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Book Review: Justification: God’s Plan and Paul’s Vision

Reviewed by Ben Witherington

It is never an easy thing to write a rebuttal book if you are genuinely a Christian person.  You keep hoping that people will stop misunderstanding what you have said and written, will think better of ad hominem attacks, and you keep trying the ‘turn the other cheek’ approach, at least until people think you’re being cheeky by not responding to their criticisms.  But finally when there is persistent, and seemingly willful, misinterpretation of what you have said, it becomes the lesser of several undesirable things to respond and clarify your views, with the hope that finally the light will dawn on those who have misread you.  To judge from some of the early reviews on Amazon one would have to say “Abandon Hope”.

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