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Bullies and Saints: An Honest Look at the Good and Evil of Christian History  by John Dickson


With all the violence, oppression, and bigotry that has been carried out in the name of Jesus throughout Church history, many today are questioning if Christianity is actually good.

In his book, Bullies and Saints, John Dickson takes a critical look at the history of the Christian Church, both the horrific and the honorable. Whether you’re a Christian or an atheist, you will gain a better understand Christian history with the help of historian, John Dickson. He gives a balanced and honest examination of both the good and evil of Church history, from its founding in antiquity to the Middle Ages all the way to the twentieth century.

This month, Back to Basics Radio will send you Bullies and Saints as our gift of appreciation for your generosity. Request a copy for yourself, a family member, your coworker, or your neighbor today!


Once your donation is processed, please email your mailing address to contact@backtobasicsradio.com, and we will mail you a copy of Bullies and Saints. Thank you for your continued support.



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The Resurrection of Jesus: Changed Lives

The final proof that convinces me of Jesus’ resurrection is the tens of millions of lives that have been transformed throughout history by encountering the resurrected Christ. There is no explanation for this transformation apart from Jesus being alive. Some might argue that Christianity isn’t the only religion that produces change in people’s lives, and […]