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HCSB Apologetics Study Bible

HCSB Apologetics Study Bible

The HCSB Apologetics Study Bible reveals flaws in today’s bizarre worldviews while it helps you grasp the depth of biblical insight on each and every issue. More than 100 articles relate biblical truth to science, history, archaeology, psychology, philosophy, and other critical subjects. Also included is the… Read more…

Evidence Bible Notes

Evidence Bible Notes

by Ray Comfort

Have you ever wondered how to share Christ with an atheist? a Jehovah's Witness? your family or coworkers? What proof is there that the Bible is true? Internationally known speaker Ray Comfort has compiled answers to all these questions. Drawing from the riches of contemporary and classic thinkers, theologians and scientists, The Evidence Bible Notes pro… Read more…

Apologetics Study Bible for Students

Apologetics Study Bible for Students

Like the acclaimed Apologetics Study Bible that has sold 115,000+ copies in print, the Apologetics Study Bible for Students will anchor younger Christians in the truths of Scripture by equipping them with thoughtful and practical responses for whenever the core issues of their faith and life are challenged. Multiple re… Read more…

NKJV Unapologetic Study Bible

NKJV Unapologetic Study Bible

The NKJV Unapologetic Study Bible cuts through the confusion with clear answers for today’s most complicated and controversial issues. With timely articles, thoughtful book introductions, insightful quotations, and profiles on some of history’s most unapologetic defenders of the faith, this is a Bible that won’t leave you guessing. You’ll grow in con… Read more…

Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture (ACCS) (29 Vols.)

Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture (ACCS) (29 Vols.)

by Thomas C. Oden

The Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture (ACCS) does what very few of today's students of the Bible could do for themselves. With the aid of computer technology, the vast array of writings from the church fathers—including much that is available only in the ancient languages—have been combed for their comment on Scripture. From these results, sc… Read more…

Encyclopedia of Ancient Christianity (3 Vols.)

Encyclopedia of Ancient Christianity (3 Vols.)

by Angelo Di Berardino

The Encyclopedia of Ancient Christianity covers eight centuries of the Christian church! With over 3,000 entries by a team of 266 scholars from 26 countries, this resource is reliable, academic, and representative of many different traditions. What kind of information does this resource have? Everything under the sun! It references archaeology, art and archi… Read more…

Ancient Christian Texts (14 Vols.)

Ancient Christian Texts (14 Vols.)

Series Editors Thomas C. Oden and Gerald L. Bray Ancient Christian Texts is a series of new translations of full-length commentaries and sermons based on biblical books or extended scriptural passages by early church leaders like Ambrosiaster, Origen, John of Damascus, Cyril of Alexandria and many others, most of which are presented in English for t… Read more…

Ancient Christian Doctrine Series (5 Vols.)

Ancient Christian Doctrine Series (5 Vols.)

by Thomas C. Oden

This exciting five-volume series follows up on the acclaimed Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture to provide patristic commentary on the Nicene Creed. The series renders primary Greek, Latin, Coptic and Syriac source material from the church fathers in lucid English translation (some here for the first time) and gives readers unparalleled insight into t… Read more…

Greek New Testament, Produced at Tyndale House, Cambridge

Greek New Testament, Produced at Tyndale House, Cambridge

The Greek New Testament is priceless in its value as it is how God has given us his revelation of the gospel and of Jesus Christ. While a few trusted Greek texts are in print, significant advances have been made in Greek translation studies of the New Testament since a standard text was adopted by academics in 1975. The Greek New Testament, Produced… Read more…

Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol I & II

Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol I & II

by John Calvin and John T. McNeill

Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol I & II edited by John T. McNeill, is the definitive English-language edition of one of the monumental works of the Christian church. All previous editions—in Latin, French, German, and English—have been collated; references and notes have been verified, corrected, and expanded; and new bibliographies… Read more…

A New Eusebius: Documents Illustrating the History of the Church to AD 337

A New Eusebius: Documents Illustrating the History of the Church to AD 337

by J. Stevenson and W. H. C. Frend

This sourcebook of primary texts illustrates the history of Christianity from the first century to the death of Constantine. It covers all major persons and topics in early Christian life and thought and includes Gnostic texts and anti-Christian polemic. Now available to a wider North American audience, it remains a standard after fifty years in print.… Read more…

