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The Resource Reasons for our hope : an introduction to Christian apologetics, H. Wayne House and Dennis W. Jowers

Reasons for our hope : an introduction to Christian apologetics, H. Wayne House and Dennis W. Jowers

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Reasons for our hope : an introduction to Christian apologetics
Title
Reasons for our hope
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an introduction to Christian apologetics
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H. Wayne House and Dennis W. Jowers
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eng
Summary
An introductory guide to a defense of the Christian faith, which explores issues such as the value of philosophy dealing with skepticism, the problem of evil, and more
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BTCTA
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House, H. Wayne
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Jowers, Dennis W
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  • Apologetics
  • Apologetics
  • Apologetics
  • Christianity
  • Apologetics
  • Apologetics
  • Christianity
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Reasons for our hope : an introduction to Christian apologetics, H. Wayne House and Dennis W. Jowers
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
pt. 1. Apologetic methodologies and systems. Introduction to apologetics -- Worldviews -- Approaches to apologetics -- Categories of apologetics -- How do we know the truth? -- The tension between faith and reason -- Natural theology and its contribution to apologetics -- Speaking about God and ultimate reality -- pt. 2. Apologetics in Scripture and in history. Apologetics in the Old Testament -- Apologetics in the New Testament -- Early apologists of the second and third centuries -- Later Pratistic and medieval apologetics -- Apologetics of the reformers -- Enlightenment and post-enlightenment apologetics -- Contemporary apologetics -- Pt. 3. Apologetic problems. Use of philosophy in apologetics -- Skepticism and its cure -- Postmodernism and the defense of Christianity -- The knowledge of God -- The problem of evil -- Can miracles occur and do they? -- How reliable are the sources for Christian truth? -- Answering the challenges of the Jesus quests -- The meaning and importance of the physical resurrection of Christ -- Christianity in competition with other religions -- The compatibility of biblical truth and modern science -- pt. 4. How to use apologetics in engaging the world. Engaging the cultist -- Engaging the secularist -- Engaging the postmodernist -- Engaging the Muslim -- Engaging New Age mysticism
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ocn462896071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 444 pages
Isbn
9780805444810
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(OCoLC)462896071
Label
Reasons for our hope : an introduction to Christian apologetics, H. Wayne House and Dennis W. Jowers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
pt. 1. Apologetic methodologies and systems. Introduction to apologetics -- Worldviews -- Approaches to apologetics -- Categories of apologetics -- How do we know the truth? -- The tension between faith and reason -- Natural theology and its contribution to apologetics -- Speaking about God and ultimate reality -- pt. 2. Apologetics in Scripture and in history. Apologetics in the Old Testament -- Apologetics in the New Testament -- Early apologists of the second and third centuries -- Later Pratistic and medieval apologetics -- Apologetics of the reformers -- Enlightenment and post-enlightenment apologetics -- Contemporary apologetics -- Pt. 3. Apologetic problems. Use of philosophy in apologetics -- Skepticism and its cure -- Postmodernism and the defense of Christianity -- The knowledge of God -- The problem of evil -- Can miracles occur and do they? -- How reliable are the sources for Christian truth? -- Answering the challenges of the Jesus quests -- The meaning and importance of the physical resurrection of Christ -- Christianity in competition with other religions -- The compatibility of biblical truth and modern science -- pt. 4. How to use apologetics in engaging the world. Engaging the cultist -- Engaging the secularist -- Engaging the postmodernist -- Engaging the Muslim -- Engaging New Age mysticism
Control code
ocn462896071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 444 pages
Isbn
9780805444810
System control number
(OCoLC)462896071

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