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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, quite these doctrines within which the Puritans made major contributions. because the past due Nineteen 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 selection of mini-biographies and e-book studies, titled, Meet the Puritans. notwithstanding, no paintings previously has amassed jointly the threads in their educating right into a unified tapestry of systematic theology.

'A Puritan Theology', via Joel Beeke and Mark Jones, makes an attempt to do this. The ebook addresses Puritan teachings on all six loci of theology, overlaying fifty components of doctrine. The booklet explores Puritan teachings on biblical interpretation, God, predestination, windfall, angels, sin, the covenants, the gospel, Christ, education for conversion, regeneration, coming to Christ, justification, adoption, church executive, 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 particular theologian equivalent 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 used to be written for theologians, historians, pastors, and proficient 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 USA (PCA), in Vancouver, British Columbia. he's additionally learn affiliate within the college of Theology at college of the unfastened nation, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

"For greater than part a century fundamental learn 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 maintain readers on their ft, and the Puritans’ personal challenge 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 standpoint, 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 those that of their steps. this glorious quantity via 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 way of all who're hungry to grasp God higher and to understand easy methods to glorify Him more." - Maurice Roberts, Emeritus Minister in Inverness, loose Church of Scotland (Continuing)

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