With keen understanding, and insight, careful scholarship, Michael Horton leads all believers toward a deeper understanding of crucial covenant concepts. Pastors and teachers know the power of the covenant, and they know that understanding the concept of covenant is crucial to understanding Scripture. But to laypeople and new Christians, the eternal implications of "cutting" a covenant with God can be complicated.
Now available in trade paper, Introducing Covenant Theology unwinds the intricacies of covenant theology, making the complex surprisingly simple and accessible to every reader. Condition: New. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. They also know that covenant theology provides the foundation for core Christian beliefs and that covenants in their historical context hold significance even today.
Tracking provided on most orders. Since biblical times, history is replete with promises made and promises broken. Isbn13: 9780801071959. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! .
The Christ of the Covenants
Palmer robertson presents the richness of a covenantal approach to understanding the Bible. He treats the old testament covenants from a 'successive' standpoint—that each covenant builds on the previous one. O.
What Is Reformed Theology?: Understanding the Basics
Some references to it have been positive, some negative. Sproul explains the five points of Reformed theology and makes plain the reality of God's amazing grace. Sproul walks readers through the foundations of the Reformed doctrine and explains how the Reformed belief is centered on God, based on God's Word, and committed to faith in Jesus Christ.
It appears to be important, and they'd like to know more about it. C. What do the five points of calvinism Really Mean?Many have heard of Reformed theology, but may not be certain what it is. In this insightful book, R. But they want a full, understandable explanation, not a simplistic one. What is reformed theology? is an accessible introduction to beliefs that have been immensely influential in the evangelical church.
The Christian Faith: A Systematic Theology for Pilgrims on the Way
A prolific, clarified, award-winning author and theologian, as well as understood, and lived, experienced, Professor Horton views this volume as “doctrine that can be preached, and articulated. It is written for a growing cast of pilgrims making their way together and will be especially welcomed by professors, pastors, students, and armchair theologians.
Features of this volume include: 1 a brief synopsis of biblical passages that inform a particular doctrine; 2 surveys of past and current theologies with contemporary emphasis on exegetical, and Orthodoxy traditions, and theological questions; 3 substantial interaction with various Christian movements within the Protestant, philosophical, sidebars, Catholic, and an extensive bibliography, practical, as well as the hermeneutical issues raised by postmodernity; and 4 charts, questions for discussion, divided into different entry levels and topics.
. Michael horton’s highly anticipated the christian Faith represents his magnum opus and will be viewed as one of―if not the―most important systematic theologies since Louis Berkhof wrote his in 1932.
Covenants Made Simple: Understanding God's Unfolding Promises to His People
Rediscover the Bible's unified covenantal story and its unfolding message throughout Scripture. What do the various covenants given throughout the bible mean to us? are they relevant to our lives? A rainbow now and then may remind us of God's promise to Noah, and we've memorized the part about the new covenant in Jesus' blood at communion—but do we dig any deeper? Do we need to?Jonty Rhodes guides us into an engaging study of covenant theology and why it matters.
With clarity and wit, he shows us how covenants carry the Bible's story from start to finish and ultimately give root to the gospel of salvation by grace. Beginning with adam in the garden of eden, Rhodes illuminates the good news of a promise-making, and ending with Jesus, our risen Covenant King, promise-keeping God.
Key topics include law and grace, union with Christ, baptism in the Spirit, predestination, and water baptism.
Dispensationalism continues to provoke heated debate within the Christian world. Highly acclaimed theologian Dr. He confronts the views of covenant theology, historical premillennialism, ultradispensationalism, and in this revised edition, the increasingly popular progressive dispensationalism. Charles C. Ryrie made this complex subject more understandable for thousands worldwide.
In his best-selling book, written more than thirty years ago, Dispensationalism Today, Dr. This revised and expanded version of that book will prove to be an invaluable reference tool for your library. Ryrie addresses this crucial issue from the perspective of classic dispensationalism.
Vern poythress believes that dialogue is possible between dispensationalists and covenant theologians. This second edition adds a postscript in which Poythress responds to feedback from dispensational readers.
A Case for Amillennialism: Understanding the End Times
A case for amillennialism is an accessible look at the crucial theological question of the millennium in the context of contemporary evangelicalism. Regardless of their stance, readers will find helpful insight as Riddlebarger evaluates the main problems facing each of the major millennial positions and cautions readers to be aware of the spiraling consequences of each view.
Amillennialism, historic premillennialism, dispensational premillennialism, postmillennialism, preterism. Recognizing that eschatology--the study of future things--is a complicated and controversial subject, Kim Riddlebarger provides definitions of key terms and a helpful overview of various viewpoints.
. He examines related biblical topics as a backdrop to understanding the subject and discusses important passages of Scripture that bear upon the millennial question. These are difficult words to pronounce and even harder concepts to understand.
There Really Is a Difference! A Comparison of Covenant and Dispensational Theology
Used book in Good Condition. This volume focuses on the differences between the covenant and dispensational systems of theology and examines their diverse approaches to such issues as: -- God's Ultimate Purpose for History-- God's Program for the Nation of Israel-- The Significance of Several Key Biblical Covenants-- The Nature and Beginning of the Church-- The Christian's Relationship to the Mosaic Law and GraceThe book is written in easy-to-understand, non-technical language and has received favorable response from lay people, students, pastors, and reviewers.
Used book in Good Condition. To read these pages- the fruit of vos's 39 years of teaching biblical theology at Princeton- is to appreciate the late John Murray's suggestion that Geerhardus Vos was the most incisive exegete in the English-speaking world of the twentieth century.
The Distinctiveness of Baptist Covenant Theology: Revised Edition
Pascal denault deserves many thanks for his labor in researching and describing the nuances of English covenant theology in the Seventeenth Century. I believe it is one of the best upon this suibject. Renihan, Ph. D. Theonomy, the federal vision, institute of reformed Baptist Studies "I pray that this work will contribute to the raising up of more reformed covenantal baptist churches which avoid the errors of dispensationalism, and law/gospel errors.
Johnson, author of 'the fatal Flaw of the Theology Behind Infant Baptism' Used book in Good Condition. It is worthy to be read by all concerned. Fred A. He has uncovered significant factors contibuting to the differences between Presbyterian and Particular Baptist thought and practice, describing theological categories in easily accessible terms.
James M. This is such an informative and helpful book that I pray that our covenant Lord provodentially places this book into the hands of every student of covenant theology. Jeffrey D. Malone, Ph. D. Author of 'baptism of disciplies Alone' "Not only do I think that this is an excellent and valuable resource.