Catholic Answers apologist Trent Horn explains why faith in Jesus is reasonable.
After his conversion to the Catholic faith, Trent Horn pursued an undergraduate degree in history from Arizona State University. He then earned a graduate degree in theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville and is currently pursuing a graduate degree in philosophy from Holy Apostles...
Why Believe In Jesus?: A Case for the Existence, Divinity and Resurrection of Christ
Jesus of Nazareth was the most famous man in history—and certainly the most controversial.
Was he the Son of God? A political revolutionary? Just a wise teacher whose followers turned his memory into legend? Or maybe he didn’t exist at all… except as a fanciful mixture of ancient myths.
With so many competing versions of Jesus to choose from, how can we know that traditional Christian teaching about him is true—in fact, that it is worthy of our faith?
In Why Believe in Jesus?, apologist Trent Horn examines the historical, biblical, and logical evidence to build a compelling case for the reasonableness of belief in the Christian Jesus: that he was truly God incarnate in first-century Judea, put to death on a cross and risen on the third day.
Beginning Apologetics Volume 1: How to Explain and Defend the Catholic Faith "Volume I deals with defending Catholicism. Prepare yourself to answer the following challenges to Catholicism and more:
Why do Catholics call priests Father, when the Bible clearly says, Call no man Father. (Mt 23:9)?
Why do Catholics stress good works when the Bible says salvation is, . . . by faith alone? (Eph 2:8-9)
Why do Catholics believe in Purgatory when the word purgatory isn't found in the Bible?
And much, much more...
"The more I know, the more nearly is my faith that of the Breton peasant."
~ Louis Pasteur, founder of physio-chemistry, father of bacteriology, inventor of bio-therapeuties, devout Catholic; offering simple, yet profound piety in a letter to his children.