6 edition of Why I am a Christian found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-316).
|Statement||Norman L. Geisler and Paul K. Hoffman, editors.|
|Contributions||Geisler, Norman L., Hoffman, Paul K., 1955-|
|LC Classifications||BT1103 .W49 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||318 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||318|
|LC Control Number||2001025170|
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Sep 15, · Why I Am Not a Christian is a collection of essays by one of the twentieth centuries most celebrated philosophers. To judge this book by its provocative title would be a mistake as it would deny you the treasures within. Why I Am Not a Christian is not what I . Why I am a Christian is easy to read and presents the essentials of Christianity clearly. The book can be read devotionally by Christians with much profit. It can also be given as a gift to non-Christians interested in learning about Christianity.
WHY I AM A CHRISTIAN by Dr. Warren F. Larson. There are three reasons why the author is a Christian and why he feels he made the right choice. These are rooted in the first book of the Bible and traceable throughout its entirety. "Why I Am Not a Christian" concludes that churches throughout history have retarded progress and states that we should instead "look to our own efforts here below to make this world a fit place to live in." Finally, "A Free Man's Worship", perhaps the most famous single essay written by Russell, considers whether humans operate from free will.
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Mar 17, · Why I am a Christian is easy to read and presents the essentials of Christianity clearly. The book can be read devotionally by Christians with much profit. It can also be given as a gift to non-Christians interested in learning about Christianity.
(John E. /5(47). Jan 01, · Good little apologetic book by one of the most prominent evangelicals at the turn of the twentieth century, John Stott. Inthe Why I am a Christian book Bertrand Russell, gave speeches that become his book "Why I am Not a Christian", while Stott's "Why I Am a Christian" makes the case for Christianity/5.
First published inWhy I Am A Christian is now available in a revised trade paper edition. Its all-star cast of contributors, including Gary Habermas, William Lane Craig, Ravi Zacharias, Peter Kreeft, and J. Moreland, offer popular and accessible defenses of essential aspects of orthodox Christian belief.4/4(2).
Jun 14, · Why I Am a Christian: Leading Thinkers Explain Why They Believe [Norman L. Geisler, Paul K. Hoffman] on poldasulteng.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. FFirst published inWhy I Am A Christian is now available in a revised trade paper edition. Its all star cast of contributorsReviews: Why I Am Not a Christian is an essay by the British philosopher Bertrand poldasulteng.comally a talk given 6 March at Battersea Town Hall, under the auspices of the South London Branch of the National Secular Society, it was published that year as a pamphlet and has been republished several times in English and in translation.
Now in Why I Am a Christian he provides a compelling, persuasive case for considering the Christian faith. If you take an honest look at Jesus, you will discover that following him gives you the purpose, identity and freedom you've been searching for - and far more than you have ever imagined.
Why I Am a Christian () by John Stott/5(2). Sep 01, · This is another terrific book from John Stott. In his short write-up and expansion of 4 sermons preached at All Souls Church, Langham Place, London, Stott refers to Bertrand Russell's public address at Battersea entitled "Why I am not a Christian" which 30 years later became a collection of essays with that title.5/5(5).
Why I Am Not a Christian by Bertrand Russell “Why I Am Not a Christian” is a very representative book of essays of the great British philosopher and man of many talents, Bertrand Russell ( - ). This book includes the following essays: 1.
Why I AM Not A Christian, 2. Am I An Atheist Or An Agnostic?, 3. My Religious Reminiscences, /5. Why I Am a Christian. I've always believed in God. My parents told me about God when I was three or four, and I remember being very excited and happy to find.
Dec 05, · I'm David Wood. Lots of people have been asking me how I became a Christian, because I sometimes mention that I'm a former atheist. This video discusses my conversion and explains why I. we can poldasulteng.comore I take it that when I tell you why I am not a Christian I have to tell you two different things: first, why I do not believe in God and in immortality; and, secondly, why I do not think that Christ was the best and wisest of men, although I grant him a very high degree of moral goodness.
As your Chairman has told you, the subject about which I am going to speak to you tonight is ‘Why I am not a Christian’.
Perhaps it would be as well, first of all, to try to make out what one means by the word ‘Christian’. It is used these days in a very loose sense by a great many people.
Mar 10, · Bertrand Russell first delivered this lecture on March 6, to the National Secular Society, South London Branch, at Battersea Town Hall.
What Is a. Mar 10, · The Christian’s unhappiness, discontentment, and view of God are directly linked. Discontentment screams, “You deserve better!” and whispers, “God is not giving you what you deserve.” The former screams are blatantly false, but the latter whispers are profoundly true.
Satan is the master of mixing lies with truths. I read this book when I was 19 after having been educated and brainwashed by Catholicism. That was in and I am a much happier person for it. The older I get the more I appreciate my decision. Review: Why I Am Not a Christian & Other Essays on Religion & Related Subjects Why I am not a Christian, and other essays on religion and /5(11).
Mar 31, · 14 responses to “Five Reasons Why I Am A Christian” Walt. April 11, at am. This is the start of a great discussion if you don’t mind me grappling with a few of these.
I’ll start with morality, you say: “Second, we have to understand laws, or what ought and ought not to be, must be given by a lawmaker. We have obligations to.
Why am I a Christian. A question like that can get an answer on more than one level. Human beings are complex, and life is complex. There’s my family and cultural history. There’s my understanding of Christianity now, and the reasons why I now find it more intellectually and emotionally satisfying than any of the alternatives.
Sep 03, · Inthe famed British philosopher Bertrand Russell wrote an essay entitled, “Why I Am Not a Christian.” Russell’s essay inspired the title of this post.
By “Christian,” I mean someone who has trusted their life to Jesus Christ as Crucified Savior. In “Why I Am Not A Christian”, Russell proceeds to critique each of these arguments. None of them escape his scathing scrutiny. Of the argument from the First Cause, Russell remarks that, if everything must have a cause, then God cannot be the uncaused cause by those following in.
Rather, it's a mere summary of the four most important reasons I am not a Christian. This is only the beginning of the story, not the whole of it. That's what John asked for: a simple but well-written explanation of why I am not a Christian. Why I am a Christian offers compelling answers that will free Christians from doubt and clear away obstacles to faith for unbelievers.
Beginning with the topics of moral relativism and knowable truth, the book progresses to questions about belief in God, the reliability of the Bible, and the identity of Jesus as the Messiah, the Son of God.1. Why I Am Not a Moral Relativist Francis J.
Beckwith 2. Why I Believe Truth Is Real and Knowable Norman L. Geisler PART 2 WHY I BELIEVE IN GOD 3. Why I Am Not an Atheist J. Budziszewski 4. Why I Believe God Exists William Lane Craig 5. Why I Believe the God of the Bible Is the One True God Norman L. Geisler PART 3 WHY I BELIEVE IN MIRACLES 6.Why I Am Not a Christian () Graham Oppy [A somewhat different version of this paper is forthcoming in Theism and Naturalism: New Philosophical Perspectives, edited by Paul Pistone and Quentin Smith, Oxford University poldasulteng.comBertrand Russell gave a public lecture with the title "Why I Am Not a Christian."I regularly use the transcript of this lecture as the first reading in a second.