Sooner or later, it will happen. Someone will ask you, "What does the Bible say?" about one of today's explosive issues. And because credible responses are a precious resource in our confused world, you will need to have an answer.
Charles Ryrie is determined that you have those answers. That is why he has tackled the twelve toughest, most frequently raised topics of concern among Christians today. His razor-sharp analysis can become your tool for personal growth and witness. Hot topics include:
Each chapter is direct, easy to follow, and to the point. Ryrie cuts through the fog to expose the key biblical criteria behind each conclusion.
Because the toughest questions deserve your very best answers, read this volume—and know what to say the next time you're on the spot.
Charles C. Ryrie is a renowned author and scholar. He has written dozens of books which have sold more than 1.5 million copies worldwide. As a scholar, he has served in several capacities throughout this career. He was ordained by the First Baptist Church in Alton, Illinois. He spent five years at Westmont College, first as professor, later as dean of men and chairman of biblical studies and philosophy. In 1958 he became president of Philadelphia College of Bible. He spent most of his career as a professor of systematic theology at Dallas Theological Seminary in Dallas, Texas. The father of three, he is now professor emeritus of systematic theology at Dallas Theological Seminary and acts as visiting professor of theology at Philadelphia College of Bible.