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The God Who is There (30th Anniversary Edition)

The God Who is There (30th Anniversary Edition)

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This landmark book demonstrates how historic Christianity can fearlessly confront the competing philosophies of the world. A new introduction by James Sire places Schaeffer's seminal work in the context of the intellectual turbulence of the early twenty-first century.

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This landmark book demonstrates how historic Christianity can fearlessly confront the competing philosophies of the world. A new introduction by James Sire places Schaeffer's seminal work in the context of the intellectual turbulence of the early twenty-first century.
- Koorong

When first published, this classic changed the way the church viewed the world. Now this updated edition features a new introduction by James Sire that places Schaeffer's seminal work in the context of the 21st century. It's a bold, enduring apologetic that offers a Christian engagement with history, philosophy, art, culture, ethics, and more.
- Publisher

In 2006,Christianity Todayvoted this title to be one of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals!For over thirty yearsThe God Who Is Therehas been the landmark book that changed the way the church sees the world. In Francis Schaeffer's remarkable analysis, we learn where the clashing ideas about God, science, history and art came from and where they are going.Now this completely retypeset edition includes a new introduction by James W. Sire that places Schaeffer's seminal work in the context of the intellectual turbulence of the early twenty-first century. More than ever,The God Who Is Theredemonstrates how historic Christianity can fearlessly confront the competing philosophies of the world.The God who has always been there continues to provide the anchor of truth and the power of love to meet the world's deepest problems.
- Publisher

Meet the Author

Francis A Schaeffer

Francis A. Schaeffer founded the L'Abri Fellowship in Switzerland and was the author of many books, including The God Who Is There. Until his death in 1984, he was also a noted speaker with a worldwide ministry. His ministry continues through his books, with over two million copies in print.

Table Of Contents

  • Acknowledgements
  • Foreword By James W. Sire
  • section I: The Intellectual & Cultural Climate Of The Second Half Of The Twentieth Century
  • 1. The Gulf Is Fixed
  • 2. The First Step In The Line Of Despair: Philosophy
  • 3. The Second Step: Art
  • 4. The Third & Fourth Steps: Music & The General Culture
  • 5. The Unifying Factor In The Steps Of Despair
  • section Ii: The Relationship Of The New Theology To The Intellectual Climate
  • 1. The Fifth Step: Theology
  • 2. Modern Mysticism: Despair Beyond Despair
  • 3. Modern Mysticism In Action: Art & Language
  • 4. Modern Mysticism In Action: Music & Literature
  • 5. The Next Phase Of Modern Theology
  • section Iii: How Historic Christianity Differs From The New Theology
  • 1. Personality Or A Devilish Din
  • 2. Verifiable Facts & Knowing
  • 3. The Dilemma Of Man
  • 4. God's Answer To Man's Dilemma
  • 5. How Do We Know It Is True?
  • section Iv: Speaking Historic Christianity Into The Twentieth-century Climate
  • 1. Finding The Point Of Tension
  • 2. From The Point Of Tension To The Gospel
  • 3. Applying The Gospel
  • section V: Pre-evangelism Is No Soft Option
  • 1. Commending The Christian Faith To Our Generation
  • 2. The Importance Of Truth
  • section Vi: Personal & Corporate Living Into The Twentieth-century Climate
  • 1. Demonstrating The Character Of God
  • 2. The Legal, But Not Only The Legal
  • Appendix A: The Question Of Apologetics
  • Appendix B: The Problem Of Middle-class Church In The Latter Half Of The Twentieth Century
  • Appendix C: The Practice Of Truth
  • Glossary
  • Notes
  • Index

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  • Catalogue Code 121110
  • Product Code 0830819479
  • EAN 9780830819478
  • Pages 226
  • Department Academic
  • Category Philosophy
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Intervarsity Press Usa
  • Publication Date Oct 1998
  • Sales Rank #7572
  • Dimensions 209 x 139 x 17 mm
  • Weight 0.272kg

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