The Apostles’ Creed has united Christians from different times, places, and traditions. It proclaims eternal truths for life today. Christians believe them, recite them, and build their life on them. But do they understand these truths? What do Christians believe? How did early church pastors and theologians use the Apostles’ Creed as the essential guide to the basics of the Christian life? Ben Meyers answers these questions in his book The Apostles’ Creed: A Guide to the Ancient Catechism, part of the Christian Essentials series. He shows us what about the Christian faith is so counter-cultural, and what truths embedded…