Christian apologetics in the postmodern world



Publisher: InterVarsity Press in Downers Grove, Ill

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  • Apologetics.,
  • Postmodernism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Timothy R. Phillips & Dennis L. Okholm.
ContributionsPhillips, Timothy R. 1950-, Okholm, Dennis L.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT1102 .C48 1995
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1270497M
ISBN 10083081860X
ISBN 109780830818600
LC Control Number95001682

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The End of Apologetics: Christian Witness in a Postmodern Context By Myron Bradley Penner The End of Apologetics: Christian Witness in a Postmodern Context By Myron Bradley Penner This provocative textbook critiques the modern apologetic enterprise and contextualizes faithful Christian witness to the truth of the gospel for a postmodern generation. In order to imagine a way forward, Søren Kierkegaard is invited to serve as a guide of sorts, allowing him to both shape a critique of modern apologetics and offer a more fitting approach for Christian witness in our postmodern world (). Kierkegaard, while being an important voice of insight to move the argument forward, is joined by a.

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Christian Apologetics in the Postmodern World is an edited volume composed of an introduction by the editors and ten independently authored articles. The aim of the book is to open debate and present different points of view on the subject of effective apologetics in a postmodern /5(3).

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In these pages some of evangelicalism' /5. This, then, is the first book to address that vital task. In these pages some of evangelicalism's most stimulating thinkers consider three possible apologetic responses to postmodernity. William Lane Craig argues that traditional evidentialist apologetics remains viable and preferable.

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Christian Apologetics In The Postmodern World books. Click Download for free ebooks. Christian Apologetics In The Postmodern World. Christian Apologetics in the Postmodern World | Timothy R. Phillips; Dennis L. Okholm | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Apologetics – the task of setting forth the truth claims of Christianity and arguing for the unique truthfulness of the Christian faith – must be the major mode of ministry in a postmodern age.

This means that apologetics cannot be reduced to a course taken at the seminary or a book securely placed on the shelves. The contributors to Christian Apologetics in the Postmodern World seek to contribute to an evangelical apologetic which maintains gospel purity and is relevant to the local church and postmodern culture (1 1).

This review summarizes the various traditional and new approaches (recommended in the book) that reject. Tested strategies for pastors and churches that want to be somewhere else in the postmodern world and need reliable and practical help to get there.

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"A group of. Summary “Openness” (without the restraint of reason) and “tolerance” that rejects all moral absolutes are the mandates of postmodern ideology.

This thinking has dominated America’s “politically correct” universities for over a decade. Moreover, postmodernism is gaining a clear and growing consensus in popular culture. Consequently, Christians today face unique challenges as we. Christian Apologetics for a Postmodern Age by Albert Mohler.

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-Douglas Groothius, Professor of Philosophy, Denver Seminary; author, Christian Apologetics John Feinberg s book is an insightful, thoughtful, and thorough analysis of the modern and postmodern mindsets and a guide on how to engage them.

In addition to astute treatments of traditional apologetical themes, such as the Gospels reliability and 4/5(1). "Apologetics" sounds like one of those scary "smart Christian" words - something that pastors and leaders study, but not us common people.

But apologetics is simply studying God and the Bible, in order to better defend it to those with questions. There are many different kind of apologetics, and several big names that you can look to if you would like to learn more about this study.

Douglas Groothius, Professor of Philosophy, Denver Seminary; author, Christian Apologetics “John Feinberg’s book is an insightful, thoughtful, and thorough analysis of the modern and postmodern mindsets and a guide on how to engage them.

This is part 3 of a three-part series. About this series: Evangelism in our increasingly postmodern world is a complex and multifaceted endeavor, as members of churches and Christian outreach ministries strive to proclaim the message of salvation and newness of life in Christ in relevant and effective ng familiar with reasons evangelism is significant, approaches to.

An overview of the challenges and opportunities that Christians encounter when communicating and defending the gospel in our postmodern era. The course deals with the basic ideas and methods of apologetics, focusing on both theory and practice.

End of Apologetics, The book. Read 29 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The modern apologetic enterprise, according to Myron Penner.

Most introductions to apologetics begin with the "how to" of defending the faith, diving right into the major apologetic arguments and the body of evidence. For those who want a more foundational look at this contested theological discipline, this book examines Christian apologetics in its nature, history, approaches, objections and practice.

Christian apologetics (Greek: ἀπολογία, "verbal defence, speech in defence") is a branch of Christian theology that defends Christianity against objections. Christian apologetics has taken many forms over the centuries, starting with Paul the Apostle in the early church and Patristic writers such as Origen, Augustine of Hippo, Justin Martyr and Tertullian, then continuing with.

By expanding the gospel message to the postmodern world through more effective preaching, which incorporates rhetoric and apologetics, Christian churches can reach both churched and un-churched postmodern audiences here in the United States with both reason and logic.

This provocative text critiques modern apologetic efforts and offers a concept of faithful Christian witness characterized by love and grounded in God’s revelation.

Penner seeks to reorient the discussion of Christian belief, change a well-entrenched vocabulary that no longer works, and contextualize the enterprise of apologetics for a postmodern generation.

The Jewish-Christian worldview that had deeply influenced the West was now being challenged. Postmodernism: Then, in the wake of two World Wars, a postmodern climate started to permeate the West.

Confidence in human progress and autonomy was shattered on the rocks of Auschwitz and the Soviet gulags. —Douglas Groothius, Professor of Philosophy, Denver Seminary; author, Christian Apologetics “John Feinberg’s book is an insightful, thoughtful, and thorough analysis of the modern and postmodern mindsets and a guide on how to engage : Both theoretically solid and ultimately practical, this book will contribute enormously to showing how Christian faith is reasonable, credible, and pertinent to our confused world." William Edgar, Professor of Apologetics, Westminster Theological Seminary; author, Schaeffer on the Christian Life.

Get this from a library! The end of Apologetics: Christian witness in a postmodern context. [Myron B Penner] -- The modern apologetic enterprise, according to Myron Penner, is no longer valid. It tends toward an unbiblical and unchristian form of Christian witness and does not have the ability to attest.The End of Apologetics: Christian Witness in a Postmodern Context.

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