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One of Britain's foremost philosopher-theologians, Keith Ward here addresses these concerns with intelligence and insight. Without religion, he argues, the human race would be considerably worse off and have little hope for the future. Thought-provoking and compellingly argued, Is Religion Dangerous? is a trenchant response to today's critics of religion.
Keith Ward is Professor of Divinity at Gresham College, London, and the author of over twenty books, including God: A Guide for the Perplexed and Pascal's Fire: Scientific Faith and Religious Understanding.
Number of Pages: 208
Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 2007
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What the Bible Really Teaches: About Crucifixion, Resurrection, Salvation, the 2nd Coming & Eternal LifeKeith WardCrossroad / 2005 / Trade Paperback$7.90 Retail:
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The Gods of War: Is Religion the Primary Cause of Violent Conflict?Meic PearseInter-Varsity Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback$0.50 Retail:4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
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Keith Ward here addresses these concerns intelligently and insightfully. Looking at the evidence from history, philosophy, sociology, and psychology, he focuses on the main question at issue: does religion do more harm than good? He begins with a clear definition of what religion actually is, examining the key area of religion and violence. Ward goes on to assess the allegations of irrationality and immorality before finally exploring the good religion has engendered over the centuries. Without religion, the human race would be considerably worse off with little hope for the future. In fact, he argues, religion is the best rational basis for morality.
Thought-provoking and powerful, "Is Religion Dangerous?" is essential reading for anyone interested in the confluence of truth, freedom, and justice.
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