Creation Book Publishers; First edition (September 1, 2012), Reviewed in the United States on January 10, 2016. Christianity For Skeptics: An Understandable Examination of Christian Belief, Mama Bear Apologetics™: Empowering Your Kids to Challenge Cultural Lies, I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist, Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word. Reviewed in the United States on October 4, 2014. [Steve Kumar; Jonathan D Sarfati] -- People today are desperately searching for something, or someone, to believe in, and day by day it gets harder. has been added to your Cart. Outstanding book for skeptics. I once gave a speech arguing for this … It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Kumar deals with some of the most relevant objections of our time. If you are not quite sure how to answer those hard-nosed intellectual snobs, this book is a great starting point. If you want to read a good explanation of the Bible, then you want to avoid Bart Ehrman’s commentary on the Bible.. After all, Bart is an unbeliever which is going to give you the same inaccurate interpretation that you can find by other skeptics. • Does God exist?• If there is a God, why is there evil?• Is atheism rational?• Is the Bible the word of God? Secondly, it is still logically possible that God… may allow evil for a very good purpose, and for some wise reason has not disclosed that truth… A logical response to the atheistic argument is: 1. Reviewed in the United States on September 27, 2018, Great reference to help explain Christianity to unbelievers, Reviewed in the United States on March 22, 2019, Outstanding: Intellectual, philosophical, scientifc, & religious feast, Reviewed in the United States on November 20, 2013. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. 44), Reviewed in the United States on June 19, 2002. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. A VISUALLY-RICH PRESENTATION OF ARGUMENTS FOR CHRISTIANITY, Reviewed in the United States on January 21, 2019, Author Steve Kumar wrote in this 2000 book [in response to the argument that the universe is cruel and unjust], “Firstly, the skeptics presuppose subjectively without a proof that evil is incompatible with the existence of God…. One can read this quickly and see the flaws in the arguments of unbelievers. If you want to read a textbook account of the Christian faith as it is known today, you could do far worse than read this. Why we actually need more Christian skeptics in this political moment Questioning, doubting, believing and then starting that cycle all over again — … You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. When I first looked at the illustrations of htis book I expected it to be on the Junior High level but it is more indeapth. Confessions of a Christian Skeptic. In A Guide to Christianity for Skeptics and Seekers, renowned theologian Dr. John Frame introduces the reader to the Christian religion and its unique intellectual framework, describing the key pillars of Christian thought and how these shape the Christian worldview. It doesn’t matter what you believe as long as you are sincere. God is benevolent; 3. Reviewed in the United States on May 3, 2014, I bought this and read it first to give to a friend who questions religion and is not a Christian. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. ... 7 Questions Skeptics Ask Like “It is reasonable to conclude that if the resurrection took place Jesus Christ is by far the most important person in history.” ― Steve Kumar, Christianity for Skeptics… 0 likes. So much so, that I made it my career. Christianity is more than a religion: it is also a complex intellectual tradition. Description A resource book to accompany Apologetics PACEs 98-101. Reviewed in the United States on July 28, 2014. Christianity for Skeptics; Christianity for Skeptics. Engaging a skeptical neighbor If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you grow your business. Unable to add item to List. What other book would you recommend me as a skeptic? Christianity For Skeptics attempts to provide a basis for belief by enlisting scholars both Christian and non-Christian who have come to the conclusion that there is a strong argument and basis for belief in God and in Christianity. The authors show how to answer some of the most often asked challenges. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. While CMI is officially a Bible/Christ-centred ministry, with its main focus on creation, this is the first time we have published a book defending Christianity in general, and answering attacks from many directions. Something we hope you'll especially enjoy: FBA items qualify for FREE Shipping and Amazon Prime. Time will tell what impact it has on him, Reviewed in the United States on March 21, 2016. From Christianity Today, ChristianBibleStudies.com provides over 1,000 unique, downloadable Bible Studies for personal, small group, and Sunday School use. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Reviewed in the United States on June 24, 2015. Your selected delivery location is beyond seller's shipping coverage for this item. Price: $17.99. Buy Christianity for Skeptics by Kumar, Steve (ISBN: 9781565633469) from Amazon's Book Store. When the skeptic makes a claim, the first thing we should do as astute Christians is ask him or her for evidence to back up their assertion. How can anyone doubt the reliability of Scripture considering the number and proximity to originals … Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. I want to read more of him. For example, no proof or evidence can be submitted for the truth of basic axioms, such as the laws of logic. Please try again. 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