Ayn Rand and Christianity: Breaking Down Barriers, Q&A #4

This is the fourth section of Q & A from the CATO Institute featuring Mark David Henderson. After speaking candidly about his new book, The Soul of Atlas, the author fielded several questions including this one on how to engage those with disparate world views. In particular, Michelle Marston from the Becket Fund for Religious […]

Ayn Rand and Christianity: Breaking Down Barriers, Q&A #1

The next four posts include questions (and some answers) about The Soul of Atlas and common ground. In this video, Edward Hutchins from The Atlas Society asks a question about selfishness in the context of common ground between Objectivism and Christianity. Christian conservatives and secular libertarians can work together. When widely influential, yet substantially opposing, […]

Ayn Rand and Christianity: Act Together to Break Down Barriers

Ayn Rand and Christianity: Act Together to Break Down Barriers When followers of Ayn Rand and Christians get together and ally with one another, as like-minded people, we can effect great change in the world. Separately, we will continue to fight against each other. Adherents of disparate world views like these two can be inclined […]

Gift Idea! Order The Soul of Atlas, in 3 flavors…

I am delighted to announce that The Soul of Atlas is now available in three flavors for all of your holiday shopping needs for all of the readers on your list. The Soul of Atlas is now available in hardback, soft cover, and Kindle Reader. And, if you’re looking for a gift to give your […]

Ayn Rand and Christianity: Breaking Down Barriers, Reconcile

Series: Ayn Rand and Christianity, Breaking Down Barriers Thus far in this series, we have heard David Kelley introduce Mark David Henderson at the CATO Institute. Mark went on to explain the “how to” of breaking down barriers between followers of Ayn Rand (Objectivists) and Christians. Put another way, how can we bring together secular […]

Does ‘Freedom’ mean something different for Ayn Rand and Christians?

Does Freedom mean something different for Ayn Rand and Christians? Freedom doesn’t mean without restriction. The fish outside the restriction of water, it is not free. When the fish is confined to the water, only then does it have the freedom to move about and thrive. Both Objectivists and Christians feel that they are the […]

Mark Talks with Dennis Miller on Dennis Miller Radio

Dennis Miller interviews Mark David Henderson on The Dennis Miller Radio Show. You may have seen it already, but The Dennis Miller Show this week! (Actually, it was recorded, so I have a pretty good idea what we’re “going to talk about.”) Before I went on the show, I was anticipating… And, I’m a little […]

Christopher Hitchens on Ayn Rand and Christianity

Even though Christopher Hitchens blasts both Christians and followers of Ayn Rand, he is a brilliant communicator and worthy of respect. As a follow-up to last week’s post, we are including the same video and discussing his points in more detail. Description of Hitchen’s Case He shares his logic around why the monotheist’s (particularly the […]