Bahnsen’s Argument Checklist

Greg Bahnsen’s argument checklist when answering objections and defending the faith.

A) Arbitrariness
1. mere opinion
2. relativism
3. prejudicial conjecture
4. unargued philosophical bias

B) Inconsistency
1. logical fallacies
2. reductio ad absurdum
3. behavioral inconsistencies
4. presuppositional tensions

C) Preconditions of Intelligibility
1. laws of logic
2. uniformity of nature
3. morality
4. basic reliability of our senses
5. basic reliability of our memory
6. personal dignity and freedom

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