By Brian K. Morley
When it involves spiritual religion, the questions turn into instantly tougher and extra vital. Over the centuries, Christians have provided diversified ways to explaining or protecting the Christian religion, a self-discipline referred to as apologetics. however it has now not continuously been transparent how various apologetic equipment paintings, or what each one process has to offer.
In this entire survey, Brian Morley presents an outline of Christian apologetic techniques and the way they range. He explores the historic and philosophical underpinnings of key figures and significant faculties of concept, from the presuppositionalism of Cornelius Van Til to the evidentialism of Gary Habermas. relocating past thought, Morley additionally covers apologetic program, demonstrating how every one view works out in sensible phrases.
This consultant covers the complexities of apologetics in a manner that's obtainable to the nonspecialist. Even-handed and respectful of every apologist and their contribution, this publication presents the reader with an impressive array of defenses for the faith.
Read Online or Download Mapping Apologetics: Comparing Contemporary Approaches PDF
Similar religious philosophy books
Philosophical theology is aimed basically at theoretical figuring out of the character and attributes of God and of God's dating to the area and its population. throughout the 20th century, a lot of the philosophical group (both within the Anglo-American analytic culture and in Continental circles) had grave doubts approximately our skill to achieve one of these figuring out.
This beneficial source either provides and demonstrates the various advancements in feminist criticsm of the Bible and the large rage of effect that feminist feedback has come to have in bible study. the aim of the ebook is to elevate problems with approach which are principally glossed over or only implied in such a lot non-feminist works at the Bible.
All people believes anything. yet how and why do humans think? What counts as proof? How a lot will be assumed or believed through religion on my own? in terms of non secular religion, the questions develop into right away tougher and extra vital. Over the centuries, Christians have provided diversified techniques to explaining or protecting the Christian religion, a self-discipline often called apologetics.
Bernard Lonergan (1904–1984) used to be a Canadian Jesuit thinker, theologian, and humanist who taught in Montreal, Toronto, Rome, and Boston. His groundbreaking works perception: A examine of Human figuring out (1957) and technique in Theology (1972) try to figure how wisdom is complicated within the ordinary sciences, the human experiences, the humanities, ethics, and theology.
- Divine Power and Evil: A Reply to Process Theodicy (Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies)
- Finite and Infinite Goods: A Framework for Ethics
- To Flourish or Destruct: A Personalist Theory of Human Goods, Motivations, Failure, and Evil
- Still Catholic After All These Years - Complete Version
- Historicism, the Holocaust, and Zionism: Critical Studies in Modern Jewish History and Thought
Additional resources for Mapping Apologetics: Comparing Contemporary Approaches
Mapping Apologetics: Comparing Contemporary Approaches by Brian K. Morley