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Moral apologetics for contemporary Christians

Mark T. Coppenger

Moral apologetics for contemporary Christians

pushing back against cultural and religious critics

by Mark T. Coppenger

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Published by B&H Academic in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Apologetics,
  • Christianity and culture,
  • Christian ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementMark Coppenger
    SeriesB&H studies in Christian ethics, B&H studies in Christian ethics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT1103 .C67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 286 p. ;
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25202669M
    ISBN 100805464204
    ISBN 109780805464207
    LC Control Number2011276457
    OCLC/WorldCa707250038


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