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Title The end of Christianity / edited by John W. Loftus.

Imprint Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  230 En21c 2011    ---  Available
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  230 En21c 2011 c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
Description 433 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Christianity evolving: on the origin of Christian species / David Eller -- Christianity's success was not incredible / Richard Carrier -- Christianity is wildly improbable / John W. Loftus -- Why Biblical studies must end / Hector Avalos -- Can God exist if Yahweh doesn't? / Jaco Gericke -- God's emotions: why the Biblical God is hopelessly human / Valerie Tarico -- The absurdity of the atonement / Ken Pulliam -- The Salem Witch Trials and the evidence for the resurrection / Matt McCormick -- Explaining the resurrection without recourse to miracle / Robert M. Price -- Hell: Christianity's most damnable doctrine / Keith Parsons -- Is religion compatible with science? / David Eller -- Neither life nor the universe appear intelligently designed / Richard Carrier -- Life after death: examining the evidence / Victor J. Stenger -- Moral facts naturally exist (and science could find them) / Richard Carrier -- Changing morals and the fate of evangelicalism / Robert M. Price.
Summary Collects essays that discuss the varied interpretations of the Christian message across Christian sects; critique the doctrines of hell, resurrection, and atonement; and examine the relationship between religion and science.
Subject Christianity -- Controversial literature.
Christianity -- Controversial literature.
Added Author Loftus, John W.
ISBN 9781616144135 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1616144130 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 40019650127

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