Creeds, Councils and Controversies: Documents Illustrating the History of the Church, AD 337-461

Creeds, Councils and Controversies: Documents Illustrating the History of the Church, AD 337-461

by J. Stevenson and W. H. C. Frend

This sourcebook of primary texts illustrates the history of Christianity from Nicaea to St. Augustine and St. Patrick. It covers all major persons and topics in the "golden age" of Greek and Latin patristics. This standard collection, still unsurpassed, is now available to a wider North American audience.… Read more…

Big Book of Christian Apologetics

Big Book of Christian Apologetics

by Norman L. Geisler

In our pluralistic, post-Christian world, the need to be able to clearly and confidently explain why you believe what you believe has never been greater. The Big Book of Christian Apologetics is a comprehensive resource designed to equip you with information to help you defend and explain your faith to anyone, anywhere. Examining nearly ev… Read more…

Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity

Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity

by Mark A. Noll

In this popular introduction to church history, now in its third edition, Mark Noll isolates key events that provide a framework for understanding the history of Christianity. The book presents Christianity as a worldwide phenomenon rather than just a Western experience.Now organized around fourteen key moments in church history, this well-received text prov… Read more…

Evidence for God: 50 Arguments for Faith from the Bible, History, Philosophy, and Science

Evidence for God: 50 Arguments for Faith from the Bible, History, Philosophy, and Science

by William A. Dembski and Michael R. Licona

There have always been challenges to belief in God as he is revealed in the Bible and each new year seems to add more questions to the doubter's arsenal. In Evidence for God, leading apologists provide compelling arguments that address the most pressing questions of the day about God, science, Jesus, the Bible, and more, including Is Intelligent Design r… Read more…

History Makers

History Makers

by Dutch Sheets and William L. FordIII

In History Makers, Dutch Sheets and William Ford III reveal how God wants us to connect with the powerful and timeless things He has done in the past so that we can become empowered for the future. We must look to our Christian forefathers and pray for the renewal of the covenants God made with them, building on God's past work to move closer to His ulti… Read more…

The Path of Celtic Prayer An Ancient Way to Everyday Joy

The Path of Celtic Prayer An Ancient Way to Everyday Joy

by Calvin Miller

Discover an ancient way of prayer that leads us to new union with God. 'Long ago,' Calvin Miller writes, 'when the Celts built their own rustic kingdom of God in what would later be the British Isles, their fervor in prayer washed their world in a vital revival.' In uncertain and dangerous days of high infant-mortality rates, leprosy… Read more…

Atlas of Christian History

Atlas of Christian History

by Tim Dowley

A new atlas of Christian history has been needed for many years. Now, Fortress Press is pleased to offer the Atlas of Christian History from acclaimed author and editor Tim Dowley. The Atlas of Christian History is built new from the ground up. Featuring more than fifty new maps, graphics, and timelines, the atlas is a necessary companion… Read more…

Reformed Dogmatics (4 Volume Set)

Reformed Dogmatics (4 Volume Set)

by John Bolt, Herman Bavinck and John Vriend

In partnership with the Dutch Reformed Translation Society, Baker Academic is proud to offer Herman Bavinck's complete Reformed Dogmatics in English for the very first time. Bavinck's approach throughout is meticulous. As he discusses the standard topics of dogmatic theology, he stands on the shoulders of giants such as Augustine, … Read more…

Reformed Dogmatics: Abridged in One Volume

Reformed Dogmatics: Abridged in One Volume

by John Bolt and Herman Bavinck

Herman Bavinck's four-volume Reformed Dogmatics is one of the most important theological works of the twentieth century. The recently completed English translation has received wide acclaim. Now John Bolt, one of the world's leading experts on Bavinck and editor of Bavinck's four-volume set, has abridged the work in one volume, offering students,… Read more…

Christian Apologetics: A Comprehensive Case for Biblical Faith

Christian Apologetics: A Comprehensive Case for Biblical Faith

by Douglas Groothuis

The Christian worldview proposes answers to the most enduring human questions. But are those answers reliable? In this systematic text entitled Christian Apologetics: A Comprehensive Case for Biblical Faith, Douglas Groothuis makes a comprehensive apologetic case for Christian theism—proceeding from a defense of objective truth to a pres… Read more…

