Modern literature and Christian faith.

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Darton, Longman & Todd , London
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Modern Physics and Ancient Faith argues that the great discoveries of modern physics are more compatible with the central teachings of Christianity and Judaism about God, the cosmos, and the human soul than with the atheistic viewpoint of scientific materialism.

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Christian Fiction: A Guide to the Genre At last—the first comprehensive readers' advisory guide for this highly popular genre. With an emphasis on contemporary publications, this book covers nearly 2, Christian fiction titles, featuring detailed annotations and bibliographies.

Christianity & Literature is a peer-reviewed literary periodical, published quarterly, on literature's encounters with Christian thought and history.

The journal presupposes no particular theological orientation but respects an orthodox understanding of Christianity as a historically defined faith. There’s no shortage of great new books to fill your fall reading list, but every once in a while, it’s good to throw in a few classics.

Here’s a look at nine of our favorites that—even if you’ve read them before—are worth revisiting again soon. Pilgrim’s Progress – John Bunyan. If you haven’t picked up a copy of John Bunyan’s classic since you were a kid, the epic allegory.

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Miller. The tradition of Christian fiction. Christian novels have a rich tradition in Europe, which goes back several centuries, and draws on past Christian allegorical literature, such as Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy and John Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress and The Holy eth century proponents of the Christian novel in English include J.R.R.

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In such a moment of crisis, a Christian can exemplify the second kind of faith, in which they will “despair of doing anything for [herself] and. Winsome Persuasion: Christian Influence in a Post-Christian World. Tim Muehlhoff and Richard Langer (IVP Academic) “Too many books simply make assumptions about secular modern culture and about.

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The best religious poems selected by Dr Oliver Tearle. What are the best religious poems in English literature. Obviously religious faith – and, indeed, religious doubt – has loomed large in English poetry, whether it’s in the devotional lyrics of John Donne and George Herbert or the modern, secular musings of Philip Larkin in ‘Church Going’.

Grace, God and Glory: My Leap of Faith by Gabrielle Douglas. In this personal autobiography, Gabby tells her story of faith, perseverance, and determination, demonstrating you can reach your dreams if you let yourself soar.

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