Mar 22, Voted one of Christianity Today’s Books of the Year. Reasonable, concise, witty and wise, Peter Kreeft and Ronald K. Tacelli have written. Handbook. ºf Christian. Apologetics. H UND REDS OF ANSWERS TO C R UCLA L. QUESTIONS. Do faith and reason conflict? Does God exist? Is the Bible myth. Sensible and concise, witty and wise, this is the guidebook for anybody looking for answers to questions of faith and reason. The authors provide clear and.

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His ideas draw heavily from religious and philosophical tradition, especially Thomas AquinasSocratesG. We can’t know everything, but we can know much. I found it profound, yet easy to follow. Aug 20, Patrick Gruber rated it it was amazing. Hundreds of Answers to Crucial Questions. Trivia About Handbook of Chris I do believe that people should be able to offer some logical reasons for some of their beliefs, and this book helps people to do that. Dec 25, Erik marked it as to-read Shelves: Account Options Sign in.

Jul 26, Lesley Webster rated it liked it. Sep 16, Trae Johnson rated it really liked it. Highly recommend for anyone who appreciates reason and seeks truth. Covers all of the main arguments for the basic elements of Christianity. I read through this book and found the “apologetics” argument in it to be so childish in reasoning and all along they still don’t know how an atheist mind is really wired.

Jan 24, John rated it really liked it Shelves: Kreeft outlines in the first chapter the nature of apologetics, then in the next chapters the existence or nature of God. He presents the pure doctrines with rational clarity so that the faith feels reasonable to the reader kreeff is starting with doubt.


Catholics and Protestants alike will find the majority of this apologetics handbook useful; only the last chapter deals with the differences between Catholicism and Protestantism. So often these books are nothing but worn out platitudes. Sin can be destroyed only by sanctity, cristian, faith, hope, charity, the blood of Christ, and the power of the Holy Spirit.

Kreeft is my favorite Catholic apologist, along with Jimmy Akin, and everything in this book can be agreed to by both denominations. Be the first to ask a question handbkok Handbook of Christian Apologetics.

It tells you everything you need to know without being unnecessarily pretentious. I keep this book with me at all times and use available moments to krweft how to properly defend and explain my faith in God and Christ Jesus. I read this book under our church’s Reading Programmeand I am so glad I picked it.

Mar 01, Christin Smith rated it it was amazing. Another book that I believe should be taught if you are attending a Catholic school, or if you want to learn about your faith, since you cannot defend your faith without learning about it.

The Nature Power Limitations of Apologetics. Where is the scholar? His philosophical depth is matched in many ways by his Christian faith. This is a book I can see myself reading again in order to remember more of the arguments, but at the same time it wasn’t so dense that I feel I completely missed the point of what the authors were saying.

Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world? It is an excellent compilation of the main topics of Christian apologetics. But it’s important to know what is really going on in the soul of the person to whom apologetic arguments are addressed, and to know the irrational forces behind unbelief Here he lays out the extent of his knowledge.

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Handbook of Christian Apologetics

Budziszewski No preview available – Apologetivs presents arguments and answers in an easier-to-read version but same vein as the middle ages scholars like Acquainus. I don’t even know where to begin.

Tacelli have written an informative and valuable guidebook for anyone looking for answers to questions of faith and reason. Jul 18, Pearlie rated it it was amazing. If you keep an open mind while reading no matter what “level” of Christian you are then you will gain a lot of insight from Kreeft and Tacelli’s arguments. Highly recommended if you are into this sort of thing.

He presents 20 arguments ranging from the five proofs of Aquinas to modern cosmological arguments to arguments from psychol Details the full breadth of Christian Apologetics.

Kreeft is an excellent scholar for the layman. Kreeft is an anachronism – and I mean this in the best way.

Handbook of Christian Apologetics by Peter Kreeft

I highly recommend it for anyone seeking knowledge about Christianity. If you want to examine Christianity from a logical position, check out this book. From the reliability of the New Testament to the question of Jesus’ resurrection, this book covers many of the topics so many Christians and skeptics face.

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