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Why are we here? : everyday questions and the Christian life

Author: Ronald F Thiemann; William C Placher
Publisher: Harrisburg, Pa. : Trinity Press International, ©1998.
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A one-of-a-kind book in which several outstanding theologians use their expertise to examine everyday questions that Christians ask. Christians do not just believe; they think about what they believe. Moreover, they are not content with simple answers.
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Why are we here?
Harrisburg, Pa. : Trinity Press International, ©1998
(DLC) 97049443
(OCoLC)37946838
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald F Thiemann; William C Placher
ISBN: 9780567537126 0567537129
OCLC Number: 650279540
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 166 pages)
Contents: CONTRIBUTORS; INTRODUCTION; 1. WHY ARE WE HERE?; 2. WHY ARE WE SO INDIFFERENT ABOUT OUR SPIRITUAL LIVES?; 3. WHY DO THE INNOCENT SUFFER?; 4. IS JESUS CHRIST THE UNIQUE MEDIATOR OF SALVATION?; 5. ARE THERE ANGELS?; 6. WHY GO TO CHURCH?; 7. WHY CARE ABOUT THE UNITY OF THE CHURCH?; 8. WHAT SHALL PARENTS TEACH THEIR CHILDREN?; 9. WHAT DOES MY FAITH HAVE TO Do WITH MY JOB?; 10. MUST CHRISTIANS BELIEVE IN HELL?; 11. IS THERE LIFE AFTER DEATH?
Responsibility: edited by Ronald F. Thiemann and William C. Placher.

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A one-of-a-kind book in which several outstanding theologians use their expertise to examine everyday questions that Christians ask. Christians do not just believe; they think about what they believe. Moreover, they are not content with simple answers.

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