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Is Jesus the only Savior?

Author: James R Edwards
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After tracing the currents of modernity from the Enlightenment to the Jesus Seminar, Edwards contends that the assumptions of the most skeptical historical-Jesus scholars are no more intellectually defensible than the claims of faith. He then assembles extensive support to show that Jesus considered himself the unique and saving mission of God to the world." Edwards devotes the second half of the book to discussing  Read more...
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Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jésus-Christ; Jesus Christ.; Jesus Christus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James R Edwards
ISBN: 0802809812 9780802809810
OCLC Number: 57531370
Description: xiii, 250 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The quest of the historical Jesus --
The Jesus Seminar --
How reliable is the New Testament as a historical document? --
What can we know about the Jesus of history? --
Did Jesus consider himself God? --
Jesus, the savior of the world --
Can the gospel compete in a pluralistic world?--
Is a savior from sin meaningful in a day of moral relativism? --
The gospel and postmodernism --
Does an exclusive savior threaten world peace? --
How should Christians think about other religions? --
The mystery of the incarnation.
Responsibility: James R. Edwards.

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Presents answers to the question of whether or not Jesus is indeed the sole savior of the world. This book contends that the assumptions of the most skeptical historical-Jesus scholars are no more  Read more...

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"Grounded in scholarship and common sense, this book lays out in brief compass why Jesus remains the only savior." D A Carson

 
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