of Christian Philosophers, the Evangelical Philosophical Society and the Society for Pentecostal Studies.
|Layman's Lapse: On An Incomplete Moral Argument for Theism||Article||Forthcoming|
|On Jesus, Derrida, and Dawkins: Rejoinder to Joshua Harris||Article||Forthcoming||1529-1634|
|Counterpossibles and the 'Terrible' Divine Command Deity||Article||2014||0034-4125|
|What Place, then, for Rational Apologetics?||Chapter||2014|
|Against a Postmodern Pentecostal Epistemology||Article||2013|
|Divine Freedom and the Free Will Defense||Article||2013|
|Original Sin and a Broad Free Will Defense||Article||2012|
|Why a Believer Could Believe that God Answers Prayers||Article||2009|