Simply Christianity: Beyond Religion
John Dickson strips back the rituals, myths and dogma that so often deter people from looking into Christianity. Putting aside hair-splitting and disagreements, he goes back to Jesus himself, and to what Luke's ancient biography actually says about him. John's...
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John Dickson strips back the rituals, myths and dogma that so often deter people from looking into Christianity. Putting aside hair-splitting and disagreements, he goes back to Jesus himself, and to what Luke's ancient biography actually says about him. John's three previous books are bestsellers throughout Australia and the UK.
Presents Christianity by simply presenting and reflecting on the ancient biography of Jesus written by Luke.
Dr John Dickson is an author and historian, and the Distinguished Fellow in Public Christianity at Ridley College (Melbourne). A busy public advocate for the Christian faith, John also teaches 'Historical Jesus' at the University of Sydney, and is a Visiting Academic in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Oxford (2016-2020). He is the presenter of Australia's top-rating religion podcast Undeceptions. He is married to Buff, and they have three children.
- Part One: Jesus Now And Then; 1. Which Christianity; 2. Christ In History; 3. Christ In Biography; Part Two: The Presence Of Greatness; Gospel Of Luke, 1:1-9:27; 4. Jesus' Surname; 5. Speaking God's Words; 6. Mending The Brokenness; 7. Forgiveness On Offer; 8. The Question Of Leadership; 9. True Confessions; 10. Flattering Misconceptions; Part Three: Search And Rescue; Gospel Of Luke, 9:28-19:10; 11. Jesus' Christian Name; 12. Clear And Future Danger; 13. Jesus' Bad Habits; 14. Friend Of Sinners; 15. Rescue In Action; Part Four: To Die For; Gospel Of Luke, 19:11-23:49; 16. One Last Meal; 17. One Last Prayer; 18. One Last Breath; 19. God The Rescuer; Part Five: Jesus Here And Now; Gospel Of Luke, 23:50-24:53; 20. Dead Man Walking? 21. God's Right-hand Man; 22. Jesus Here And Now; 23. Repentance: A Change Of Mind; 24. Forgiveness: A Fresh Start; Extra Information; I. Gospel Truth Or Myth? Ii. Prophesies Of The Coming King/christ; Iii. The Resurrection Of Christ; Iv. Beyond This Book