US$13.61, US$17.53 He suggests that the book is to educate non-believers and believers alike, to teach them things that they have not …  US$17.99, US$19.70  US$13.61, US$14.33 --Tremper Longman III, Robert H. Gundry Professor of Biblical Studies, Westmont College"Copan takes on current New Atheist biblical critics and powerfully addresses virtually every criticism they have raised. These two chapters are a brief survey of the comments by the "New Atheists", about the Old Testament God.  US$12.99, US$13.36 A recent string of popular-level books written by the New Atheists have leveled the accusation that the God of the Old Testament is nothing but a bully, a murderer, and a cosmic child abuser.  US$19.95, US$14.40 1 & 2. These are some of the issues raised by Lee Strobel in a recent interview with Paul Copan about Copan’s recent book Is God a Moral Monster? Copan tackles the issue with outstanding historical and theological knowledge and calls on his midrashic skills to convince people of …  US$15.99, US$19.91 attempts a bold apologetic of the Judeo-Christian God's moral status in light of the recent attack on the biblical Old Testament by the so-called new atheists. A recent string of popular-level books written by the New Atheists have leveled the accusation that the God of the Old Testament is nothing but a bully, a murderer, and a cosmic child abuser.  US$32.99, US$18.05 This book answers the question very well. In honesty, many Christians will confess that they struggle with what looks like a primitive and barbaric ethic. This viewpoint is even making inroads into the church. Part 2 God: Gracious Master or Moral Monster? © 2021  The book is good enough that I am leaning toward including it in the future as one of the four textbooks in the seminary apologetics course I teach (and that, dear reader, is high praise indeed). Easily the most common attack on God’s morality is the reality of evil. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. And how are we to reconcile the seemingly disconnected natures of God portrayed in the two testaments?In this timely and readable book, apologist Paul Copan takes on some of the most vexing accusations of our time, including: God is arrogant and jealousGod punishes people too harshlyGod is guilty of ethnic cleansingGod oppresses womenGod endorses slaveryChristianity causes violenceCopan not only answers the critics, he also shows how to read both the Old and New Testaments faithfully, seeing an unchanging, righteous, and loving God in both. Is God A Moral Monster? Paul Copan's Is God a Moral Monster? is vintage Copan. Making Sense of the Old Testament God" by Paul Copan available from Rakuten Kobo.  US$21.99, US$10.06 P. Moreland, distinguished professor of philosophy, Talbot School of Theology; author of The God Question"There's virtually no scholar I'd rather read on these subjects than Paul Copan. The last 2 chapters really deserve to be books in themselves, but of course one has to understand that the book itself was designed to focus on Old Testament Ethics and God, rather than moral philosophy and modern political history. It is simply the best book I have read that tackles the many difficulties that the Old Testament presents to thinking and sensitive Christians. These vocal atheists (Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins, and Sam Harris), both in writing and public debate, interpret the biblical God as a promotor of immoral acts, such as genocide, slavery, murder, rape, and … --Gordon Wenham, emeritus professor of Old Testament, University of Gloucestershire"The New Atheists have attacked the morality of the Old Testament with a vengeance.  US$21.99, US$10.06 Both claims are contrary to reason and evidence, as … $14.39. Paul Copan wrote Is God a Moral Monster?to address many of the New Atheists’ charges regarding God as He is presented the OT.  US$16.00, US$15.77 Dispatched from the UK in 15 business days. 2 The New Atheists and the Old Testament God 20. Is the God of the Old Testament nothing but a bully, a murderer, and an oppressor? Is God a Moral Monster? 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