Fool's Talk
{{product.name}}
{{product.name}}
Click image to open expanded view

Bulk Pricing

  • Buy {{discount.minimumQuantity}}–{{currItem.priceDetail[$index+1].minimumQuantity - 1}}–up for each

Fool's Talk

Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion

Os Guinness (Author)

${{availability.minVariant}} - ${{availability.maxVariant}} ${{availability.minVariant}}

Sale: per thing that you specify

Regular Price:

You Save {{currItem.savedPrice.percent}}% (${{currItem.savedPrice.amount}})

Bulk Discount

{{currItem.cartButtonMessage || "Locate a Store"}}

: {{currItem.availabilityMessageCode2Date}}

About this Item

In Fool's Talk, Os Guinness offers a comprehensive presentation of the art and power of creative persuasion. Christians have often relied on proclaiming and preaching, protesting and picketing. But we are strikingly weak in persuasion the ability to talk to people who are closed to what we are saying. Actual persuasion requires more than a one-size-fits-all approach. Guinness notes, "Jesus never spoke to two people the same way, and neither should we."

Following the tradition of Erasmus, Pascal, G. K. Chesterton, C. S. Lewis, Malcolm Muggeridge and Peter Berger, Guinness demonstrates how apologetic persuasion requires both the rational and the imaginative.

Persuasion is subversive, turning the tables on listeners' assumptions to surprise them with signals of transcendence and the credibility of the gospel. This book is the fruit of forty years of thinking, honed in countless talks and discussions at many of the leading universities and intellectual centers of the world. Discover afresh the persuasive power of Christian witness from one of the leading apologists and thinkers of our era.

Item Number 005761035
Length 9.13
Binding Hardcover
Language English
Medium Format Hardcover
Contributors Os Guinness (Author)
Publication Date 2015-06-01
Type Non-Fiction
Height 0.72
UPC 9780830836994
Width 6.21
Pages 270
Product Group Books
ISBN13 9780830836994
Publisher IVP Books
ISBN10 0830836993