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The Theology of Calvin

by Wilhelm Niesel

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Published by Lutterworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian theology,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • Religion / Theology,
  • Religious Orientation/Christian,
  • Theology,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Theology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHarold Knight (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9375960M
    ISBN 100227172248
    ISBN 109780227172247
    OCLC/WorldCa55590641

    Although Calvin research has far surpassed Barth's 'youthful' explorations, this is a rewarding study that any student of the Reformed tradition will find magnetic, instructive, and useful." Journal of Theological Studies "This book, The Theology of John Calvin, is highly significant. It is, as is customary, elegantly and scrupulously. This is a book that is vast in its sweep and deep in its analysis. I highly recommend it. Ian Hamilton, Professor of Systematic Theology, Edinburgh, Scotland. Curt Daniel has done extensive research into the history and theology of Calvinism and has written one of the most helpful and readable treatments of Calvinism in print.

    George Tavard introduces readers to Calvin’s little-known Psychopannychia, the first writing in which he spoke as a theologian. Tavard shows how this early work, generally neglected by Calvin scholars, serves as an essential starting point for understanding Calvin’s final theology found in the s: 2. Was Calvin's biblical interpretation of the Psalms fundamentally shaped by his doctrine of God? In this intriguing study, Selderhuis argues that it was. Minimizing external references, he allows the Reformer's theology to speak for itself, and divides his own thesis into sections based on divine attributes. A valuable resource for Calvinist scholars and Reformed believers. pages, softcover.

    Contents: 1. THE PRESENT STATE OF CRITICAL STUDIES 2 THE KNOWLEDGE OF GOD 1. Theology and Holy Scripture 2. Scripture and Spirit 3. The Question of Natural Theology 3 THE TRINITY 1. Calvin's Attitude to the Doctrine of the Early Church 2. The Aim of the Doctrine 3. The Trinity 4. CREATION AND PROVIDENCE 1. Creation 2. Providence 5. SIN 1. The Theology of John Calvin By Charles Partee p. Westminster John Knox (October ) If all's well that ends well, then all is well with this new study of Calvin's theology. Which is to say, I find myself in agreement with much of the brief conclusion of this long book, a book revealing a great acquaintance with both the primary and.


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Starting with creation and God as the Fountain of All Good and a Benevolent Father, Gerrish takes up wider themes in Calvins theology, showing how these themes preoccupied Calvin the theologian and naturally played dominant roles in the shape of his /5(13).

This historically significant volume collects Karl Barth's lectures on John Calvin, delivered at the University of Göttingen in The book opens with an illuminating sketch of medieval theology, an appreciation of Luther's breakthrough, and a comparative study of the roles of Zwingli and Calvin.

Book review: The Theology of John Calvin By Walter L. Taylor, The Layman, particularly in more “traditionalist” or “evangelical” circles where the Bible is held as authoritative, but where battles rage over words like “inerrancy” and “infallibility.” Partee thus shows us how careful we must be when we enlist Calvin in some of our.

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Calvin’s Calvinism: Treatises on the Eternal Predestination of God & the Secret knowledge of God by John Calvin, translated by Henry Cole. Reformed Free Publishing Association, Grandville, MI: Pages, Paperback.

In the teaching of this book, Calvin sets forth his views on God’s eternal predestination and providence. John Calvin: Pilgrim and Pastor by W. Robert Godfrey. Hot off the press, this very readable book serves as an ideal introduction to Calvin's life and emphases. John Calvin.

John Calvin () was a prominent French theologian during the Protestant Reformation and the father of the theological system known as Calvinism.

Martin Luther and Calvin are arguably the most significant architects of the Reformation. "If Luther sounded the trumpet for reform, Calvin orchestrated the score by which the Reformation became a part of Western civilization."[1].

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Calvinism is a system of biblical interpretation taught by John Calvin. Calvin lived in France in the 's at the time of Martin Luther who sparked the Reformation. In his groundbreaking new book “Image and Word in the Theology of John Calvin,” Randall C.

Zachman, associate professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame, reveals and analyzes the Swiss reformer’s understanding of image and word both comprehensively and chronologically, with attention to the way that each theme develops in Calvin’s theology.

The Bible, a Divine Book: John Calvin's Doctrine of Holy Scripture. Just as children of the Reformation understand that the greatest event between Pentecost and the return of Christ was above all a return to the Scriptures, so Calvinists ought to know what the theologian of.

The Theology of Calvin by Wilhelm Niesel,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Calvin was prolific, and the material written about Calvin’s system of theology is vast. This volume attempts to address the challenge of understanding the whole of Calvin’s theology.

Wilhelm Niesel shows the previous efforts to understand Calvin’s thought have compounded the contradictions. He examines the key topics in Calvin’s Institutes, with chapters devoted to the knowledge of.

In the final version of his Institutes, he begins his discussion of election in book 3, chap which is after he has discussed union with Christ, faith, and justification by faith. Finally, John Calvin was not the first person in church history to teach the doctrine of predestination and unconditional election.

The theology of John Calvin was given classic expression in his Institutes of the Christian this definitive work, Calvin expert Charles Partee offers a careful exposition of Calvin's theology as it appears in the Institutes, paying special attention to the relation of Calvin's theology to the history of Christian thought and to the questions of Calvin's own s: 4.

The overarching theme of the book—and Calvin’s greatest theological legacy—is the idea of God’s total sovereignty, particularly in salvation and election. Institutes of the Christian Religion is highly-regarded as a secondary reference for the system of doctrine adopted by the Reformed churches, which is commonly referred to as Calvinism.

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