John F. Kilner

John F. Kilner founded and directed The Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity from 1994 until 2005. Now Professor of Bioethics and Contemporary Culture and the Director of the Bioethics Program at Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois, he is the co-editor of and a contributor to the anthology The Reproductive Revolution: A Christian Appraisal of Sexuality, Reproductive Technologies, and the Family, as well as the author of many articles on bioethics that have appeared in various publications.


Volume 45

Guests on Volume 45: Jeff Speck, on how suburban sprawl prevents the formation of real neighborhoods; Victor Davis Hanson, on the demise of family farms and what it means for American democracy; Allan C. Carlson, on the contributions (and weaknesses) of 20th century agrarian thinkers; Paulina Borsook, on how Silicon Valley enshrines libertarian values; John F. Kilner, on possible strategies for rejecting cloning in the courts; Robert E. Webber, on Ancient-Future Faith: Rethinking Evangelicalism for a Postmodern World; and Christoph Wolff, on how J. S. Bach used music to pursue an understanding of God through creation.