Encyclopedia of Religious Debates
by Thomas N. Thrasher, Sr.
- A History of
- Bibliography of
- A Manual for
- Biographical Data, Photographs
& Debate Listings (A-I)
- Biographical Data,
Photographs & Debate Listings (J-R)
- Biographical Data,
Photographs & Debate Listings (S-Z)
Contributions Are Welcomed!
- If you have participated
in a formal oral or written debate/discussion/exchange, check your listing
for accuracy and completeness. I need your personal data (full name, birth
date, birthplace, and photograph) and I need data concerning each of your
- If you have knowledge about
other debates or debaters, check to see if the data is included. Please
e-mail me any information you have that would add to or correct what is
- Please check the
photographs of debaters. If you have any photographs of debaters or photographs
that are debate-related, I would appreciate your sharing them with me for
- Please send me any suggestions or comments you may have to firstname.lastname@example.org
The basic format for each entry in the listings is as follows:
Debater's Name [*Group] [**Photo]
- Date of birth (Location) - Date of death (Location)
- Related publications and/or comments
- Name of opponent (*Group); location; date; subject discussed;
number of sessions; attendance; w/ co-participant; remarks. Publication
data. [Research data]
*The "Group" cited is a term which is commonly used or which most
clearly specifies the group that the person represented. It is not necessarily
an official or exclusive designation.
** If the word Photo is
underlined, a link is provided to a photograph of the debater. If the word Photo is not underlined, a link will soon be added.
If the word Photo is omitted, no photograph is currently available.
Additional note: Debates that were not strictly "religious"
debates have been included in the listings if they involved topics that were
related to Bible teaching. For example, debates on creation/evolution are
included even if they were "scientific" rather than
To view a
listing, click on the initial of the individual's last name.
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