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Dr John Blanchard is an apologist and author whose teaching and evangelistic ministries have taken him around the world. He operates the Popular Christian Apologetics project, as well as serving on a number of boards and councils for Christian organisations.

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The Truth About Hell
John Blanchard

“‘Hell’ may be a very popular word, but hell is a hugely unpopular subject” (p.5). So writes Blanchard in his introduction to this helpful little book. We may not want to think or speak about hell, but we must discover…

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The Truth about Hell
John Blanchard

This is a lightweight booklet dealing with a heavy subject: hell. The author divides his subject into headings. Hell is: factual, fearful, fair; final. We are then given (in the shortest chapter) the way of escape. This subject should concern…

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Why Jesus?
John Blanchard

In this short book, John Blanchard gives six reasons why Jesus is unique and the only one through whom we can have a saving relationship with God. ‘Back to the future’: this section covers the Old Testament prophecies that are…

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Does Atheism Make Sense
John Blanchard

Twentieth-century secular pronouncements about the imminent death of belief in God proved premature. But what about the arguments of the ‘new atheists’? In six short chapters, the reader is led to consider the bankruptcy of atheism from the viewpoints of…

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Why are you here?
John Blanchard

It cannot be often that Kim Kardashian, Karl Popper and King Solomon are all quoted in the same book. Nonetheless, these three are among the 800-plus references in John Blanchard’s new exploration of the old philosophical question, ‘Why are we…

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The hitch-hiker’s guide to heaven
John Blanchard

The hitch-hiker’s guide to heavenJohn BlanchardEP Books, 304 pages, £10.99ISBN: 978-0-85234-938-0Star rating : 4 Many people today have more of Marvin — the depressive robot created by Douglas Adams — than marvel in them, concerning life. God made man a…

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Major Points from the Minor Prophets
John Blanchard

A simple way to introduce these studies in the Minor Prophets will be to ask and answer these questions about them: Who were they? Why are they known as ‘Minor Prophets? When and where did they live? What was their…

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Dealing with Dawkins
John Blanchard

Blanchard tackles such subjects as the importance but limitations of science, the origin and significance of morality and Dawkins' abysmal ignorance of theology and the Bible. He then goes on to explain the nature of true faith before ending with…

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Why On Earth Did Jesus Come?
John Blanchard

For many people, it is difficult to imagine Christmas without a whirlwind of giving and receiving presents. Yet millions who are delighted to accept gifts, large or small, refuse to accept the greatest gift ever offered - and one that…

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Where Do We Go From Here?
John Blanchard

In this latest booklet, John Blanchard brings us face to face with the great taboo subject of modern times – death. Beginning with the arresting account of Joseph Stalin's end, the author highlights the inescapable reality that faces everyone, great…

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How to Enjoy Your Bible: A simple, reliable, clear, substantial resource
John Blanchard

This little book comes from a well-known and trusted author. First published in 1978, this is a revised edition. The title states the book's purpose – to show readers 'how to enjoy the Bible'. For Blanchard, reading the Bible ought…

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Can We Be Good Without God? (booklet)
John Blanchard

One of the things that distinguishes humankind from every other species on earth is that we have a moral dimension. A moral law seems to be programmed into our psychological software and our awareness of it is triggered by the…

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Can We Rock the Gospel? Rock music’s impact of worship and evangelism
John Blanchard

The authors who have collaborated in writing this book have both previously written on the same subject - John Blanchard in Pop goes the gospel (1983) and Dan Lucarini in Why I left the contemporary Christian music movement (2002). The…

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The Complete Gathered Gold
John Blanchard

Solomon said, 'A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver' (Proverbs 25:11). John Blanchard has obviously been searching for that kind of gold - and by the looks of this book has met with considerable…

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