Some time ago Catholic apologist Matt Fradd posted an exchange we had discussing God’s not Dead in which I offered some serious criticisms of the film. A reader recently posted a comment in response to the article which included the following passage: “I disagree [with Randal] that we should have a ‘sympathetic and a generous portrait […]
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My exchange with Matt Fradd on God’s not Dead
I recently had a brief exchange with Catholic apologist Matt Fradd on the film God’s not Dead and he just posted it at his website in an article with the apt title “Why God’s Not Dead Isn’t Worth Watching (or Watching again)“.Matt might have expanded his title by adding “And why the sequel will likely […]
At the risk of beating a dead horse…a look at the “most helpful” review of “God’s not Dead”
It is definitely time to leave the film “God’s not Dead” behind and move on to greener pastures. However, before I do so, I thought it might be worthwhile for us to take a quick look at the “most helpful” review on Amazon.com. As of this morning Amazon has 1168 reviews of the film including 921 reviews […]
Defending the sharper edge: A modest defense of my “God’s not Dead” review
The other day I heard from a reader who took issue with my scathing critique of “God’s not Dead.” He didn’t take issue with the objections I raised to the film per se, but he did object to the unremitting negativity in which I couched the critique. His concern was borne by pastoral concern for those […]