Dr Tyler Dalton McNabb

Dr Tyler Dalton McNabb

Post-doctoral Fellow

(853) 8822 8928


PhD Philosophy, University of Glasgow, 2016

MA Philosophy of Religion, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2012

BA Biblical Studies, Criswell College, 2010

Research Interests

Epistemology, Philosophy of Religion, Comparative Philosophy

Professional Experience

2016-2019 Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Houston Baptist University

Professional Affiliations

Society of Christian Philosophers

Selected Publications


  • Religious Epistemology (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018).
  • With Erik Baldwin, Plantingian Religious Epistemology and World Religions: Prospects and Problems (Lanham: Lexington Books, 2018).
  • With John DePoe, Debating Religious Epistemology: An Introduction to Five Views on the Knowledge of God (Bloomsbury Press), forthcoming.


  • “Warranted religion: answering objections to Alvin Plantinga’s epistemology,” Religious Studies 51 (2015): 477-495.
  • With Erik Baldwin, “An Epistemic Defeater for Islamic Belief?,” International Journal of Philosophy and Theology (Routledge) 76/4 (2015): 352-367.
  • With Erik Baldwin, “Reformed Epistemology and the Pandora’s Box Objection: The Vaiśeṣika and Mormon Traditions,” Philosophia Christi 18/2 (2016): 451-465.
  • With Erik Baldwin, “Divine Methodology: A Lawful Deflection of Kantian and Kantian-esque Defeaters,” Open Theology 3/1 (2017): 451-465.
  • With Erik Baldwin, “From Theology to Theodicy: A Defense of Felix Culpa,” in Evil And Some of its Theological Problems, eds. Ben Arbour and John Gilhooly (New Castle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing), 2017.
  • “Super Mario Strikes Back: A Molinist Reply to Welty’s Gunslingers,” Perichoresis 16/4 (2018): 45-54.
  • With Tyler Taber, “Is the Problem of Divine Hiddenness a Problem for the Reformed Epistemologist?,” The Heythrop Journal 59/5 (2018):  759-866.
  • “Proper Functionalism and the Metalevel: A Friendly Reply to Timothy and Lydia McGrew, Quaestiones Disputatae 8/2 (2018): 155-164.
  • “Wiley Coyote and the Craggy Rocks Below: The Perils of Godless Ethics,” Philosophia Christi 20/2 (2018): 339-346.
  • With Jeremy Neill, “By Whose Authority?: A Political Argument for God’s Existence,” European Journal of Philosophy of Religion 111/2 (2019): 163-204.
  • With Joseph Blado, “Mary and Fátima: A Modest C-Inductive Argument for Catholicism,” forthcoming in Perichoresis.
  • With Joseph Blado, “Confucianism and the Liturgy: An Analectical Argument for the High Church Traditions,” forthcoming in TheoLogica.
  • With Erik Baldwin, “Religious Epistemology in Analytic Theology,” forthcoming in T&T Clark Companion to Analytic Theology.