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The beauty and the horror

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Life is at once wonderful and appalling, beautiful and horrific. Although we can all give meaning to our lives by trying to live well, is there some given meaning to be discovered? Science cannot answer this question, and philosophical arguments leave the issue open. The monotheistic religions claim that the meaning has been revealed to us, and Christians see this is above all in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus. Described by Rowan Williams as that rarity, a Christian public intellectual, Richard Harries considers the Christian claim in the context of an in-depth discussion of the nature of evil and how this is to be reconciled with a just and loving God.

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Author(s):
Richard Harries
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0281076936
ISBN-13:
9780281076932
Publisher:
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

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Life is at once wonderful and appalling, beautiful and horrific. Although we can all give meaning to our lives by trying to live well, is there some given meaning to be discovered? Science cannot answer this question, and philosophical arguments leave the issue open. The monotheistic religions claim that the meaning has been revealed to us, and Christians see this is above all in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus. Described by Rowan Williams as that rarity, a Christian public intellectual, Richard Harries considers the Christian claim in the context of an in-depth discussion of the nature of evil and how this is to be reconciled with a just and loving God.

Author(s):
Richard Harries
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0281076936
ISBN-13:
9780281076932
Publisher:
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

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