An Introduction to Christianity for a New Millennium by Scott Gambrill Sinclair PDF

By Scott Gambrill Sinclair

ISBN-10: 0739124668

ISBN-13: 9780739124666

ISBN-10: 0739124676

ISBN-13: 9780739124673

with no presupposing earlier wisdom this accessibly written advent to Christianity covers the total historical past of the faith from its previous testomony foundations as much as the current, together with the numerous contributors, occasions, doctrines, and rituals of the religion. Sinclair surveys the foremost old kinds of Christianity (Catholicism, jap Orthodoxy, Protestantism) and the modern concerns that divide Christians this present day (e.g., homosexuality). The ebook additionally tackles such tough subject matters because the foundation and relevance of biblical prophecy, the historicity and importance of the miracles of Jesus (and the resurrection), combining evolution and biblical religion, and generating an intellectually coherent rationalization of the Trinity and the Incarnation. in the course of the e-book, Sinclair rigorously explains what he himself believes as a modern severe Christian and why, and gives readers with sufficient details to shape their very own self sustaining critiques. He additionally recognizes the darkish part of Christian history—the crusades, anti-Semitism, the wars among Catholics and Protestants, the compelled imposition of Christianity on local peoples—even as he celebrates the religious intensity and surprising cultural achievements of the most important faith within the world.

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