The Complete Idiot's Guide to Christian MysteriesBook - 2008
Christianity is a religion of genuine mysteries - things we'll never fully understand this side of Heaven. It's no wonder that the more we learn about Christianity, the more confused many of us feel. But there are many doctrines that sincere, truth-seeking Christians can understand without an advanced degree in theology.
The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Christian Mysteries illuminates the truly tough teachings and doctrines that are the foundations of Christianity, but that also make us feel like complete idiots when we think or talk about them. In clear language, it gives readers straightforward explanations of each teaching or doctrine - and, where appropriate, a handy analogy or two. Key topics include-Mysteries vs. miracles Theological mysteries - the Incarnation, the Atonement, the Last Things, the Lord's Supper Jesus and his ministry - the missing 30 years, the healings, power over demons and nature, the missing three days after the Crucifixion Other Christian mindbenders - the Holy Spirit, Paul's conversion, and more