Dr. Douglas Groothuis is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, Evangelical Philosophical Society, and Society of Christian Philosophers. Dr. Groothuis received a PhD and a BS from the University of Oregon, and an MA in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He has served as adjunct professor at Seattle Pacific University, visiting instructor in apologetics for Westminster Theological Seminary, and instructor at the University of Oregon .
He is the author of Walking Through Twilight: A Wife’s Illness—A Philosopher’s Lament, Philosophy in Seven Sentences, Christian Apologetics: A Comprehensive Case for Christian Faith, Unmasking the New Age, Confronting the New Age, Revealing the New Age Jesus, Christianity That Counts, Deceived by
the Light, Jesus in an Age of Controversy, The Soul in Cyberspace, Truth Decay, On Pascal, and On Jesus. He has written for scholarly journals such as Religious Studies, Sophia, Research in Philosophy and Technology, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Philosophia Christi, Trinity Journal, and Asbury Theological Journal as well as for numerous popular magazines such as Christianity Today, Moody Magazine, The Christian Research Journal, Christian Counseling Today, Modern Reformation and Perspectives. He has also written editorials for a variety of newspapers. Click here to see the publications of Douglas Groothuis.
Dr. Groothuis is a gifted communicator who has the ability to challenge the highest level thinkers while remaining accessible to those who are not as academically inclined. He has spoken and preached on a wide range of topics, and that range expands every year. Some general categories in which he is competent
are theistic arguments, attacks on Christianity (the new atheism and similar movements), non-Christian spiritualities, cultural and social criticism, comparative religion, C.S. Lewis, the philosophy of Blaise Pascal, ethics, philosophy of technology, political philosophy, philosophy of jazz, aesthetics, and others. If you would like to have Dr. Groothuis speak at your conference or event, please send him an email at DougGroothuis@gmail.com.
The views expressed on this blog belong to Douglas Groothuis or a contributing author and do not represent, in any way, the official position of Denver Seminary.
Doug Groothius has done more than most philosophers in the past three decades to bring real wisdom into people’s lives. He will enliven your group with the insights of the ages on issues that matter now. Highly recommended!
– Tom Morris, Author of True Success, If Aristotle Ran General Motors, The Oasis Within, and many other books.
‘Doug Groothuis is one of the ablest apologists speaking and writing today. Brilliant but humble, knowledgable and experienced but practical, Doug has a heart for the Gospel and an ear for contemporary people and issues that make him fruitful in universities and colleges as well as churches and schools.’— Os Guinness, author of ‘Fool’s Talk’