by David Limbaugh
From popular culture to the halls of academia, Christianity is under attack. The Old Testament's accounts of history are often dismissed as myths, while the gospels are frequently derided as a fairy tale. But the critics' arguments are far weaker than they first appear.
In "Jesus on Trial," New York Times bestselling author David Limbaugh applies his lifetime of legal experience to a unique new undertaking: making a case for the gospels as hard evidence of the life and work of Jesus Christ. Limbaugh, a practicing attorney and former professor of law, approaches the canonical gospels with the same level of scrutiny he would apply to any legal document and asks all the necessary questions about the story of Jesus told through Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. Limbaugh knows the skeptics' arguments well ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å because he used to be a skeptic himself. In these pages he describes his own faith journey to Christianity, explaining in moving detail the arguments, evidence and biblical passages that caused him to embrace Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior.
In this book Limbaugh shows:
- Abundant evidence that the Bible is the most historically reliable text among all ancient writings
- Why the gospels' account of Jesus' resurrection is far more convincing than any other explanation of His fate
- The Bible's astonishing feats of prophecy and the skeptics' feeble attempts to dismiss them
- How the critics' arguments against Christianity are infected with ideological bias
- The increasing archaeological evidence affirming the biblical account of history
- How Christianity is not only compatible with scientific methods, but was instrumental in the birth of modern science
Ultimately, Limbaugh concludes that the words Christians have treasured for centuries stand up to his exhaustive inquiry ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å including his examination of historical and religious evidence beyond the gospels ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å and thereby affirm Christian faith, spirituality and tradition.
Part personal testimony, part Christian apologetic, part informative evaluation of the facts and part primer on theology, "Jesus on Trial" provides Christians with a remarkable reaffirmation of their faith ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å while offering skeptics a challenge that cannot be ignored.
"Many people know my friend David Limbaugh as a bestselling author and political commentator. But he is also a lawyer trained to analyze evidenceÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌÕand in Jesus on Trial he provides his personal journey to the truth of the Bible. A fantastic book!" ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Sean Hannity
About the Author
David Limbaugh is an author and attorney and a regular weekly columnist for WND. His books include ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Crimes Against Liberty: An Indictment of President Barack Obama,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«The Great Destroyer: Barack ObamaÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇs War on the RepublicÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ and the New York Times bestseller ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Bankrupt: The Intellectual and Moral Bankruptcy of TodayÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇs Democratic Party.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´
- Hardcover: 406 pages
- Publisher: Regnery Publishing (September 8, 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1621572552
- ISBN-13: 978-1621572558
- Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.3 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds
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