Robin Collins

Professor Robin Collins, Ph.D., is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Chair of the Department of Philosophy. He specializes in philosophy of science, philosophy of religion, metaphysics, and philosophical theology. He is well-versed in issues relating to science and religion, with graduate-level training in theoretical physics. He has written almost forty substantial articles and book chapters in these areas with some of the leading academic presses, such as Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Blackwell, and Routledge. He has also spoken on issues relating to God and the cosmos at many colleges and universities (including Oxford University, Cambridge University, Yale University, and Stanford University) and has appeared in the popular Christian and secular media – for example, in Christianity Today, Lee Strobel’s Case for the Creator, and Robert Kuhn’s PBS series Closer to the Truth.

  • “Theistically Guided” Evolution as God’s Incarnational Work

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    “Theistically Guided” Evolution as God’s Incarnational Work | Robin Collins

    The vitality of religions in general, not just Christianity, depends on the claim that the human problem is at least in part “spiritual,” not merely physical or cultural.&... Read More >

    Going Deeper PART 11 of 11
  • C. S. Lewis and Others: Non-Literal Views of Adam and Eve

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    C. S. Lewis and Others: Non-Literal Views of Adam and Eve | Robin Collins

    The vitality of religions in general, not just Christianity, depends on the claim that the human problem is at least in part “spiritual,” not merely physical or cultural. Read More >

    Going Deeper PART 10 of 11
  • Adam as “Everyman”

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    Adam as “Everyman” | Robin Collins

    Part 8 of the series "Evolution and Original Sin, by Robin Collins" Read More >

    PART 8 of 11
  • Paul and the Fall: What About Adam?

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    Paul and the Fall: What About Adam? | Robin Collins

    Part 6 of the series "Evolution and Original Sin, by Robin Collins" Read More >

    Going Deeper PART 6 of 11
  • The Historical-Ideal View of Adam & Eve

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    The Historical-Ideal View of Adam & Eve | Robin Collins

    Professor Robin Collins fleshes out his “historical/ideal” view of Adam and Eve. Read More >

    Going Deeper PART 2 of 11
  • Evolution and Original Sin by Robin Collins: Introduction

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    Evolution and Original Sin by Robin Collins: Introduction | Robin Collins

    How can evolution be held alongside the doctrine of original sin? With expertise in both philosophy of religion and philosophy of science, Robin Collins is especially qualified t... Read More >

    Going Deeper PART 1 of 11