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Conclusion

Jeffrey Mallinson

in Faith, Reason, and Revelation in Theodore Beza (1519–1605)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199259595
eISBN:
9780191698620
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199259595.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the contribution of Theodore Beza to the debate concerning the relation between faith and knowledge. It states that even after Beza's ... More


Conclusion: Edwards’s Relevance Today

Gerald R. McDermott

in Understanding Jonathan Edwards: An Introduction to America's Theologian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195373431
eISBN:
9780199871681
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373431.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter discusses Edwards’s relevance to issues today. It argues that Chapter 3 on revival calls into question some of the church’s strategies for growth today; Chapter 11 on literature ... More


Interpretations II: jonathan edwards and the reformed tradition

Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott

in The Theology of Jonathan Edwards

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199791606
eISBN:
9780199932290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791606.003.0041
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Edwards's thinking is recognizably Reformed, but with a difference. He was irreverent toward Calvin, expected to find new theological light as he went along, and more often than not enjoyed tinkering ... More


Beza’s Academic Challenge

Jeffrey Mallinson

in Faith, Reason, and Revelation in Theodore Beza (1519–1605)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199259595
eISBN:
9780191698620
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199259595.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter discusses the challenges faced by Theodore Beza when he was appointed rector at the Genevan Academie in Switzerland. It suggests that Beza's life agenda changed drastically after his ... More


Vindiciae, Contra Tyrannos: The Influence of the Reformed Tradition in the American Founding

Mark David Hall

in Faith and the Founders of the American Republic

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199843336
eISBN:
9780199362417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199843336.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In his magisterial history of religion in America, Yale historian Sydney Ahlstrom estimated that the Reformed tradition was “the religious heritage of three-fourths of the American people in 1776.” ... More


Introduction

Tapio Luoma

in Incarnation and Physics: Natural Science in the Theology of Thomas F. Torrance

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195151893
eISBN:
9780199834419
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195151895.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Recent historical research on the relationship between theology and the natural sciences shows that, contrary to what is generally supposed, there is no essential conflict between the two ... More


The Church of England, Sources of Identity, and Theological Distinctives

Jay T. Collier

in Debating Perseverance: The Augustinian Heritage in Post-Reformation England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190858520
eISBN:
9780190863876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190858520.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter discusses the influence of the early church and the consensus of the Reformed churches upon the identity of the Church of England. It shows that these two sources of identity have been ... More


Perseverance, Augustine, and England’s Struggling Identity

Jay T. Collier

in Debating Perseverance: The Augustinian Heritage in Post-Reformation England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190858520
eISBN:
9780190863876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190858520.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter reflects on three major findings from the several debates surveyed. First, it considers the existence of a minority opinion on the doctrine of perseverance in the Reformed tradition and ... More


Justification and Sanctification

Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott

in The Theology of Jonathan Edwards

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199791606
eISBN:
9780199932290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791606.003.0025
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Edwards departed from conceptions of justification that became hardened only after some time among some segments of the Reformation tradition. He was faithful to Luther and Calvin's rejection of ... More


Jonathan Edwards and the Psalms: A Redemptive-Historical Vision of Scripture

David P. Barshinger

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199396757
eISBN:
9780199396771
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199396757.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The field of Jonathan Edwards studies is only beginning to wrestle with his vast corpus of writings on the Bible. This book provides the first treatment of Edwards’ interpretation of a whole book of ... More


Spirit and Gospel

David P. Barshinger

in Jonathan Edwards and the Psalms: A Redemptive-Historical Vision of Scripture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199396757
eISBN:
9780199396771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199396757.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter explores how Jonathan Edwards developed the theological themes of the Holy Spirit and the gospel in his engagement with the Psalms. Edwards read in the Psalms a redemptive-historical ... More


Chance, Sovereignty, and Providence in the Calvinist Tradition

Byung Soo (Paul) Han

in Abraham's Dice: Chance and Providence in the Monotheistic Traditions

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190277154
eISBN:
9780190277185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190277154.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Theology

John Calvin launched the influential Reformed tradition (the Calvinists) in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, with Christianity’s strongest emphasis on the sovereignty of God. Calvinists ... More


Humanity and Sin

David P. Barshinger

in Jonathan Edwards and the Psalms: A Redemptive-Historical Vision of Scripture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199396757
eISBN:
9780199396771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199396757.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter explores how Jonathan Edwards developed the theological themes of humanity and sin in his engagement with the Psalms. Edwards used the Psalms to develop his doctrine of original sin in ... More


Jonathan Edwards’ Principles of Interpreting Scripture

Stephen R. C. Nichols

in Jonathan Edwards and Scripture: Biblical Exegesis in British North America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190249496
eISBN:
9780190249526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190249496.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Stephen R. C. Nichols explores the principles of interpretation at play in Jonathan Edwards’ exegesis. He argues that the underlying principle of his exegesis was harmony. This principle carried ... More


An Architectural Tour of Leufsta Bruk

Kerala J. Snyder

in The Organ as A Mirror of Its Time

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195144154
eISBN:
9780199849369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195144154.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Leufsta Bruk, one of the most specialized villages in 18th-century Sweden, in spite of the richness of the baroque ornaments and the overwhelming impression of its grandiose architecture, and despite ... More


The End of God in Creation

Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott

in The Theology of Jonathan Edwards

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199791606
eISBN:
9780199932290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791606.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter begins with an analysis of Edwards's End of Creation. Although the work appears to be a traditional Calvinistic treatise, it is also highly innovative. Central to End of Creation is the ... More


Evangelical Theologians, Institutions, and Publications and the Jews

Yaakov Ariel

in An Unusual Relationship: Evangelical Christians and Jews

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814770689
eISBN:
9780814762936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770689.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter looks at the works of major evangelical writers, scholars, thinkers, conferences, publications, and institutions that have played an important part in shaping the evangelical opinions of ... More


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