By Joel R. Beeke,Mark Jones
'A Puritan Theology', via Joel Beeke and Mark Jones, makes an attempt to do this. The booklet addresses Puritan teachings on all six loci of theology, protecting fifty parts of doctrine. The booklet explores Puritan teachings on biblical interpretation, God, predestination, windfall, angels, sin, the covenants, the gospel, Christ, guidance for conversion, regeneration, coming to Christ, justification, adoption, church govt, the Sabbath, preaching, baptism, heaven, hell, and lots of different issues. It ends with 8 chapters that discover Puritan “theology in practice.” a few chapters spotlight the paintings of a selected theologian corresponding to William Perkins, William Ames, John Owen, Stephen Charnock, or Thomas Goodwin on a selected subject. different chapters survey a variety of authors on a specific topic. The aim of A Puritan Theology is to extend wisdom within the brain and godliness within the soul. It used to be written for theologians, historians, pastors, and trained laymen who search to profit extra approximately Puritan theology.
Joel R. Beeke is President and Professor of Systematic Theology and Homiletics at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan. he's a number one professional on Puritanism, a well-liked convention speaker, and the writer of various books.
Mark Jones is the minister of religion Presbyterian Church, a congregation of the Presbyterian Church in the United States (PCA), in Vancouver, British Columbia. he's additionally examine affiliate within the college of Theology at college of the unfastened kingdom, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
"For greater than part a century fundamental study on Puritan theologians and their instructing has been in complete swing. right here now's a major compendium of the findings, digested into sixty energetic chapters. The authors’ expository ability will hold readers on their ft, and the Puritans’ personal drawback for godly residing, which runs via every little thing, will ship readers to their knees. it is a landmark ebook in each way.” - J. I. Packer, Board of Governors’ Professor of Theology, Regent College
"A Systematic Theology, protecting the most loci of doctrine, from a Puritan point of view, with insightful remark and research from revered Puritan students of our time—what extra should be acknowledged when it comes to commendation? an important textual content for seminarians and all critical scholars of theology" - Derek W. H. Thomas, Professor of Systematic and old Theology, Reformed Theological Seminary
"No expression of the Christian religion has excelled that of the nice Puritans and people who of their steps. this glorious quantity by means of Dr. Beeke and Dr. Jones offers to the reader a wealthy banquet either in educational theology and useful divinity. It merits to be learn, studied, and re-read by means of all who're hungry to understand God greater and to grasp how one can glorify Him more." - Maurice Roberts, Emeritus Minister in Inverness, unfastened Church of Scotland (Continuing)
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