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apologetics

the branch of theology concerned with the defence and rational justification of Christianity
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He holds a Master's degree in apologetics from Southern Evangelical Seminary (2002, summa cum laude).
Moving from the former to the latter, Anderson argues that notions of white superiority and categorical racism have profoundly influenced "America," and that this preoccupation with race has resulted in African Americans' using tremendous intellectual energy to debunk the legacy of modern racism--racial apologetics.
The show features listener call-ins and discussions about theology, apologetics, ethics and cultural issues.
Elysium' is one of only a handful of books in the new genre of Christian fiction called 'Apologetics Fiction'-books that purposefully weave apologetics arguments into fictional adventure stories.
His topics are Orphic religious presence in the Imperial Age, fields of intersection, Orphic tradition in Christian apologetic literature, Christian strategies, and Orphism in the light of Christian apologetics.
Being universally acknowledged in its importance, the necessity to be as informed as possible about what the Bible teaches and what it is necessary to understand in this secular age, "The Apologetics Study Bible" was created with contributions form Chuck Colson, Ravi Zacharias, Norman Geisler, J.
I begin, therefore, by analyzing textbooks on apologetics used in Catholic secondary schools in Belgium and the United States from 1870 until 1950 (8) and comparing them first with their sources, namely, the Church's "great" and official apologetic tracts.
This book is a "primer, a very first book exploring the nature of Christian apologetics, which, simply defined, is a defense of the Christian faith," according to the author.
I have tried to establish my conviction that evangelization, education, and apologetics are universal, in that everyone has a point of view which he willy-nilly proclaims, explores, and justifies.
As Dall'Aglio rightly notes (xxix-xxx), it is not easy to think of another text from the Savonarolan movement that involves such a thorough blending of apologetics, biography, chronicle, and doctrinal exposition.
I think Lucy's question has more to do with apologetics than science, and that she noticed a particularly modern anxiety about rationality and physical evidence in religious tradition.