The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus

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Zondervan, Aug 7, 1998 - Religion - 297 pages
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Buy The Case for Christ and save $10.00 when you buy six. - perfect gift for searching friends - use it with your small group - give to your kids and their friends - use with your outreach ministry. 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 Brandeis who are recognized authorities in their own 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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User Review  - hobbitprincess - LibraryThing

I have read this book before, and probably will again. Strobel presents evidence for Christ and the resurrection that changed his mind and had him converting from an atheist to a Christian. Sometimes it is not bad to be reminded! Read full review

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User Review  - jfe16 - LibraryThing

“The Case for Christ” is an investigative journalist’s recounting of his spiritual journey, one that took a skeptic from long-standing atheism to faithful believer. Supporting references and ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

nbsp;Lee Strobel was the award-winning legal editor of the Chicago Tribune and is the bestselling author of The Case for Christ , The Case for Faith , The Case for a Creator , and The Case for Grace . With a journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a Master of Studies in Law degree from Yale, Lee has won four Gold Medallions for publishing excellence and coauthored the Christian Book of the Year. He serves as Professor of Christian Thought at Houston Baptist University. His story is now featured in the motion picture The Case for Christ. Visit Lee's website at: leestrobel.com nbsp;

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