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All reviews by Anthony Oughton

Anthony is an English professor at Emmanuel College in Gateshead.

Ten Myths about Calvinism
Kenneth J. Stewart

Historian of Christianity Ken Stewart is intent on setting the record straight about Reformed theology. He identifies ten myths held by either or both Calvinists and non-Calvinists and shows how they are gross mischaracterizations of that theological stream. Certain of…

A Guide to Christian Living
John Calvin

The Christian life, as Calvin describes it, is lived simultaneiously in the shadow of the cross and in the bright light of the resurrection. That the writer himself knew something of the cost of discipleship is clear from a consideration…

Transforming the World? The Gospel and Social Responsibility
Jamie A. Grant

Evangelical Christianity has long been plagued by a dichotomy between evangelism and social action. The debate about whether evangelicals should attempt to make this world a better place in tune with God's will as well as prepare people for life…

Christless Christianity: The Alternative Gospel of the American Church
Michael Horton

Is it possible that we have left Christ out of Christianity? Is the faith and practice of American Christians today more American than Christian? These are the provocative questions Michael Horton addresses in this thoughtful, insightful book. He argues that…

Can You Spare a Bit of Change? Responding to Beggars: A Christian Approach
Julian Richardson

This book has the intriguing subtitle, 'Responding to beggars: a Christian approach' –– intriguing because most of us have wondered how to respond to beggars and, as Christians, we recognise the call to be compassionate while giving due priority to…

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