Handbook of Christian Apologetics

Handbook of Christian Apologetics

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Voted one of Christianity Today's 1995 Books of the Year

Reasonable, concise, witty and wise, Peter Kreeft and Ronald K. Tacelli have written an informative and valuable guidebook for anyone looking for answers to questions of faith and reason.
Topics include:

faith and reason
the existence of God
God's nature
how we know God
creation and evolution
providence and free will
the problem of evil
the Bible's historical reliability
the divinity of Christ
the resurrection
life after death
heaven and hell
Christianity and other religions
objective truth

Whether you are asking the questions yourself or want to respond to others who are, here is the resource you have been waiting for.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 406 pages
  • 154.94 x 229.36 x 30.73mm | 544g
  • Inter-Varsity Press,US
  • Illinois, United States
  • English
  • 0830817743
  • 9780830817740
  • 138,525

Table of contents

Part I: Introduction

1. The Nature, Power Limitation of Apologetics

2. Faith and Reason

Part II: God

3. Twenty Arguments for the Existence of God

4. The Nature of God

Part III: God Nature

5. Four Problems of Cosmology

6. The Problem of Evil

Part IV: God Grace

7. The Divinity of Christ

8. The Resurrection

9. The Bible: Myth or History?

Part V: God Glory

10. Life After Death

11. Heaven

12. Hell

13. Salvation

Part VI: Conclusions

14. Christianity Other Religions

15. Objective Truth

16. The Bottom Line

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Review quote

"A virtual one-volume, self-study course on essential apologetics, elegantly outlined in plain English. Highly recommended." -- Christian Research Journal
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About Peter Kreeft

Peter Kreeft (Ph.D., Fordham University) is professor of philosophy at Boston College. He has written more than forty books, including Does God Exist? (Thomas Nelson), A Summa of the Summa (Ignatius), and Between Heaven and Hell, The Best Things in Life, The Journey and Socrates Meets Jesus (all IVP). Ronald K. Tacelli, S.J., is associate professor of philosphy at Boston College and has published articles in the Public Affairs Quarterly and Dowside Review.
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