Who Needs the Old Testament?: Its Enduring Appeal and Why the New Atheists Don't Get it (Paperback)Katherine Dell (author)
Paperback 144 Pages / Published: 16/03/2017
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Who needs the Old Testament?It might be a literary classic, but what relevance does it have today?How much of it can we believe anyway?Katharine Dell invites you to rediscover the appeal of the Old Testament for the twenty-first century. In doing so she deftly refutes hard-line attacks by writers such as Richard Dawkins; she firmly critiques the atheistic agenda of those scholars who seek to undermine the Old Testament's historical grounding; and she helpfully reassures those within the church who express doubts about its usefulness as a resource for Christian life and thought.Written by a world expert, this book will help many, both inside and outside the church, to gain a more informed appreciation of the different kinds of literature contained in the Old Testament, and a more nuanced understanding of the developing vision of God to which they witness.
Publisher: SPCK Publishing
Number of pages: 144
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
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