Editorial Reviews. From the Back Cover. “Finally Bavinck becomes available to the Reformed Dogmatics: Volume 1: Prolegomena by [Bavinck, Herman] . Abraham Kuyper as professor of systematic theology at the Free University in. Herman Bavinck (), a Dutch Reformed theologian, was a also pastored – before accepting the position of professor at the Free University of for his magnum opus, Reformed Dogmatics (Gereformeerde Dogmatiek, in 4 volumes). We are pleased to bring you Herman Bavinck’s Reformed Dogmatics (originally released in four volumes in print), as well as a more accessible.
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To profess theology is to do holy work. Written from rogmatics Reformed perspective, it offers a perceptive critique of modern theology. The Certainty of Faith Volume 2 reformd God and Creation Baker, John Vriend Continue reading about John Vriend.
That must be the pulsebeat of the science. Both are excellent editorial decisions which render the final product that much more useful. Baker and the Dutch Reformed Translation Society deserve praise for this project, from which without doubt church and theology will profit for years to come. Creation nature has been restored.
At every step of the way, the reader will find that Bavinck is engaged in an ongoing conversation with theologians of the past as well as the present, many of whom represent views with which he sharply differs but which he nonetheless addresses with care and interest. Warfield, both of whom he knew well. Bavinck is confessionally orthodox, but he feee the need to rethink the traditional formulations from Scripture in the context of contemporary discussion.
Drawing from the church fathers and medieval dogmagics, Bavinck engages Roman Catholic and liberal Protestant perspectives to produce a confessionally faithful, pastorally sensitive, challenging Neo-Calvinist work that marked the high bavinnck of Dutch theological reflection–and remains relevant to today’s readers. Theologians have long appreciated Herman Bavinck’s four-volume masterpiece, Gereformeerde Dogmatiekpublished infor its comprehensive treatment of dogmatic theology.
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The late John Vriend translated many classic theological works. Yet, what appears to be a drawback is one of the attractions of this work.
Reformed Ethics volume 2 of 3, edited by John Bolt. Packer, professor of theology, Regent College “Arguably the most important systematic theology ever produced in the Reformed tradition.
Holy Spirit, Church, and New Creation. This masterwork will appeal to scholars and students of theology, research and theological libraries, and pastors and laity who read serious works of Reformed theology.
He, much to the surprise of his family, dogmarics to study at the modernist University of Leiden, where he composed his doctoral thesis on the ethics of Ulrich Zwingli. It is a splendid gift to theological studies and will contribute to redressing the neglect of this faithful servant of Christ and his church. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. You will only be the richer for studying Bavinck’s theology.
By the same token, the translation team has done an admirable job in what is often a thankless task of a kind of theological midwifery. We can hope and pray that this project will encourage the kind of theological work for which its author is so greatly revered–the constant commitment frde patient exegesis, the responsible and informed interaction with history, the churchly sensibility, and the keen perception into the concerns and needs of the present time. It’s interesting that while Van Til drew heavily from Bavinck, I don’t think they are always saying the same thing on apologetics.
The Dutch version has been a constant stimulus for students, pastors, and other interested Christians. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.