Modern Philosophy


Course Description

Dr. Stephen Nichols will prepare you to follow Christ in the modern world and develop a biblical worldview by engaging modern views of truth, goodness, and beauty. By studying philosophers from Descartes through Hegel, you will consider the development of ideas such as personal liberty, the free enterprise system, and matters surrounding the sanctity of life.

About the Instructor

Dr. Stephen J. Nichols is president of Reformation Bible College, chief academic officer for Ligonier Ministries, and a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow. He holds a Ph.D. from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. He is host of the podcasts 5 Minutes in Church History and Open Book. He is author of more than twenty books, including Beyond the 95 Theses, a Time for Confidence, and R.C. Sproul: A Life and coeditor of Crossway's Theologians on the Christian Life series.