This can be a number of John Hick's essays at the figuring out of the world's religions as various human responses to an identical final transcendent fact. he's in discussion with modern philosophers (some of whom give a contribution new responses); with Evangelicals; with the Vatican and different either Catholic and Protestant theologians.
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