TITLE

God's perfect justice

AUTHOR(S)
OLSON, CARL
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Our Sunday Visitor;7/17/2011, Vol. 100 Issue 12, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author says that the real issue is not that atheists reject belief in God, but that atheists reject the moral order rooted in the nature of God.
ACCESSION #
63206730

 

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