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Taking Pascal's wager : faith, evidence, and the abundant life

Author: Michael Rota
Publisher: Downers Grove : IVP Academic, An imprint of InterVarsity Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Blaise Pascal's wager argues that since there is much to gain and relatively little to lose, the wise decision is to seek a relationship with God and live a Christian life. Michael Rota explores the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Rota, Michael, 1975-
Taking Pascal's wager.
Downers Grove : InterVarsity Press, 2016
(DLC) 2016007922
Named Person: Blaise Pascal
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Rota
ISBN: 9780830899999 0830899995
OCLC Number: 942885449
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1 Uncertainty and Commitment ; 1 A Curious Offer; 2 Pascal's Wager: The Basic Argument; 3 Objections to the Wager: Moral Reservations and the Cost of Commitment; 4 More Objections to the Wager: Other Religions and Christianity; Part 2 Evidence; 5 Where Did Physical Things Come From?; 6 Why Is the Universe Just Right for Life?; 7 A Primer on Probability; 8 God and the Multiverse; 9 The Beauty and Existential Resonance of Christianity; 10 Counterevidence: Divine Hiddenness and Evil. 11 Historical Evidence for Christianity: The Resurrection12 Miracle or Myth?; Part 3 Saying Yes to God; 13 Dietrich Bonhoeffer; 14 Jean Vanier; 15 Immaculée Ilibagiza; Conclusion: Taking the Wager; Notes; Author Index; Subject Index; Scripture Index; Praise for Taking Pascal's Wager; About the Author; More Titles from InterVarsity Press; IVP Academic Textbook Selector.
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