Handbook. ºf Christian. Apologetics. H UND REDS OF ANSWERS TO C R UCLA L. QUESTIONS. Do faith and reason conflict? Does God exist? Is the Bible myth. Handbook of Christian Apologetics has ratings and 48 reviews. Matthew said: I started out reading this book like a normal book and made it about ha. Voted one of Christianity Today’s Books of the Year. Reasonable, concise, witty and wise, Peter Kreeft and Ronald K. Tacelli have written.
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Then Kreeft examines historical evidence with regard apologegics the key events in Christian history. I had to read this for my philosophy class this semester. Jan 26, Amanda Tranmer rated it it was amazing. Handbook of Christian Apologetics: Given its rather short length relative to its task defending the major tenets of Christianity against all counterargumentsyou will forgive it for giving just an overview of the major substantive points.
It is probably too dull and academic if you are not really into the subject matter. At first I was excited about this apoogetics, as well as any other book that falls in the genre of “Christian apologetics”.
Exactly what I was looking for and needed at this point in my journey of faith – and I think it could be really great for lots of folks looking to for a scaffolding of concrete, reasonable philosophic arguments chrkstian hold up a more emotional, intuitive, or ‘born-and-raised’ sense of faith.
Popular passages Page 40 – Where is the wise man? Book was an assigned reading for Classical Apologetics class.
I do believe that people should be able to offer some logical reasons for some of their beliefs, and this book helps people to do that. Sire Limited preview – I don’t even know where to begin. Sep 06, William Dicks rated it really liked it Shelves: Using it currently as one of the readings in an upper school rhetoric course.
It will go back on my shelf as an excellent reference I started out reading this book like a normal book and made it about halfway through doing that.
Handbook of Christian Apologetics
This is a book I can see myself reading again in order to remember more chrisitan the arguments, but at the same time it wasn’t so dense that I feel I completely missed the point of what the authors were saying. However, those looking for faults within the arguments will find as many as they want. I’m surprised just how much this book ministered to my heart while speaking to my mind.
Voted one of Christianity Today’s Books of the Year! I find it an excellent read, and amongst the sections that stood out for me was this from the chapter on “The Bible: Refresh and try again. A book probably meant to be used as a reference, but I will admit I read the whole thing straight through and consider it in my top five favorite books of all time.
Where is the scholar? I highly recommend it for anyone seeking knowledge about Christianity.
May 20, Kenneth rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book uses both philosophy and theology to address the fundamentals of the faith, as well as answering the common objections to the faith. It works fabulously both ways. Want to Read saving….
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Peter KreeftRonald K. Be the first to ask a question about Handbook of Handgook Apologetics. Details the full breadth of Christian Apologetics. Mar 03, Jeremiah rated it liked it Shelves: But it’s an excellent overview of both sides of many timeless discussions and can lead to further reading.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The book doesn’t read like a list of cold and impersonal facts, but it does compress an argument and distill its core; so the reading is a succint look at many types of approaches and arguments.
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The historical complexities are too great to fully embody in just two or three chapters. It’s not the last time I’ll pick it up. The Divinity of Christ. He presents 20 arguments ranging from the five proofs of Aquinas to modern cosmological arguments to arguments from psychology. Handbook of Christian Apologetics.
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