ISSUES Summer 2013

Summer 2013 Vol. 46, No. 3

The Role of Apologetics in the Church's Mission



  • “Reflections" by Rev. Dr. Brian L. Friedrich, President
  • “A Heart for Apologetics" by Dr. Susan Bachman
  • “Can Apologetics Serve Teaching and Preaching?" by Rev. Dirk Reek
  • "Calling All Catechists: Apologetics and World View Training Needed" by Rev. Marcus T. Zill


  • “Attacks on the Christian Faith: Who, What Why?" by Dr. Joel Okamoto 
  • “Apologetics in a University Context" by Dr. Paul L. Maier
  • “Adolescents and Apologetics: Two Inventories" by Dr. Russ Moulds
  • "Positive Apologetics" by Dr. Adam Francisco

Book Reviews

  • "Orthodoxy" reviewed by Rev. Dr. David P. Meyer
  • "Mere Apologetics: How to Help Seekers & Skeptics Find Faith" reviewed by Rev. Terence R. Groth
  • "The End of Apologetics: Christian Witness in a Postmodern Context" reviewed by Rev. Arnold H. Jurchen