Download PDF by Alvin Plantinga: Knowledge and Christian Belief

By Alvin Plantinga

ISBN-10: 0802872042

ISBN-13: 9780802872043

In his commonly praised Warranted Christian Belief (Oxford, 2000) Alvin Plantinga mentioned in nice intensity the query of the rationality, or sensibility, of Christian trust. during this publication Plantinga offers a similar rules in a briefer, even more available fashion.

Recognized around the world as a number one Christian thinker, Plantinga probes what precisely is intended via the declare that non secular -- and in particular Christian -- trust is irrational and can't sensibly be held. He argues that the criticisms of such recognized atheists as Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, Sam Harris, and Christopher Hitchens are thoroughly mistaken. eventually, Plantinga addresses a number of strength “defeaters” to Christian trust -- pluralism, technology, evil and agony -- and exhibits how they fail to effectively defeat rational Christian belief.

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