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Everything you always wanted to know about god (but were afraid to ask)

Author: Eric Metaxas
Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colo. : WaterBrook Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Uses a question-and-answer format to explore common questions about God and his teachings.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Metaxas
ISBN: 1400071011 9781400071012
OCLC Number: 60664300
Description: ix, 226 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: [CHAPTER 1] How can you prove God's existence? --
The meaning of "proof" --
What God is like --
Miracles --
[CHAPTER 2] Why would a loving God allow suffering? --
The existence of evil --
Who's to blame --
God and suffering --
[CHAPTER 3] Does God really know everything? --
What God knows in advance --
How people can influence God --
[CHAPTER 4] What's the deal with angels and demons? --
Evidence for both --
The difference between the two --
[CHAPTER 5] What about the paranormal and life on other planets? --
UFOs --
Psychics --
Reincarnation --
Astrology --
Wicca --
[CHAPTER 6] Is God against us having a good time? --
God and sex --
Sex and marriage --
God's view of pleasure --
[CHAPTER 7] Does God hate gays and oppose women? --
Hateful Christians --
God and gays --
God's view of women --
[CHAPTER 8] Why does anyone need religion? --
Ritual and superstition --
God's stance on religion --
[CHAPTER 9] Isn't one religion about as good as another? --
How religions compare --
Allah and God --
The meaning of mercy --
[CHAPTER 10] What's the real story on Adam and Eve? --
Forbidden fruit --
Falling from grace --
Made in God's image. [CHAPTER 11] Does hell really exist? --
What hell looks like --
Where it is --
Who ends up there --
[CHAPTER 12] --
What about heaven? --
What happens when you die --
What heaven is --
Who ends up there --
[CHAPTER 13] Why are religious people such fanatics? --
Forms of fanaticism --
The born-again thing --
Christians in your face --
[CHAPTER 14] How can anyone take the Bible seriously? --
Religious texts --
Dinosaurs --
The big bang --
Digging archaeology --
[CHAPTER 15] What exactly is Christianity? --
Religion versus relationship --
Trust versus belief --
[CHAPTER 16] What's the point of prayer? --
Unanswered prayer --
Faith and prayer --
Meditation and prayer --
[CHAPTER 17] What does it take to believe in God? --
Faith and reason --
The question of meaning --
The definition of trust --
[CHAPTER 18] Who says Jesus is God's son? --
Jesus as more than a moral teacher and a great role model --
[CHAPTER 19] Jesus isn't really the way to God, is he? --
The path to God --
How God reveals himself --
[CHAPTER 20] What makes conversion real? --
The true meaning of "conversion" --
What happens afterward.
Responsibility: Eric Metaxas.
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