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Christianity, its essence and evidence or, An analsys of the New Testament into historical facts, doctrines, opinions, and phraseology. by George Washington Burnap

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Published by Crosby, Nicols, and company in Boston .
Written in English


  • Apologetics

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StatementBy George Burnap ...
LC ClassificationsBT1101 .B95
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 410 p.
Number of Pages410
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23286540M
LC Control Number27012450

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This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The book "has necessarily stressed [Christianity's] failures and shortcomings, and its institutional distortions" but in the context of "its stupendous claims and its unprecedented idealism."(p. –16) Johnson argues that Christianity is self-correcting, with an "outstanding moral merit to invest the individual with a conscience, and bid him Author: Paul Johnson. The Essence of Christianity is a philosophy book, not a theology book. His argument is that God is a natural projection of man to explain the unexplainable. The real objective of life is not happiness, or faith, it is really reason, love and force of will. Thinking is our super power, consciousness is what makes us human/5. The Essence of Christianity by Ludwig Feuerbach is a book on the idea that God is a man-made creation and that there is no need for the divine in our .

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