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The Problem of God

Narrated by: Mark Clark
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Summary

The Problem of God is written by a skeptic who became a Christian and then a pastor, all while exploring answers to the most difficult questions raised against Christianity. Mark grew up in an atheistic home, and after his father's death, began a skeptical search for truth through exploring science, philosophy, and history, asking the big questions of life, and eventually finding answers in Christianity.

In a disarming, winsome, and persuasive way, The Problem of God responds to the top 10 questions people raise against God, and Christianity, including, among others:

  • The Problem of Science
  • The Problem of God's Existence
  • The Problem of the Bible
  • The Problem of Evil and Suffering
  • The Problem of Hell
  • The Problem of Sex
  • The Problem of Hypocrisy

Each chapter answers the specific challenge using a mix of theology, philosophy, and science on the one hand, while also using stories and anecdotes. It's apologetics for the rest of us, focused on both convincing the skeptic, and informing the Christian.

©2018 eChristian (P)2018 eChristian

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  • Danielle Bode
  • 10-12-19

Learned so much!

I grew up in the Christian church but now that I am older I really couldn’t answer the question “why do you believe in God”. After listening to this audio book I can answer that question.

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  • Daniel
  • 07-12-19

Very Convincing and Quite Good

Mark Clark presents a compelling and convincing understanding of the tenets of God and the Bible. Through logic, reasoning and even the empirical method he (believe it or not) lays out how believing in God is far more logical than it's oppositional beliefs. Furthermore, through his deductive ways, Clark lays the groundwork upon which we can safely know the Bible's validity, Jesus' proof of who He is and claimed to be, and what motives are found at the end for why might a person really reject the blatant truth that is within their grasp. For answers to these inquiries and more, you'll need to venture no further than this read through.

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  • Josh
  • 18-06-19

Amazing book if I could buy it for you I would!

Great book can not recommend enough for any believer or any one with questions! buy for your self or someone you care for

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  • John
  • 13-04-19

excellent

wasn't quite sure what the thesis of the book was going to be. But this was quite an amazing read. Well with the time. Well done.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 22-03-19

Mind...blown!

I’m a Christian and I bought this book with bad intentions; to learn how to beat the skeptics. As I listened, I realized that I had a lot to learn, and that I’m a skeptic who needed to know more. I am the very person I set out to defeat. The information is extremely powerful and the delivery is passionately delivered. Do yourself a favor and dive deep into this book. I need to listen to this 10x before I will have a solid understanding of the rich information it contains.

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  • Heather M Haehl
  • 19-03-19

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Life changing! incredible perspective. scripture based. Great for anyone exploring Christianity and people who think they are Christians already. this challenges them as well

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  • Anonymous User
  • 21-12-18

Must Read for skeptics and followers of Jesus!

Detailed work on the problems Christians must deal with. I have met Mark and he is the real deal. Nice to have it narrated by him.

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  • Matthew
  • 03-11-18

Absolutely a solid book love love love ot

Just a great book very well written love all the information and glad the author read it this is a no holds barred look at Christianity and you cannot go wrong reading or listening to this book

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  • Justin Mixon
  • 15-10-18

Frusteratingly circular logic

He zeroes in on minor holes and/or inconsistencies as reasons to wholly reject other beliefs systems, while charging that everything in the bible is airtight and has never been "legitimately" challenged. I say "legitimately" because he sets up weak strawmen such as "Aethiests belive that: First there was nothing, then something came from that nothing for no reason and boom! Humans appeared!? That just doesn't make sense!" (paraphrased example)

Essentially uses the "Chewbacca Defense".

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  • julia wegge
  • 08-10-18

Perspective

what makes this book special is the way that Mark from his own challenges communicates a concise Christian message on an array of topics. This perspective allows the book to be especially meaningful. I had to listen to it twice!