More Than a Carpenter

by Josh D. McDowell

Other authorsSean McDowell (Author)
Paperback, 2009

Status

Available

Call number

239

Publication

Tyndale Momentum (2009), Edition: Revised, 192 pages

Description

The inspirational classic, More than a Carpenter, is now updated for a new generation of seekers with a fresh look, revised material, and a new chapter that addresses questions commonly raised today. Former skeptic Josh McDowell is now joined by his son Sean as they examine the evidence about Jesus. Is he really the Lord he claimed to be? How can we know for sure? More than a Carpenter offers arguments for faith from a skeptic turned believer. Since its original publication in 1977, this modern classic has sold over 15 million copies, been translated into dozens of languages, and introduced countless people to the real Jesus. Now with new content that addresses questions raised by today's popular atheist writers. Audio edition read by Sean McDowell.… (more)

Media reviews

NBD / Biblion
De Bijbel levert overtuigende bewijzen voor de goddelijkheid van Jezus Christus. Van de drie mogelijkheden: Jezus was een geestezieke, een leugenaar of God zelf, blijft alleen de laatste over. Althans, dat probeert de auteur, medewerker van de Amerikaanse evangelisatie-organisatie Campus Crusade
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for Christ, in dit boekje aan te tonen. Een veelheid van vooral nieuwtestamentische bijbelcitaten en aanhalingen van andere auteurs moet zijn betoog kracht bij zetten. Was Jezus echt de Messias? Is Hij echt uit de doden opgestaan? Antwoord: ja. Een persoonlijk getuigenis van de auteur en aanwijzingen voor de beginnende christen sluiten deze 3e druk af (pp. 91-95). Dit is de enige wijziging t.o.v. de voorgaande druk. Het populaire boekje hoort thuis in de Amerikaanse ‘revival’-literatuur en is geschreven voor al diegenen die worstelen met de (vermeende) tegenspraken tussen wetenschappelijke inzichten en bijbels geloof in de goddelijkheid en opstanding van Jezus Christus.
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User reviews

LibraryThing member MrsLee
I keep this on hand for loaning out to folks who want to know why I believe that Jesus Christ is my Lord and Saviour and actually walked this earth and rose from the grave, you know, all the stuff the Bible teaches. This is faith confirming.
LibraryThing member 71Bookbabe
This book presents logical arguements for Christ, His life, His works, and the validity of His claims.
LibraryThing member OCMCCP
With almost ten million copies in print, More Than a Carpenter continues to be the most powerful evangelism tool worldwide. Josh McDowell's timeless examination of the true nature of Christ and his impact on our lives is one of the best-selling Christian books ever. Written by a former skeptic of
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Christianity, it is a hard-hitting book for those who doubt Jesus' deity and his purpose.
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LibraryThing member CornerstoneCS
Two books in one

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

1977

Physical description

6.7 inches

ISBN

1414326270 / 9781414326276
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