Can You Believe It's True?: Christian Apologetics in a Modern and Postmodern Era

Can You Believe It's True?: Christian Apologetics in a Modern and Postmodern Era

by John S. Feinberg

<p>Truth?</p> <p>Can we know it? Many people today would say no&ndash;we can&rsquo;t. This paradigmatic shift to relativism presents a direct challenge to the Christian&rsquo;s witness and the challenge must be answered.</p> <p>In this timely new resource, noted scholar John Feinberg argues that truth is both real an… Read more…

Defending Your Faith: An Introduction to Apologetics

Defending Your Faith: An Introduction to Apologetics

by R. C. Sproul

<p>There is a widespread belief that reason and faith are incompatible and opposed to each other. Faith is viewed as subjective, emotional, a crutch for those who find the real world too hard. Though many of the world's finest minds hold this view, the Bible teaches that it is the fool who says there is no God.</p> <p>Dr. R. C. Sproul c… Read more…

Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word

Expository Apologetics: Answering Objections with the Power of the Word

by Voddie BauchamJr.

<p>Apologetics is for everyone.</p> <p>The Bible is clear that all believers are called to defend their faith. However, if apologetics is the formal process that we have come to expect, this sounds like an impossible task. But what if apologetics could be part of natural, normal conversation—both from the pulpit and in everyday life?</… Read more…

Christian Apologetics Past and Present (Volume 2, From 1500): A Primary Source Reader

Christian Apologetics Past and Present (Volume 2, From 1500): A Primary Source Reader

by K. Scott Oliphint and William Edgar

<p>Amid a revival of apologetics, “few things could be more useful than an acquaintance with how Christian faith was defended down through the ages,” say the editors in their introduction to this two-part anthology. “Access to both historical and contemporary texts gives us fresh insight into how our fathers in the faith responded to the question… Read more…

Christian Apologetics Past and Present (Volume 1, To 1500): A Primary Source Reader

Christian Apologetics Past and Present (Volume 1, To 1500): A Primary Source Reader

by K. Scott Oliphint, William Edgar, Justin Martyr, Thomas Aquinas, John Chrysostom, Peter Abelard, Raymond Lull and Girolamo Savonarola

<p><em>An unprecedented anthology of apologetics texts with selections from the first century AD through the Middle Ages. Includes introductory material, timelines, maps, footnotes, and discussion questions.</em></p> <p>The apostle Peter tells us always to be ready to give a defense to anyone who asks us to account for our hope … Read more…

Apologetics for the Twenty-first Century

Apologetics for the Twenty-first Century

by Louis Markos

<p>The vibrant and persuasive arguments of C. S. Lewis brought about a shift in the discipline of apologetics, moving the conversation from the ivory tower to the public square. The resulting strain of popular apologetics—which weaves through Lewis into twentieth-century writers like Francis Schaeffer and modern apologists like William Lane Craig, Jo… Read more…

Christianity, Cults and Religions

Christianity, Cults and Religions

Christianity, Cults & Religions helps you know what you believe and why. Based on a popular study guide from Rose Publishing, this full-color resource offers a side-by-side comparison of more than 40 world religions, cults, and sects. A good basic introduction on comparative religions from a Christian viewpoint, this resource will help Ch… Read more…

Pocket Dictionary of Apologetics and Philosophy of Religion

Pocket Dictionary of Apologetics and Philosophy of Religion

by C. Stephan Evans

Definitions are the foundation of any philosophical pursuit, and they are just as important to Christian apologetics as they are to secular philosophy. This compact and concise dictionary defines over 300 of the most important, and sometimes controversial, terms, thinkers and movements in philosophy and apologetics. Useful for its brevity and direc… Read more…

Thinking About Christian Apologetics What It Is and Why We Do It

Thinking About Christian Apologetics What It Is and Why We Do It

by James K. Beilby

Most introductions to apologetics begin with the 'how to' of defending the faith, diving right into the major apologetic arguments and the body of evidence. For those who want a more foundational look at this contested theological discipline, this book examines Christian apologetics in its nature, history, approaches, objections and practice. … Read more…

