Book Review: Who Made God – Edgar Andrews

This is the kind of Christian Apologetics book I enjoy reading. Most apologetics books rehash the same answers and arguments. Occasionally one brings some new insight, or at least a new way of explaining the answers such that it sparks new thought. This is that book. Fun to read, because the author clearly does not take himself too seriously (he utilizes the English cartoon character `Sooty' in one of his explanations for heavens sake!) yet attacks these serious subjects head on … [Read more...]

Alister McGraths The Passionate Intellect

McGrath's new book The Passionate Intellect, has won the Book of the Year in the Apologetics / Evangelism category Here's a good review - go get the book! Christian theology is one of the most intellectually stimulating and exciting subjects it is possible to study, rich in resources for the life of faith and the ministry of the church. It has the capacity to excite, inspire and illuminate the human intellect, giving it a new passion and focus. For example, I came to appreciate … [Read more...]

Gospel Reliability

One standard critique of Christianity is that the Biblical records are unreliable. OC Apologist has written a good summary of the book Without a Doubt by Kenneth Samples... Here's a summary: The New Testament documents are the best attested documents of antiquity in terms of total number of manuscripts.  The interval of time between the date of the original authorship and the date of the earliest New Testament manuscript copies is extremely short. The historic statements made … [Read more...]

Is God a Moral Monster?

  The Evangelical Philosophical Society posted an interview with Dr Paul Copan on the subject of God's 'questionable' moral activities, particularly in the Old Testament. http://blog.epsociety.org/2010/12/is-god-moral-monster-interview-with.html You may know he just released a book on this subject - good reading. Grace and Peace Mike     … [Read more...]

Review of Stephen Hawking – The Grand Design

Have you read Hawkings new book The Grand Design?  He attempts to convince us that God was not needed for the creation of the universe. Here - World class apologist Ravi Zacharias begins a 4 part discussion with Dr John Lennox about what he thinks about that idea. Another great resource from Ravi.  Enjoy! Grace and Peace-  Mike … [Read more...]

Questions Christians Hope No One Will Ask – Mittleberg

New book by Mark Mittleberg - Kindle version.  Here's some of the questions answered:  “Why are Christians against same-sex people getting married? . . . Why do you believe God exists at all? . . . Why would God allow evil and suffering? . . . Why trust the Bible when it’s full of mistakes? . . . How could a loving God send people to hell? . . . What makes you think Jesus was more than just a good teacher? . . . Why are Christians so judgmental?” Check it out … [Read more...]

“The Infidel Delusion”

Response to "The Christian Delusion", the book that was supposed to "completely destroy Christianity". Excellent review of the book located at Tribalogue Enjoy … [Read more...]