By Gregg R. Allison
Pastors, Sunday tuition lecturers, and lay scholars of theology will locate this an fundamental source for knowing and instructing Christian theology.
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Do you might have problems reconciling God’s habit within the previous testomony with that of Jesus within the New? Do you end up attempting to rationalize God’s violent demeanor within the Bible to unbelievers or perhaps to your self? Does it look disconcerting that God tells us to not kill others yet He then takes half in a few of the bloodiest wars and vindictive genocides in background?
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50 Core Truths of the Christian Faith: A Guide to Understanding and Teaching Theology by Gregg R. Allison