Covenantal Apologetics: Principles and Practice in Defense of Our Faith

Covenantal Apologetics: Principles and Practice in Defense of Our Faith

by K. Scott Oliphint and William Edgar

<p>In an age when the works of “New Atheists” such as Christopher Hitchens and Richard Dawkins fill bookstores and top best-seller lists, the topic of Christian apologetics has never been more timely. Yet the thought of defending the faith against the attacks of unbelievers is daunting to many Christians. Following in the footsteps of groundbreakin… Read more…

Smooth Stones: Bringing Down the Giant Questions of Apologetics

Smooth Stones: Bringing Down the Giant Questions of Apologetics

by Joe Coffey

Street-level apologetics for everyday Christians. Because faith in Jesus makes sense. And you don’t need an advanced degree to understand why. This book was written for two reasons: First, too many people think believing in Christianity means blind faith, against all evidence, the way a child believes in Santa Claus or the Tooth Fairy. Nothing could … Read more…

This Day in Christian History

This Day in Christian History

by William D. Blake

On this day in history. . .something amazing happened in the Christian world. Find out just what with This Day in Christian History. Every day for an entire year, you’ll find a brief, easy-to-read highlight of church history, from the birth of modern Pentecostalism (January 1, 1901) to the first Salvation Army meeting (July 5, 1865) to one of the presu… Read more…

History of the Christian Church (8 Vols.)

History of the Christian Church (8 Vols.)

by Philip Schaff

Philip Schaff (1819-1893) wrote one of the finest histories of the church available. His eight-volume work published in 1910 covers Christian history from apostolic Christianity to the Swiss Reformation (1648), and incorporates discussion of ideas and ideals throughout the history of the church with the requisite facts and figures for each period of history.… Read more…

Story-Shaped Worship Following Patterns from the Bible and History

Story-Shaped Worship Following Patterns from the Bible and History

by Robbie Fox Castleman

What is the right way to worship? Right worship does not require a return to the identical forms found in the early church or later in Rome or after that in Westminster. What it calls for is a faithful response today to the God of our salvation in light of those biblically ordered and historically informed patterns. In this study Robbie Cas… Read more…

Why Prayer Makes Sense: In the Bible, in History, in Your Life Today

Why Prayer Makes Sense: In the Bible, in History, in Your Life Today

by Ed Strauss

Does prayer really matter? Absolutely—and this book will show you why praying makes sense, in the Bible, in history, and in your life today. Here are dozens of easy-to-read entries on what prayer is, what it can accomplish, and why you should pray. More than just “getting things from God,” prayer is inseparably intertwined with many issues … Read more…

Reading Sacred Scripture: Voices from the History of Biblical Interpretation

Reading Sacred Scripture: Voices from the History of Biblical Interpretation

by Stephen Westerholm and Martin Westerholm

 A rich display of the Christian tradition’s reading of Scripture   Though well-known and oft-repeated, the advice to read the Bible “like any other book” fails to acknowledge that different books call for different kinds of reading. The voice of Scripture summons readers to hear and respond to its words as divine address. Not eve… Read more…

365 Great Moments in Bible History: Key Events That Affected Humanity's Future

365 Great Moments in Bible History: Key Events That Affected Humanity's Future

by Ed Strauss

History is His story—the account of God’s working in and among humanity. 365 Great Moments in Bible History highlights world-changing events, both famous and unknown. From God’s creation of light in Genesis 1:3 to His revelation of the end times to John, this book provides both biblical and other historic details to clearly explain the event and how it… Read more…

History: A Student's Guide

History: A Student's Guide

by David S. Dockery and Nathan A. Finn

<p>A robust understanding of the past has the power to shape our perspective on the present and plans for the future. In this introduction to the study of history, a historian helps students grasp what it means to examine and explore history from a distinctly Christian perspective. In addition to opening students’ eyes to the riches of the past, thi… Read more…

Why Church History Matters An Invitation to Love and Learn from Our Past

Why Church History Matters An Invitation to Love and Learn from Our Past

by Robert F. Rea

Does it matter how Christians in other times and places thought? If the Bible alone is God’s revelation, why spend time studying church history? Aren’t history and tradition more of a problem than a solution? For many Christians who believe the Bible is the ultimate authority for faith and life, questions about the role and value… Read more…

