A classic, and the standard text for Evangelical ethics, Geisler's Christian Ethics is now updated and yet continues to deal with the most pressing issues of the day in accordance with Scripture. The significantly expanded second edition includes new chapters on animal rights, sex ethics, as well as examining how the Bible teaches us to make ethical decisions. It also contains for appendixes addressing drugs, gambling, pornography, and birth control.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 448 Vendor: Baker Academic Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches) ISBN: 0801038790 ISBN-13: 9780801038792 Availability: In Stock
In this thorough update of a classic textbook, noted Christian thinker Norman Geisler evaluates contemporary ethical options (such as antinomianism, situation ethics, and legalism) and pressing issues of the day (such as euthanasia, homosexuality, and divorce) from a biblical perspective. The second edition is significantly expanded and updated, with new material and charts throughout the book. There are new chapters on animal rights, sexual ethics, and the biblical basis for ethical decisions, as well as four new appendixes addressing drugs, gambling, pornography, and birth control. The author has significantly updated his discussion of abortion, biomedical ethics, war, and ecology and has expanded the selected readings, bibliography, and glossary.
Norman L. Geisler (PhD, Loyola University of Chicago) has taught at top evangelical schools for over fifty years and is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California. He is the author of more than seventy books, including the Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics.