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Evidence that demands a verdict : life-changing truth for a skeptical world / Josh McDowell and Sean McDowell, PhD.

McDowell, Josh, (author.). McDowell, Sean, (author.).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • ISBN: 1401676707
  • ISBN: 9781401676704
  • ISBN: 1401676707
  • Physical Description: lxxix, 798 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Thomas Nelson, [2017]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 723-774) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Revising Evidence that demands a verdict -- He changed my life -- Introduction -- Prologue : A theistic universe -- Part I : Evidence for the Bible -- The uniqueness of the Bible -- how we got the Bible -- Is the New Testament historically reliable? -- Have the Old Testament manuscripts been accurately transmitted? -- Gnostic gospels and other nonbiblical texts -- Part II : Evidence for Jesus -- The historical existence of Jesus -- The lofty claims of Jesus -- The trilemma: Lord, liar, lunatic -- Old Testament prophecies fullfield in Jesus Christ -- The ressurection: hoax or history? -- Is christianity a copycat religion? -- The deity of Jesus: an investigation -- The martyrdom of the apostles -- Part III : Evidence for the Old Testament -- The Old Testament and ancient Near Eastern influences -- Biblically faithful approaches to Genesis -- Archaeology and the old Testament -- The historical Adam -- The historicity of the patriarchs -- The historicity of the exodus -- The historicity of the conquest -- The historicity of the united monarchy -- The historicity of the divided monarchy and exilic period -- The composition of the Pentateuch -- The composition of the Book of Isaiah -- The historicity of Daniel -- Alleged contradictions in the Old Testament -- Part IV : Evidence for truth -- The nature of truth -- The knowability of truth -- Answering postmodernism -- Answering skepticism -- Are miracles possible? -- Is history knowable? -- Epilogue : Final thoughts -- Appendix : Responding to the challenges of Bart Ehrman -- Bibliography -- Author index -- Subject index -- How to know God personally.
Summary, etc.:
God's Word tells us we must “always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you” (1 Peter 3:15). This updated classic from Josh McDowell and Sean McDowell will give you the tools you need to do just that.
Subject: Bible. Pentateuch > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Apologetics > History > 20th century.

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