The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus (Google eBook)

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Zondervan, Sep 9, 2008 - Religion - 304 pages
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Is there credible evidence that Jesus of Nazareth really is the Son of God? Retracing his own spiritual journey from atheism to faith, Lee Strobel, former legal editor of the Chicago Tribune, cross-examines a dozen experts with doctorates from schools like Cambridge, Princeton, and Brandies who are recognized authorities in their fields. Strobel challenges them with questions like How reliable is the New Testament? Does evidence exist for Jesus outside the Bible? Is there any reason to believe the resurrection was an actual event? Strobel's tough, point-blank questions make this remarkable book read like a captivating, fast-paced novel. But it's not fiction. It's a riveting quest for the truth about history's most compelling figure. What will your verdict be in The Case for Christ?

  

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This one is very well written and easy to read. - LibraryThing
I liked Strobel's writing style. - LibraryThing
And has pictures his kids drew! - LibraryThing

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The Case for Christ documents a series of interviews of leading Biblical scholars that discuss such questions as: Can the biographies of Jesus be trusted? Were they reliably preserved? Does ... Read full review

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Contents

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PART 3
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THE VERDICT OF HISTORY
LIST OF CITATIONS

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PART 2
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NOTES
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
ABOUT THE PUBLISHER
Copyright

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Lee Strobel was the award-winning legal editor of The Chicago Tribune and is the best-selling author of The Case for Faith, The Case for Christ, and The Case for a Creator, all of which have been made into documentaries by Lionsgate. With a journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a Master of Studies in Law degree from Yale, Lee wrote 3 Gold Medallion winners and the 2005 Book of the Year with Gary Poole.† He and his wife live in Colorado.† Visit Lee's website at: www.leestrobel.com.

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