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defence of Christianity...

John Leland

defence of Christianity...

by John Leland

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Published by printed for John Ward in London .
Written in English


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Statementby John Leland, D.D..
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  R egardless of one’s own beliefs (or lack thereof), the 17 essays in Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Marilynne Robinson’s impassioned and erudite defence of Christianity make an interesting.   God is Good for You. A defence of Christianity in troubled times. Greg Sheridan. AUD $ God is Good for You shows us why Christianity is so vital for our personal and social well-being, and how modern Christians have never worked so hard to make the world a better place at a time when their faith has never been less valued. It carries a.

In Defence of Christianity examines the early Christian apologists in their context in thirteen articles divided in four parts. Part I provides an introduction to apology and apologetics in antiquity, an overview of the early Christian apologists, and an outline of their argumentation. This theme is paramount to understanding Justin’s defense of Christianity, and was a groundbreaking statement in Christian apologetic writing. The use of the term “logos” indicates that Justin likely drew upon prior philosophical teachings, [12] [13] but Justin makes the argument that these teachings represent only partial truth because they possess and are connected with only part of the overall logos.

  The final apologetic or greatest defense of Christianity that Jesus proposed is probably not what you think. It is not a philosophical argument, precise theology, or convincing evangelism. In fact, the disciples’ teachings of truth ignited hatred, according to Jesus (John ). rational—for historic Christianity. 2. Christianity has always been under attack, and God has always raised up apologists to challenge the unbelief that is always fashionable. 3. Apologetics on the offensive. We aren’t defending a Christian society, but seeking to challenge a ‘post-Christian’ society. 2 Corinthians File Size: KB.


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In Defence of Christianity is a short book of Christian apologetics. Acknowledging that reason is not the basis of faith, Brian Hebblethwaite sets out some of the main reasons that can be advanced in support of the Christian faith.

He defends the view that belief in God makes most sense of a world that has come up with moral and creative persons and communities, including all that they have produced 4/5(1). The Strongest Defense of Christianity is the best book in the field of Christian apologetics because it does not attempt to take the reader down false paths of reason and history-- there is only a tiny smattering of reason and history, just enough to get us going/5(7).

Community Reviews. This short book containing two of Van Til's publications is one of my favourites of his. The Defense of Christianity is a primer of Presuppositional apologetics and a very very distilled version of his Defense of the Faith/5.

Davis is fair to the critics of Christianity and careful not to claim more than his arguments warrant. This is a book that will be helpful to both believers and unbelievers.

" (Davis) offers objective evidence for belief in God's existence and makes the case for God's existence as the basis of morality/5(6). A powerful apologetic defending the claims of Christianity. Endorsements: "The book is a terrific addition to any lawyer's library. It makes the Book of Acts come alive with new and useful insights." -- Samuel B.

Casey, Executive Director, Christian Legal Society "It makes a constructive, fresh, and fascinating contribution to the understanding of Acts."Cited by: 4. Dave lays out excellent answers and arguments in defense of the Faith.

All Christians would do well to get a copy of this book and read it a few times a year. It really gives you a little extra mortar to add to your theological foundation, which is of course built upon the Rock (Christ)/5(29). The Christian's Defense (Classic Reprint) Paperback – J by James Smith (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all formats and editions Hide other 4/5(1). Lee Strobel was the award-winning legal editor of The Chicago Tribune and is the bestselling author of The Case for Christ, The Case for Christ Devotional, The Case for Christianity Answer Book, The Case for Faith, The Case for a Creator, The Case for Miracles, and The Miracles Answer Book.

With a journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a Master of Studies in Law degree from Yale, /5(30). A Lawyer's Defence of Christianity. John Warwick Montgomery.

About the Author. Dr John Warwick Montgomery is Emeritus Professor of Law and Humanities, University of Bedfordshire, England, Distinguished Research Professor of Apologetics and Christian Thought, Patrick Henry College, Virginia, U.S.A., and Director, International Academy of Apologetics, Evangelism & Human Rights, Strasbourg.

God is Good for You is certainly, as the sub-title says, a defence of Christianity. It is a well-argued, highly informed piece of apologetics. Sheridan’s voice is quiet, reasonable and forceful.

He engages the so-called new atheists with strong evidence that belief is more reasonable than non-belief/5(14). The book was translated into English in with the titles Atheist Manifesto: The Case Against Christianity, Judaism, and Islam and In Defence of Atheism: The Case Against Christianity, Judaism and Islam.

In the first part "Athéologie", the author develops Nietzsche 's doctrine, but criticizing his view on the death of God. Then he shows how Author: Michel Onfray. The purpose of the Department of Christian Defense is to proclaim and defend the gospel of Jesus Christ and provide information to educate and equip Christians to reasonably, confidently, and accurately proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ.

We provide apologetics teaching and resources through conferences, books, and personal classes. The other favorite came from the Apostle Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians, VI, “Servants, be obedient to them that are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in Author: Noel Rae.

Defense of the Faith or Christian Doctrine book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

A systematic study of the great doctrines of th /5(7). I concluded the paper with a presentation of the evidence for the resurrection. The professor must have agreed with my approach that the best defense of Christianity is a clear and compelling presentation of the gospel, for he gave me an A.

Written by a lawyer, this fascinating book argues that the book of Acts was originally written as a legal brief in defense of the apostle Paul and Christianity. Very interesting and illuminating, even if you do not agree with every position the author takes/5. Christian apologetics (Greek: ἀπολογία, "verbal defence, speech in defence") is a branch of Christian theology that defends Christianity against objections.

Christian apologetics has taken many forms over the centuries, starting with Paul the Apostle in the early church and Patristic writers such as Origen, Augustine of Hippo, Justin Martyr and Tertullian, then continuing with.

This book addresses a variety of issues in Christian apologetics, from the existence of God to the authority of the Bible and the nature of humanity. It is very readable, and its handbook format makes it easy for the reader to find answers to specific questions without searching through the whole book.

Geisler, Norman L. Christian Apologetics. Leading seller of Christian books, Bibles, gifts, homeschool products, church supplies, DVDs, toys and more. Everything Christian for Less for over 40 years.

" Christ Among Other gods: A Defense of Christ in an Age of Tolerance is a true must-read in my opinion. Lutzer argues throughout the book that Christianity is unique and that truth should never be compromised for the sake of tolerance.

Lutzer isn't attacking tolerance, that is ALL forms of tolerance. He differentiates between types of tolerance.5/5(6). The Christian's Defence: Containing a Fair Statement, and Impartial Examination of the Leading Objections Urged by Infidels Against the Antiquity, Genuineness, Credibility and Inspiration of the Holy Scriptures ; Enriched with Copious Extracts from Learned Authors.This book is a good foray into defending Christianity as a logical conclusion in our hyper-scienced culture.

As someone with a Math background I especially liked his What a breath of fresh air Scaling the Secular City: A Defense of Christianity by J.P. Moreland was /5.Here Moreland provides an intellectual defense for the basic truths of the Christian faith.

He gives arguments for God's existence, Jesus' deity, and the historical accuracy of Jesus' resurrection. Perfect for a non-believer with questions about Christianity, or for helping you defend your faith to a cynical world.

Scaling the Secular City: A Defense of Christianity () by J.P /5(2).