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Basil McLaren is an Adjunct Speaker with RZIM Canada currently based in the cultural epicentre of Nelson, BC. After teaching the Bible in nearly 70 countries, Basil earned a Master of Arts in Theological studies from Regent College in Vancouver, Canada. His study interests included the development of doctrine, the sexual revolution, and C.S. Lewis and morality. In 2017-2018 Basil spent a year of further studies in theology and philosophy at the University of Oxford while attending the OCCA (Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics).
In Nelson, Basil does property management, is a pastor of evangelism at the Junction Covenant Church, and is in the process of adopting children with his wife, Sheryl.
Basil enjoys speaking on a variety of topics including:
What is Truth?
How Could a Good God Allow Suffering?
Arguments from Consciousness
The Public Evidence for Christianity (The Resurrection of Jesus)
God of Love or God of Judgment?
The Truth about Tolerance
Many Paths to God or Just One?
Is True Love Possible?
What Does it Mean to be Human?
The Christian Message Explained
Human Flourishing and Sexuality