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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
Renowned Bible scholar Bart Ehrman discusses the contradictory explanations for suffering put forth by various biblical writers and invites all people of faith--or no faith--to confront their deepest questions about how God engages the world and each of us
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 (pages [279]-284) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 294 pages
Isbn
9780061173974
Lccn
2007043400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn180204843
  • 1113219
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 (pages [279]-284) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 294 pages
Isbn
9780061173974
Lccn
2007043400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn180204843
  • 1113219

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