By Revd Dr McClenahan Michael
Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) is greatly considered as North America's so much influential theologian. in the course of the early many years of his ministry he engaged in a public and sustained debate with 'Arminian' theology, a campaign that contributed considerably to the occasions of the nice Awakening.
This e-book investigates the contours and substance of this theological warfare. In setting up a clearer historic context for this polemic, McClenahan seeks to overturn the scholarly consensus that Edwards' personal theology used to be a twisting of the Reformed culture. through demonstrating that Edwards' interlocutor was once the lifeless English Archbishop, John Tillotson, McClenahan presents the hermeneutical key for lots of of Edwards' most important works. Justification via religion is among the so much contested doctrines in modern theology and Jonathan Edwards, known as America's Augustine, wrote largely in this sector. His is a voice that many of us are willing to hear.
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