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The Resource God's problem : how the Bible fails to answer our most important question--why we suffer, Bart D. Ehrman

God's problem : how the Bible fails to answer our most important question--why we suffer, Bart D. Ehrman

Label
God's problem : how the Bible fails to answer our most important question--why we suffer
Title
God's problem
Title remainder
how the Bible fails to answer our most important question--why we suffer
Statement of responsibility
Bart D. Ehrman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A professor of religious studies and former conservative Christian describes the painful dissolution of his faith in a scholarly evaluation that explores the nature of a God who allows suffering and the Bible's often contradictory perspectives on suffering
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ehrman, Bart D
Dewey number
231/.8
Index
index present
LC call number
BS680.S854
LC item number
E37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Suffering
Label
God's problem : how the Bible fails to answer our most important question--why we suffer, Bart D. Ehrman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-284) and indexes
Contents
Suffering and a crisis of faith -- Sinners in the hands of an angry God : the classical view of suffering -- More sin and more wrath : the dominance of the classical view of suffering -- The consequences of sin -- The mystery of the greater good : redemptive suffering -- Does suffering make sense? : the books of Job and Ecclesiastes -- God has the last word : Jewish-Christian apocalypticism -- More apocalpytic views : God's ultimate triumph over evil -- Suffering : the conclusion
Control code
BK0007328712
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 294 p.
Isbn
9780061173974
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2007043400
Label
God's problem : how the Bible fails to answer our most important question--why we suffer, Bart D. Ehrman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-284) and indexes
Contents
Suffering and a crisis of faith -- Sinners in the hands of an angry God : the classical view of suffering -- More sin and more wrath : the dominance of the classical view of suffering -- The consequences of sin -- The mystery of the greater good : redemptive suffering -- Does suffering make sense? : the books of Job and Ecclesiastes -- God has the last word : Jewish-Christian apocalypticism -- More apocalpytic views : God's ultimate triumph over evil -- Suffering : the conclusion
Control code
BK0007328712
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 294 p.
Isbn
9780061173974
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2007043400

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