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Catholicism & Reason
Edward J. Hayes
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Catholicism & Reason

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Table of Contents: How Do We Know God Exists? Is One Religion as Good as Another? The Historical Reliability of the Gospels The Humanity of Christ The Divinity of Christ The Passion of Christ The Resurrection of Christ The Church Founded on Peter Christ's Church: One and Holy Christ's Church: Catholic and Apostolic Church Authority and Infallibillity The Church and the Bib ...more
Published (first published September 1st 1996)
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May 31, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Catholicism and Reason is part of the four volume "Catholicism" series published in the 1990s as an American augmentation to the newly published "Cathechism of the Catholic Church." This volume is devoted to apologetics, or the reasoned defense of Catholic doctrine against challenges made by non-Catholics. This books is actually quite well written and is, for the most part, easily readable. The authors try to keep theological terminology out of the discussion and they try to use anecdotes and ex ...more
JoAnne Potter
Oct 05, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Hayes does a good job of summarizing the principal teachings contained in the Catechism, and adds some good illustrations but, for my time, I prefer the language and the complete cross referencing of the original.
Nov 06, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Ok for middle school or high school apologetics classes.
Jul 24, 2011 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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