The Creedal Imperative

The Creedal Imperative

by Carl R. Trueman

<p>Recent years have seen a number of high profile scholars converting to Roman Catholicism and Eastern Orthodoxy while a trend in the laity expresses an eclectic hunger for tradition. The status and role of confessions stands at the center of the debate within evangelicalism today as many resonate with the call to return to Christianity’s ancient ro… Read more…

Scripture and Cosmology Reading the Bible Between the Ancient World and Modern Science

Scripture and Cosmology Reading the Bible Between the Ancient World and Modern Science

by Kyle Greenwood

Christians often claim to hold a biblical worldview. But what about a biblical cosmos view? From the beginning of Genesis we encounter a vaulted dome above the earth, a 'firmament,' like the ceiling of a planetarium. Elsewhere we read of the earth sitting on pillars. What does the dome of heaven have to do with deep space? Even when the bib… Read more…

Ancient Word, Changing Worlds: The Doctrine of Scripture in a Modern Age

Ancient Word, Changing Worlds: The Doctrine of Scripture in a Modern Age

by Stephen J. Nichols and Eric T. Brandt

<p>Belief in the Bible as God's authoritative revelation to humanity forms the bedrock of the Christian faith, laying the groundwork for nearly everything in the practice of theology. For the last 150 years or so, this doctrine has been put under the microscope of the modern age, with focused attention-and criticism-falling on three main subject ar… Read more…

Church History: A Crash Course for the Curious

Church History: A Crash Course for the Curious

by Christopher Catherwood

<p>In this concise, accessible guide, author Christopher Catherwood takes his readers through the history of the faith, educating them about the uniqueness of Christianity from its birth to the diverse, global Evangelical Church we know today. <em>Church History</em> is the perfect place to start for anyone who wants to know where to begin … Read more…

Exploring Church History A Guide to History, World Religions, and Ethics

Exploring Church History A Guide to History, World Religions, and Ethics

by James P. Eckman

The Christian faith is rich and complex, spanning thousands ofyears and reaching into the lives of people all over the globe.When studying this grand faith, one should begin with theessentials, like Christianity's historical roots and development,the distinctiveness of its worldview, and its response to toughcultural and ethical issues.In this volume, au… Read more…

Christian History Made Easy Leader Guide

Christian History Made Easy Leader Guide

by Timothy Paul Jones

People and Events Every Christian Should Know In this 12-session study, Dr. Timothy Paul Jones takes you through the most important events in Christian history from the time of the apostles to today. He brings to life the fascinating people and events that shaped our world. This isn’t dry names and dates. It’s full… Read more…

The Divine Substitute: The Atonement in the Bible and History

The Divine Substitute: The Atonement in the Bible and History

by Brian Edwards and Ian Shaw

Why did Christ have to die such a terrible death on the cross? Was there no other way? Why was there need for a divine substitute? This book explores the very heart of the Christian Gospel - that Christ died in the place of sinners, bearing their sin and guilt and the just and holy punishment that they deserved from God. The doctrine of the atonement has bec… Read more…

How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator

How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator

by Joe Carter and John Coleman

<p>Uses Jesus' words and actions found in the New Testament to systematically evaluate his rhetorical stylings, drawing real lessons from his teachings that today's readers can employ.</p> <p>Jesus of Nazareth never wrote a book, held political office, or wielded a sword. He never gained sway with the mighty or influential. He never… Read more…

God Has Spoken: A History of Christian Theology

God Has Spoken: A History of Christian Theology

by Gerald Bray

<p><strong>Christian theology didn’t develop in a vacuum. </strong></p> <p><span>Understanding the story </span><span>behind</span><span> the doctrines that have been debated, defined, and defended throughout history is crucial for truly understanding the doctrines themselves. </span></p&… Read more…

Affirming the Apostles' Creed

Affirming the Apostles' Creed

by J.I. Packer and J. I. Packer

<p>The Apostles' Creed is the oldest, most beautiful succinct summary of Christian beliefs. Though often recited in unison during worship services, the creed begins with the phrase 'I believe,' making it a deeply personal profession of faith. But when was the last time you examined it closely?</p> <p>In <em>Affirming the A… Read more…


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