The Popular Encyclopedia of Apologetics: Surveying the Evidence for the Truth of Christianity

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Harvest House Publishers, May 1, 2008 - Religion - 512 pages
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The perfect combination of scholarship and accessible presentation for Christians who desire to know how to better understand and defend their faith. Bestselling authors Ed Hindson and Ergun Caner have brought together a who's who of apologetic experts...including Lee Strobel, Norm Geisler, Josh McDowell, and John Ankerberg...to produce a resource that's both easy to understand and comprehensive in scope. Every entry provides a biblical perspective and mentions the key essentials that believers need to know about a wide variety of apologetic concerns, including: issues concerning God, Christ, and the Bible scientific and historical controversies ethical matters (genetic engineering, homosexuality, ecology, feminism) a Christian response to world religions and cults a Christian response to the major worldviews and philosophies of our day Included with each entry are practical applications for approaching or defending the issue at hand, along with recommendations for additional reading on the subject.
 

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Contents

GRACE
254
HEDONISM
257
HENRY CARL
261
HINDUISM
262
HOLY SPIRIT ROLE IN APOLOGETICS
265
HOMOSEXUALITY
268
IMMORTALITY
272
IRENAEUS
274

APOLOGETICS BIBLICAL
28
APOLOGETICS BIOMEDICAL
31
APOLOGETICS CREATION
34
APOLOGETICS CULT
37
APOLOGETICS CULTURAL
40
APOLOGETICS DISPENSATIONAL
42
APOLOGETICS ETHICAL
45
APOLOGETICS GLOBAL
47
APOLOGETICS HISTORICAL
48
APOLOGETICS INCARNATIONAL
50
APOLOGETICS PHILOSOPHICAL
53
APOLOGETICS PROPHETIC
55
APOLOGETICS REFORMED
58
APOLOGETICS SCIENTIFIC
60
APOLOGETICS TYPES OF
64
AQUINAS THOMAS
67
ARCHAEOLOGY BIBLICAL
70
ARIANISM
73
ASIAN FOLK RELIGION
75
ASTROLOGY
77
ATHANASIUS
80
ATHEISM
82
ATONEMENT
86
AUGUSTINE OF HIPPO
90
BAHAI
92
BEHAVIORISM
95
BIBLE ALLEGED ERRORS
97
BIBLE CANONICITY
101
BIBLE INERRANCY OF
103
BIBLE TRANSMISSION OF
107
BIBLICAL APOLOGETICS see Apologetics Biblical
110
BIOMEDICAL APOLOGETICS see Apologetics Biomedical
114
CATHOLICISM see Roman Catholicism
117
CHRIST CRUCIFIXION OF
118
CHRIST DIVINITY OF
121
CHRIST EXCLUSIVITY OF
123
CHRIST HISTORICITY OF
126
CHRIST HUMANITY OF
129
CHRIST MIRACLES OF
132
CHRIST RESURRECTION OF
135
CHRIST UNIQUENESS OF
138
CHRIST VIRGIN BIRTH OF
141
CHRISTIAN IDENTITY ARYANISM
144
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE
146
CHURCH COUNCILS
149
CONFUCIANISM
152
CREATION THEORIES OF
154
CULTS CHARACTERISTICS OF
158
DEAD SEA SCROLLS
161
DEATH THEORIES OF
164
DEISM
167
DESCARTES RENÉ
169
DETERMINISM
171
DEVILS AND DEMONS
173
DIVORCE
176
DOCETISM
179
DUALISM
181
EASTERN ORTHODOXY
184
EBIONITES
186
EMBRYONIC STEM CELL RESEARCH
187
EMPIRICISM
192
ENLIGHTENMENT AGE OF
194
ETHICS BUSINESS
197
ETHICS CHRISTIAN
199
EUTHANASIA
202
EVANGELISM
206
EVIDENTIALISM
208
EVIL PROBLEM OF
211
EVOLUTION THEORY OF
214
EXISTENTIALISM
218
FEMINISM
221
FIDEISM
224
FOUNDATIONALISM
228
GENETIC ETHICS
230
GNOSTICISM
233
GOD EXISTENCE OF
236
GOD FOREKNOWLEDGE OF
241
GOD GENDER OF
244
GOD IMAGE OF
247
GOD IMMANENCE AND TRANSCENDENCE
249
GOD NATURE AND ATTRIBUTES OF
252
ISLAM
277
ISLAM NATION OF
281
ISRAEL AND REPLACEMENT THEOLOGY
283
JAINISM
288
JEHOVAHS WITNESSES
291
JESUS SEMINAR
294
JUDAISM
297
KABBALAH
301
KANT IMMANUEL
306
KIERKEGAARD SOREN
308
KNOWLEDGE THEORIES OF
311
LANGUAGE
313
LEWIS CS
317
LIBERALISM
320
LIFE AFTER DEATH
322
LOGICAL FALLACIES
326
LOST GOSPELS THE
328
LOVE
331
MARRIAGE
336
MARTYR JUSTIN
339
MARXISM
341
MIND SCIENCE
344
MONISM
348
MONOPHYSITISM
352
MORAL LAW
353
MORMONISM
357
MYSTICISM
362
MYTHOLOGY
365
OCCULT
367
ONENESS PENTECOSTALISM
371
OPEN THEISM
376
ORIGEN
379
PAGANISM
380
PAIN AND SUFFERING
382
PALEY WILLIAM
385
PANTHEISM
387
PASCAL BLAISE
389
PELAGIANISM
392
PLURALISM
393
POLYTHEISM
396
POSTMODERNISM
398
PRESUPPOSITIONALISM
401
PRETERISM
404
PSYCHOLOGY AND FAITH
406
REASON AND FAITH
409
RECONSTRUCTIONISM CHRISTIAN
412
REINCARNATION
414
RELATIVISM
418
REVELATION GENERAL AND SPECIAL
421
ROMAN CATHOLICISM
424
SALVATION EXCLUSIVITY OF
427
SALVATION THEORIES OF
430
SCHAEFFER FRANCIS
433
SCIENCE AND FAITH
436
SCIENCE FICTION AND UFO CULTS
440
SECULAR HUMANISM
443
SEVENTHDAY ADVENTISM
446
SIKHISM
448
SIN
451
SOCINIANISM
453
SOCRATIC PHILOSOPHERS
456
SOUL
458
SUICIDE
461
TAOISM
465
TERTULLIAN
466
THEOSOPHY
470
TOLERANCE
472
TRINITY
473
TRITHEISM
477
TRUTH THEORIES OF
478
UNIFICATION CHURCH
482
UNIVERSALISM
487
VAN TIL CORNELIUS
488
WAR
490
WICCA
493
WILLIAM OF OCKHAM
495
WORLDVIEW
498
ZEN BUDDHISM
500
ZOROASTRIANISM
501
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Ed Hindson is the Assistant Chancellor and Dean of the Institute of Biblical Studies at Liberty University in Virginia. He also serves as the speaker on The King Is Coming telecast and has authored and served as general editor for numerous books. He holds a D.Min. from Westminster Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. from the University of South Africa.

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