The Defense of the Faith   -     Edited By: K. Scott Oliphint
    By: Cornelius Van Til
Buy Item $14.99 Retail: $19.99 Save 25% ($5.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Defense of the Faith

P & R Publishing / 2008 / Paperback

$14.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $19.99
|
Save 25% ($5.00)
Buy 24 or more for $14.24 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW526447

Current Promotions

Product Description

Restoring the full text of the original 1955 work, this annotated edition sets forth and explains a method of apologetics that is consistent with the nature of Christianity itself.
Attacks on Christianity have become more numerous and more pronounced in today's world. Cornelius Van Til's book The Defense of the Faith is a classic treatment on apologetics and endures for our time as crucial reading for the thinking Christian. Designed to stop secularists in their tracks, it is the kind of seminal work that serious defenders of the faith cannot afford to ignore. After laying a foundation in the Christian views of God, man, salvation, the world, and knowledge, Van Til explores the roles of authority, reason, and theistic proof, while contrasting Roman Catholic, Arminian, and Reformed methods of defending the faith.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 480
Vendor: P & R Publishing
Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0875526446
ISBN-13: 9780875526447
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Five Views on Apologetics
    Five Views on Apologetics
    Steven B. Cowan, ed.
    Zondervan / 2000 / Trade Paperback
    $14.49 Retail: $19.99 Save 28% ($5.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW24764
  2. The New Evidence That Demands a Verdict
    The New Evidence That Demands a Verdict
    Josh McDowell
    Thomas Nelson / 1999 / Hardcover
    $16.99 Retail: $29.99 Save 43% ($13.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 25 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW42199
  3. The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus
    The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus
    Lee Strobel
    Zondervan / 1998 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 53 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW20930
  4. The Popular Encyclopedia of Apologetics: Surveying the Evidence for the Truth of Christianity
    The Popular Encyclopedia of Apologetics: Surveying the Evidence for the Truth of Christianity
    Ed Hindson, Ergun Caner
    Harvest House Publishers / 2008 / Hardcover
    $18.49 Retail: $26.99 Save 31% ($8.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW920840

Publisher's Description

Restoring the full text of the original 1955 work, this annotated edition sets forth and explains a method of apologetics that is consistent with the nature of Christianity itself.

Endorsements

“If Cornelius Van Til is the most original apologist of the twentieth century, The Defense of the Faith is arguably his most important book. This new edition provides an enormous service to the reader. The somewhat challenging the text is abundantly illuminated by Scott Oliphint, who is no doubt the leading expert on Van Til in our times.” —William Edgar, Professor of Apologetics Westminster Seminary, Philadelphia

“This work has a cumulatively delightful effect in exposing the pretensions of human autonomy and the grandeur of God’s sovereign grace. In his careful, thorough, and sympathetic notes, Professor Oliphint has done us all a tremendous service: turning down the frustration and turning up the delight!” —Michael S. Horton, Gresham Machen Professor of Systematic Theology and Apologetics Westminster Seminary California

Author Bio

Cornelius Van Til (1895–1987) was professor of apologetics at Westminster Theological Seminary until his retirement in 1975.
K. Scott Oliphint is professor of apologetics and systematic theology at Westminster Seminary, Philadelphia.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Romans: Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament [BECNT]
    Romans: Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament [BECNT]
    Thomas R. Schreiner
    Baker / 1998 / Hardcover
    $36.99 Retail: $54.99 Save 33% ($18.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW21499
  2. GodQuest
    GodQuest
    Sean McDowell, Stan Jantz
    Outreach Inc / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW541295
  3. The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God
    The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God
    Timothy Keller, Kathy Keller
    Riverhead / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $16.00 Save 25% ($4.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW631871
  4. Doctrine of the Knowledge of God
    Doctrine of the Knowledge of God
    John M. Frame
    P & R Publishing / 1989 / Hardcover
    $19.99 Retail: $29.99 Save 33% ($10.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW60262

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search