Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible

by John Polkinghorne

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781587433139
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 07/01/2011
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

John Polkinghorne, KBE, FRS, is internationally known as both a physicist and a priest. He served as president of Queens' College, University of Cambridge, prior to his retirement. He is founding president of the International Society for Science and Religion, a member of England's Royal Society, and the bestselling author of more than thirty books. He was awarded the Templeton Prize in 2002.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Scripture
2. Development
3. Creation and Fall
4. Ambiguity
5. Israel's Bible
6. The Gospels
7. Cross and Resurrection
8. The Pauline writings
9. Other New Testament writings
10. Profundity
Further Reading
Index

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