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Counterpoints: Four Views on Christianity and Philosophy

Counterpoints: Four Views on Christianity and Philosophy

by K. Scott Oliphint, Graham Oppy, Timothy McGrew and Paul Moser

Philosophy and Christianity make truth claims about many of the same things. They both claim to provide answers to the deep questions of life. But how are they related to one another? Four Views on Christianity and Philosophy introduces readers to four predominant views on the relationship between philosophy and the Christian faith and their implications f… Read more…

Faithful Apologist: Rethinking the Role of Persuasion in Apologetics

Faithful Apologist: Rethinking the Role of Persuasion in Apologetics

by K. Scott Oliphint

Rediscover the art of Christian persuasion in an age of increasing unreason. For many Christians who've tried their hands at evangelism or have had to defend their faith, it can feel like doing PR work for God—limiting ourselves to a series of strategies and tactics. In The Faithful Apologist, Scott Oliphint provides a cross-centered foundation for… Read more…

Faithful Apologist: Rethinking the Role of Persuasion in Apologetics
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Faithful Apologist: Rethinking the Role of Persuasion in Apologetics

by K. Scott Oliphint

Narrated by Van Tracy

Rediscover the art of Christian persuasion in an age of increasing unreason. For many Christians who've tried their hands at evangelism or have had to defend their faith, it can feel like doing PR work for God—limiting ourselves to a series of strategies and tactics. In The Faithful Apologist, Scott Oliphint provides a cross-centered foundation for… 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

Defending the faith can be daunting, and a well-reasoned and biblically grounded apologetic is essential for the challenge. Following in the footsteps of groundbreaking apologist Cornelius Van Til, Scott Oliphint presents us with an introduction to Reformed apologetics as he sets forth the principles behind a distinctly “covenantal” approach. This book c… Read more…

John Calvin (Afterword by R. C. Sproul): For a New Reformation

John Calvin (Afterword by R. C. Sproul): For a New Reformation

by K. Scott Oliphint, Burk Parsons, Stephen J. Nichols, Michael A. G. Haykin, J. V. Fesko, David B. Calhoun, Paul Helm, W. Robert Godfrey, Derek Thomas, Paul Wells, Guy P. Waters, Steven J. Lawson, Douglas Kelly, Joel Beeke and John W Tweeddale

More than 500 years ago, 16th-century Reformer John Calvin was born—a theologian whose teachings set the stage for reformation of the church around the world. The modern world is in continual need of his Christ-exalting doctrine and vision of the Christian life. In 20 essays by leading Reformed pastors and scholars, this primer explores Calvin’s life, t… Read more…

Know Why You Believe: Audio Lectures: 12 Lessons
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Know Why You Believe: Audio Lectures: 12 Lessons

by K. Scott Oliphint and K Oliphint

Narrated by K Oliphint

The Zondervan Biblical and Theological Lectures series provides a unique audio learning experience. Unlike a traditional audiobook's direct narration of a book's text, Know Why You Believe: Audio Lectures includes high-quality live recordings of college-level lectures that cover the important points from each subject as well as relevant mat… Read more…

Thomas Aquinas

Thomas Aquinas

by K. Scott Oliphint

Thomas Aquinas’s theological system (Thomism) has influenced those inside—and outside—the church for more than seven hundred years. Yet while innumerable introductions to and analyses of his thought are available, none provide a thoroughly and consistently Reformed critique. Scott Oliphint’s unique engagement with Thomas Aquinas brings the … Read more…

Know Why You Believe

Know Why You Believe

by K. Scott Oliphint, Justin S. Holcomb and Justin Holcomb

The Christian life depends upon faith, and there are good reasons for that faith. In Know Why You Believe, professor and author K. Scott Oliphint answers the "why" questions both Christians and non-Christians often ask, laying out a simple and convincing case for the core teachings of Christianity: Why Believe in the Bible?Why Believe in Jesus?Why Be… Read more…

Unshakable: Standing Firm in a Shifting Culture

Unshakable: Standing Firm in a Shifting Culture

by K. Scott Oliphint and Rod Mays

How do we love those who are suffering or speak to the overwhelmed? Do we show tenderness and compassion to others? We have a hope to hold on to and to hold out to others—how do we explain it? In today’s society, truth claims are suspect, and many stand on the shaky ground of relativistic postmodernism. Yet Christians cling to a lasting treasure… Read more…

One God in Three Persons: Unity of Essence, Distinction of Persons, Implications for Life

One God in Three Persons: Unity of Essence, Distinction of Persons, Implications for Life

by K. Scott Oliphint, Michael A. G. Haykin, Bruce A. Ware, John Starke, Kyle Claunch, Christohper W. Cowan, Phil Gons, Wayne Grudem, James M. HamiltonJr., Robert Letham, Andrew David Naselli, Michael Ovey and Andy Naselli

How do the three persons of the Trinity relate to each other? Evangelicals continue to wrestle with this complex issue and its implications for our understanding of men's and women’s roles in both the home and the church. Challenging feminist theologies that view the Trinity as a model for evangelical egalitarianism, One God in Three Persons turns to t… Read more…

God with Us Divine Condescension and the Attributes of God

God with Us Divine Condescension and the Attributes of God

by K. Scott Oliphint

The desire to harmonize God’s attributes with his actions has challenged laymen and scholars throughout the ages. For the Christian mind seeking to understand the nature of God, a fundamental paradox poses a philosophical stumbling block: how can God be both a wholly independent, infinite being yet also be an interactive force in the finite plane of cr… 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

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 questions facing … Read more…


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