New PDF release: A Puritan Theology: Doctrine for Life

By Joel R. Beeke,Mark Jones

ISBN-10: 1601781660

ISBN-13: 9781601781666

A 'Puritan Theology: Doctrine for all times' deals a groundbreaking therapy of the Puritans’ instructing on such a lot significant Reformed doctrines, relatively these doctrines within which the Puritans made major contributions. because the overdue Fifties, approximately one hundred fifty Puritan authors and seven hundred Puritan titles were reprinted and catalogued by way of Joel Beeke and Randall Pederson of their 2006 number of mini-biographies and booklet stories, titled, Meet the Puritans. even though, no paintings in the past has collected jointly the threads in their instructing right into a unified tapestry of systematic theology.

'A Puritan Theology', by way of Joel Beeke and Mark Jones, makes an attempt to do this. The e-book addresses Puritan teachings on all six loci of theology, protecting fifty components of doctrine. The ebook 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 executive, the Sabbath, preaching, baptism, heaven, hell, and plenty of different subject matters. 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 particular subject. different chapters survey quite a few authors on a selected topic. The target of A Puritan Theology is to extend wisdom within the brain and godliness within the soul. It was once written for theologians, historians, pastors, and informed 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 specialist on Puritanism, a well-liked convention speaker, and the writer of diverse 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 study affiliate within the school of Theology at college of the unfastened kingdom, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

"For greater than part a century fundamental study on Puritan theologians and their educating has been in complete swing. right here now's a huge compendium of the findings, digested into sixty vigorous chapters. The authors’ expository ability will preserve readers on their feet, and the Puritans’ personal crisis for godly dwelling, which runs via every little thing, will ship readers to their knees. it is a landmark publication in each way.” - J. I. Packer, Board of Governors’ Professor of Theology, Regent College

"A Systematic Theology, masking 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 in terms of commendation? an important textual content for seminarians and all severe 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 through Dr. Beeke and Dr. Jones provides to the reader a wealthy dinner party either in educational theology and sensible divinity. It merits to be learn, studied, and re-read by way of all who're hungry to grasp God higher and to grasp tips on how to glorify Him more." - Maurice Roberts, Emeritus Minister in Inverness, loose Church of Scotland (Continuing)

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