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By Joel R. Beeke,Mark Jones

A 'Puritan Theology: Doctrine for all times' bargains a groundbreaking remedy of the Puritans’ educating on so much significant Reformed doctrines, rather these doctrines during which the Puritans made major contributions. because the past due Fifties, approximately a hundred and fifty Puritan authors and seven hundred Puritan titles were reprinted and catalogued via Joel Beeke and Randall Pederson of their 2006 choice of mini-biographies and booklet experiences, titled, Meet the Puritans. despite the fact that, no paintings previously has amassed jointly the threads in their educating right into a unified tapestry of systematic theology.

'A Puritan Theology', by means of Joel Beeke and Mark Jones, makes an attempt to do this. The ebook addresses Puritan teachings on all six loci of theology, overlaying fifty parts of doctrine. The ebook explores Puritan teachings on biblical interpretation, God, predestination, windfall, angels, sin, the covenants, the gospel, Christ, guidance for conversion, regeneration, coming to Christ, justification, adoption, church executive, the Sabbath, preaching, baptism, heaven, hell, and lots of different themes. It ends with 8 chapters that discover Puritan “theology in practice.” a few chapters spotlight the paintings of a selected theologian reminiscent of William Perkins, William Ames, John Owen, Stephen Charnock, or Thomas Goodwin on a particular subject. different chapters survey a number of authors on a selected topic. The aim 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 knowledgeable 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 favored convention speaker, and the writer of various 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 study affiliate within the school of Theology at collage of the loose nation, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

"For greater than part a century fundamental examine on Puritan theologians and their instructing has been in complete swing. right here now's an incredible compendium of the findings, digested into sixty energetic chapters. The authors’ expository ability will maintain readers on their ft, and the Puritans’ personal predicament for godly residing, which runs via every thing, will ship readers to their knees. it is a landmark e-book in each way.” - J. I. Packer, Board of Governors’ Professor of Theology, Regent College

"A Systematic Theology, masking the most loci of doctrine, from a Puritan standpoint, with insightful remark and research from revered Puritan students of our time—what extra has to be stated in terms of commendation? an important textual content for seminarians and all critical scholars of theology" - Derek W. H. Thomas, Professor of Systematic and historic Theology, Reformed Theological Seminary

"No expression of the Christian religion has excelled that of the good Puritans and those that of their steps. this wonderful quantity via Dr. Beeke and Dr. Jones provides to the reader a wealthy dinner party either in educational theology and functional divinity. It merits to be learn, studied, and re-read by way of all who're hungry to understand God larger and to understand tips on how to glorify Him more." - Maurice Roberts, Emeritus Minister in Inverness, unfastened Church of Scotland (Continuing)

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