Introducing Christianity

Exploring the Bible, Faith, and Life

Introducing Christianity
Author James C. Howell
Publisher WESTMINSTER JOHN KNOX PRESS
Publication Date 9/2009
Binding Book - Paperback
ISBN 9780664232979
Retail Price $17.00
Discount Price $12.29 (28% discount)
This introductory-level book on Christianity looks clearly at what the church believed and taught throughout its history. Hard questions about the Bible, theology, and the Christian life are dealt with from the perspective of faith. As author, veteran scholar, and pastor James Howell puts it, "Great hope rests in thinking through these questions, and this book wrestles with them." Howell knows the questions people ask and is adept at answering them. In doing so, he explores what it means to live as a Christian, as part of the church community, and also what it means to live with the hope Christian faith provides, even for those who "previously believed there was no hope." Includes study questions for discussion.