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Why am I a Christian?

Arthur Foley Winnington-Ingram

Why am I a Christian?

by Arthur Foley Winnington-Ingram

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Published by Cassell in London, Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Arthur F. Winnington Ingram.
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16384437M

  In the end, it is idolatry. I am looking to something other than God to meet my needs and satisfy my desires. These gods promise joy, but they deliver misery. That is why a half-hearted Christian cannot have ongoing joy in Christ. David says, The sorrows of those who run after another god shall multiply. (Psalm ) And again. Why I Am Not a Calvinist is a must-read for all who struggle with the limitations of this dominant perspective within evangelical theology. REVIEWS "Without the usual rancor, hysteria and triumphalism, Walls and Dongell offer a clear and forceful biblical and philosophical case for .

Why I am Not a Christian - Bertrand Why I am Not a Christian - Bertrand Sign In. Details. Get this from a library! Why I am still a Christian. [Hans Küng; D Smith; E C Hughes; et al] -- Hans Küng () is one of the most distinguished and widely-acclaimed theologians of the twentieth century. He has committed himself to a Christian Church full of life and freedom and humanity.

  Joshua Harris' book "I Kissed Dating Goodbye," which railed against sex before marriage and homosexuality, sold over 1 million copies and became a fixture in Christian youth groups after coming. This 10th anniversary edition, with emphasis on the question What on Earth Am I Here For? is the life-message of Rick Warren, founding pastor of Saddleback Church. Written in a captivating devotional style, the book is divided into 42 short chapters (six weeks) that can be read as a daily devotional, studied by small groups, and used by.


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Why I am a Christian is easy to read and presents the essentials of Christianity clearly. The book can be read devotionally by Christians with much profit. It can also be given as a gift to non-Christians interested in learning about Christianity. (John E. Shaffett for The Christian Librarian, Volume)/5(47).

In If I'm a Christian, Why am I Depressed. you will find not only the author's testimony but also those of others who have struggled with depression and through prayer and biblical counseling have overcome by embracing Christ's healing love. Robert B. Somerville is a professor of Biblical Counseling at The Master's College in Santa Clarita /5(26).

Why I Am a Christian offers compelling answers that will free Christians from doubt and clear away obstacles to faith for unbelievers. Beginning with the topics of moral relativism and knowable truth, the book progresses to questions about belief in God, the reliability of the Bible, and the identity of Jesus as the Messiah, the Son of God.4/5(2).

Good little apologetic book by one of the most prominent evangelicals at the turn of the twentieth century, John Stott. Inthe atheist Bertrand Russell, gave speeches that become his book "Why I am Not a Christian", while Stott's "Why /5.

Why I Am Not a Calvinist is a must-read for all who struggle with the limitations of this dominant perspective within evangelical theology. Author Bio Jerry L.

Walls is professor of philosophy of religion at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky/5(11). Why I Am Not a Christian by Bertrand Russell Why I Am Not a Christian is a very representative book of essays of the great British philosopher and man of many talents, Bertrand Russell ( - ).

This book includes the following essays: 1. Why I AM Not A Christian, 2. Am I An Atheist Or Why am I a Christian? book Agnostic?, 3.

My Religious Reminiscences, /5. As your Chairman has told you, the subject about which I am going to speak to you tonight is "Why I Am Not a Christian." Perhaps it would be as well, first of all, to try to make out what one means by the word Christian.

It is used these days in a very loose sense by a great many people. Some people mean no more by it than a person whoFile Size: 68KB. Buy a cheap copy of Why I Am Not a Christian and Other book by Bertrand Russell.

Dedicated as few men have been to the life of reason, Bertrand Russell has always been concerned with the basic questions to which religion also addresses itself - Cited by:   The Christian’s unhappiness, discontentment, and view of God are directly linked.

Discontentment screams, “You deserve better!” and whispers, “God is not giving you what you deserve.” The former screams are blatantly false, but the latter whispers are profoundly true. Satan is the master of mixing lies with truths. Why I Am Not A Christian I just now – fifteen minutes ago – came to realize with the most crystal clarity I have ever had why I cannot call myself a Christian.

Of course, as most of you know, I have not called myself a Christian publicly for a very long time, twenty years or so I suppose. As your Chairman has told you, the subject about which I am going to speak to you tonight is ‘Why I am not a Christian’.

Perhaps it would be as well, first of all, to try to make out what one means by the word ‘Christian’. It is used these days in a. Why I Am Not a Christian () Keith M. Parsons. This essay was originally published for the Atlanta Freethought Society in Reprinted with permission.

Introduction Why I Am Not a Christian 1. The Sins of Christianity 2. Kreeft and Tacelli on Hell 3. The Historicity of the Gospels The Gospels Were Written by Persons Unknown (Not Eyewitnesses).

I read this book when I was 19 after having been educated and brainwashed by Catholicism. That was in and I am a much happier person for it. The older I get the more I appreciate my decision.

Review: Why I Am Not a Christian & Other Essays on Religion & Related Subjects User Review - Jed /5(11). Why I Am Not a Christian is a collection of essays by one of the twentieth centuries most celebrated philosophers. To judge this book by its provocative title would be a mistake as it would deny you the treasures within.

Why I Am Not a Christian is not what I expected and was full of surprises. For several reasons. Bertrand Russell: Why I Am Not a Christian: Summary and Comments.

Posted on 14 September by Mark R. Kelly. This is a famous essay/lecture by one of the 20 th century’s most influential philosophers. I first read the book containing this essay inwhen I was 23; I was thrilled to find someone so eminent unapologetically spell out the.

Why I Am Not a Christian This lecture was delivered on March 6,at Battersea Town Hail under the auspices of the South London Branch of the National Secular Society. As your Chairman has told you, the subject about which I am going to speak to you tonight is "Why I Am Not a Christian."Released on: Octo Why I am a Christian offers compelling answers that will free Christians from doubt and clear away obstacles to faith for unbelievers.

Beginning with the topics of moral relativism and knowable truth, the book progresses to questions about belief in God, the reliability of the Bible, and the identity of Jesus as the Messiah, the Son of God.

I am a Failure. As I have spoken about this issue many times at different youth and young adult events, I have discovered that almost everyone has come to a point when they have felt like they are a ‘Christian Failure.’ Christian Failures are people who have tried over and over again to live a Christian life.

Bertrand Russell first delivered this lecture on March 6, to the National Secular Society, South London Branch, at Battersea Town Hall. What Is a Christian. The Existence of God The.

If I’m a Christian, Why Am I Depressed. is a fantastic resource for those who are in the darkness themselves or for those who are wanting to help the person struggling with depression. I am encouraged by the honesty of the Somervilles, and the way they clung to the Lord and His Word even when they didn’t feel like it.

‎This is a famous but very controversial piece by Bertrand Russell. It was a lecture delivered in at National Secular Society, London.

Later in it was part of a book with the same title and reached international fame. He examines one by one several highly regarded arguments for the existenc /5().I watched Christian TV and enjoyed listening to televangelists preach; I read Christian books and magazines – especially about biblical prophecies, spiritual/supernatural/near death experiences and the end of the world, I especially liked Rick Joyner’s book The Final Quest and was terrified by Mary K.

Baxter’s book A Divine Revelation of Hell.Rather, it's a mere summary of the four most important reasons I am not a Christian. This is only the beginning of the story, not the whole of it.[ 1 ] That's what John asked for: a simple but well-written explanation of why I am not a Christian.