A Puritan Theology: Doctrine for Life by Joel R. Beeke,Mark Jones PDF

By Joel R. Beeke,Mark Jones

ISBN-10: 1601781660

ISBN-13: 9781601781666

A 'Puritan Theology: Doctrine for all times' deals a groundbreaking remedy of the Puritans’ educating on so much significant Reformed doctrines, quite these doctrines during which the Puritans made major contributions. because the overdue Nineteen Fifties, approximately a hundred and fifty Puritan authors and seven-hundred Puritan titles were reprinted and catalogued through Joel Beeke and Randall Pederson of their 2006 number of mini-biographies and booklet experiences, titled, Meet the Puritans. although, no paintings formerly has amassed jointly the threads in their instructing right into a unified tapestry of systematic theology.

'A Puritan Theology', by means of Joel Beeke and Mark Jones, makes an attempt to do this. The ebook 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, coaching for conversion, regeneration, coming to Christ, justification, adoption, church executive, the Sabbath, preaching, baptism, heaven, hell, and plenty of different themes. It ends with 8 chapters that discover Puritan “theology in practice.” a few chapters spotlight the paintings of a selected theologian reminiscent of William Perkins, William Ames, John Owen, Stephen Charnock, or Thomas Goodwin on a selected subject. different chapters survey numerous authors on a selected topic. The aim 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 benefit 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 study affiliate within the school of Theology at college of the unfastened country, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

"For greater than part a century basic study on Puritan theologians and their educating has been in complete swing. right here now's an incredible compendium of the findings, digested into sixty energetic chapters. The authors’ expository ability will retain readers on their ft, and the Puritans’ personal predicament for godly residing, 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, overlaying the most loci of doctrine, from a Puritan viewpoint, with insightful remark and research from revered Puritan students of our time—what extra has to be acknowledged when it comes to commendation? an important textual content for seminarians and all severe scholars of theology" - Derek W. H. Thomas, Professor of Systematic and ancient Theology, Reformed Theological Seminary

"No expression of the Christian religion has excelled that of the nice Puritans and those that of their steps. this glorious quantity by means of Dr. Beeke and Dr. Jones offers to the reader a wealthy dinner party either in educational theology and sensible divinity. It merits to be learn, studied, and re-read by means of all who're hungry to grasp God larger and to grasp tips to glorify Him more." - Maurice Roberts, Emeritus Minister in Inverness, loose Church of Scotland (Continuing)

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