Can We Still Believe in God?

Answering Ten Contemporary Challenges to Christianity

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Craig L. Blomberg
  • Ada, MI: 
    Brazos Press
    , June
     2020.
     240 pages.
     $19.99.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9781587434044.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.
Review coming soon!

Review by Brent A. Rempel forthcoming.

Description

People regularly give certain reasons for not believing in God, but they are much less aware of what the New Testament actually teaches. Although challenges to Christianity are perennial and have frequently been addressed, they are noticeably more common today and are currently of particular interest among evangelicals.

Skeptics of Christianity often ask highly regarded biblical scholar and popular speaker Craig Blomberg how he can believe in a faith that seems so problematic. How can God allow evil and suffering? Isn't the Bible anti-women, anti-gay, and proslavery? Isn't the New Testament riddled with contradictions? What about the nature of hell, violence in Scripture, and prayer and predestination? Following the author's successful Can We Still Believe the Bible?, this succinct and readable book focuses on what the New Testament teaches about ten key reasons people give for not believing in God.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Craig L. Blomberg is distinguished professor of New Testament at Denver Seminary, where he has taught for more than thirty years.

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