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With more than 15 million copies in print, More Than a Carpenter continues to be one of the most powerful evangelical tools worldwide. Josh McDowell's timeless examination of the true nature of Christ and his impact on our lives is one of the best-selling Christian books ever. Written by a former skeptic of Christianity, it answers the tough questions about Christ's deity and the historical reliability of Scripture. In a concise, understandable manner, Josh explains why Christ's claims are true and how that reality can change a person's life.
©2006 Josh McDowell (P)2006 Oasis Audio LLC

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Worth the time

Worth the listen. Logical presentation. Historical evidence. Easy to listen to.

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This is a serious life changing book

After reading this book anybody that rejects the gospel will have a healthy enough respect for it at atleast! I am a Christian already listening to this book just served to strengthen my faith.

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Wonderful book

I enjoyed reading this book. Although I have already accepted Jesus into my heart and given him control of me, this story was one I needed to read. I was having a crisis of faith and this book showed me that God does exist. Thank you Josh McDowell.

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Brilliant

I was blessed By this book Josh needs to keep listening to Gods truth and blessing us

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Life changing

I first read this book over twenty years ago. Getting to listen to it on Audible and immerse myself in it while I drive, or whenever is a blessing.

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Not the original

It was good but having read the original over 10 years ago Anamar still inspired by it today. It doesn’t compare. However any book that can touch the soul of 1 person to repent and turn to
Jesus is a good book.

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Wow

This book is so rich and full of theological information that isn’t overwhelming to understand! My favorite part of the book is how after Josh gives all the facts that Jesus is exactly who He said He was, he shares his testimony!

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Many of the arguments are based on flawed logic

Many of the arguments made in the book are based on flawed logic. If picking up on this will undermine your potential acceptance of other possible valid arguments, this book is not for you.

The narration is conversational, which many times is nice because it seems more genuine. However, the author tends to speak quickly running his words together, which can make it difficult to listen to, even slowed down.

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A must read on the quest for truth.

This book has changed my life and helped me find truth in hard times I would recommend it to anyone.

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Concise, Descriptive, Lucid

I had heard a lot about this book, mostly from David Wood, and Nabeel Qureshi's Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus. Excellent introductory apologetics book with sound evidence for Christianity. Recommended.

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  • MR R A MCKENZIE
  • 10-23-20

Great book but let down by the false doctrine

Solid content and really helpful but really disappointing to see that Josh puts forward the sinners prayer as the way to get right with God which isn't what the Bible teaches. Jesus never taught that and nor did the apostles. Nor do you see any accounts in the Bible of someone getting saved in that way.

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  • 12-05-19

Great Book!

Gives solid evidence and is a fascinating little lissten.
Interesting journey from a guy who wanted to find evidence to destroy the truth and yet!!..

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  • Modou Camara
  • 07-18-19

a quick little book on why we chose Jesus Christ.

this book is brilliant and short. it touches on all the important aspects of defending Christianity with the right conclusion that "Christianity/being like Christ isn't something to be shoved down people's throats"

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  • Pablo Achurra
  • 12-09-16

excellent!

brilliant book! i would highly recommend it to anyone in their own search for the truth.

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  • 08-04-21

Amazing Summary

Christianity proved in 10 chapters, a nice summarized book for new people in faith or busy people