Freedom of the will" is relevant to every Christian, because it is a good tool for learning of the greatness of Christ's grace, in overcoming our minds and hearts and loving us to the uttermost. Is god sovereign over our "free will"? if god is sovereign over the human will, moral agency, God's foreknowledge, determinism, are we responsible? What is the nature of morality? What constitutes sin? "In this timeless classic, desire, good, Jonathan Edwards gives biblical answers to various profound questions regarding the sovereignty of God, choice, free will, and evil.
This should be in the library of every Christian family. So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy”- Romans 9:16.
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry GodFar more than a depiction of the punishments of hell, it is a call to personal salvation through Christ and spiritual revival in our time. Delivered 250 years ago, this is the most famous sermon ever preached in the history of America.
The Religious AffectionsHe further identifies the distinction between genuine-seeming and legitimate affections. A christian preacher and one of the greatest theologians of the English-speaking world, Jonathan Edwards played a critical role in the First Great Awakening and oversaw some of the first revivals in 1733 at his church in Northampton, Massachusetts.
. Used book in Good Condition. His famous sermon, " remains a classic of early american literature, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God, and The Religious Affections constitutes essential reading for divinity students and students of American religious history. In one of the unsurpassed religious masterpieces produced by an American writer, Jonathan Edwards distinguishes between true and false religion by defining a believer's correct affections and explaining their importance.
Chosen by GodC. Used book in Good Condition. Great product! In this updated and expanded edition of chosen by God, Sproul shows that the doctrine of predestination doesn't create a whimsical or spiteful picture of God, but paints a portrait of a loving God who provides redemption for radically corrupt humans. There is mystery in God's ways, but not contradiction.
With nearly 200, 000 copies sold in its 25 years, Chosen by God by Dr. R. It is a doctrine for all biblical Christians. Sproul is a contemporary classic on predestination, a doctrine that isn't just for Calvinists, says Sproul. We choose god because he has opened our eyes to see his beauty; we love him because he first loved us.
The Bondage of the WillHe upholds the doctrine of justification by faith and defends predestination as determined by the foreknowledge of God. This accurate translation by J. Johnston captures the vitality of Luther's treatise, thereby conveying its relevance to our lives today. The bondage of the will is fundamental to an understanding of the primary doctrines of the Reformation.
Packer and O. I. The translators write, "do we not stand in urgent need of such teaching as Luther here gives us--teaching which humbles man, strengthens faith, and glorifies God?" Used book in Good Condition. Great product! In these pages, luther gives extensive treatment to what he saw as the heart of the gospel.
Free will was no academic question to luther; the whole gospel of the grace of God, he believed, was bound up with it and stood or fell according to the way one understood it. R. Luther affirms our total inability to save ourselves and the sovereignty of divine grace in our salvation. Baker Academic.
Jonathan Edwards' Resolutions: And Advice to Young ConvertsWhile completing his preparation for the ministry, Jonathan Edwards wrote seventy resolutions that guided him throughout his life. These two writings, often reprinted during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, overflow with straightforward and biblically sound advice. Baker Academic. Great product! About twenty years later he wrote a letter to young Deborah Hatheway, a new convert in a nearby town, advising her concerning the Christian life.
Used book in Good Condition. This advice is as current today as it was in the 1700s, and it far surpasses the "how to" books now overrunning bookstores.
The Holiness of GodMany preachers today avoid the topic altogether because people today don’t quite know what to do with words like “awe” or “fear. R. Tyndale House Publishers. Yet, even so, most people are hard-pressed to define what God’s holiness precisely is. Great product! Once you encounter the holiness of God, your life will never be the same.
He paints an awe-inspiring vision of God that encourages Christian to become holy just as God is holy. C. Sproul, in this classic work, puts the holiness of God in its proper and central place in the Christian life. Central to god’s character is the quality of holiness. Baker Academic. Used book in Good Condition.
A Defense of CalvinismAn unabridged edition to include original scripture and footnotes, ‘There are many prayers that it would not be right to pray in public, with quotes by the author at book’s end, but they are very dear to God’s ear in private. Used book in Good Condition. Tyndale House Publishers. Baker Academic. Great product!
The Bondage of the Will Regimen Books Christian ClassicsUsed book in Good Condition. However, of all books that he wrote, Luther himself believed that the two most important were his Large Catechism and The Bondage of the Will. Luther emphasized scripture and what he considered a proper understanding of it. Each includes an informative, insightful introduction written today by an expert.
It is essential reading if one wishes to understand the role of free will in a person’s relationship with God. Baker Academic. The bondage of the will is one of the fullest discussions that theology has ever produced about this important issue. Great product! The bondage of the will discusses in great detail the issue of whether humans have free will in spiritual matters.
In 1517 in wittenberg, the german monk and theologian Martin Luther posted on the door of the town’s church his “Ninety-Five Theses. The event lit the match that ignited the Protestant Reformation. Tyndale House Publishers. Regimen books Christian Classics publishes high-quality texts of important books.
The year 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of one of the most important events in history. Luther was a prolific writer, and many of his works stand out as important theological statements and contributions to Reformed Protestantism.
Knowing GodI. Stemming from packer's profound theological knowledge, Knowing God brings together two important facets of the Christian faith― knowing about God and also knowing God through the context of a close relationship with the person of Jesus Christ. Great product! Used book in Good Condition. This guide leads readers into a greater understanding of God while providing advice to gaining a closer relationship with him as a result.
Knowing God. Tyndale House Publishers. In 2006, christianity today voted this title one of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals. Baker Academic. 2016 world magazine's topping the top 50one of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals Christianity Today, Evangelical Christian Publishing Association For over 40 years, 2006Platinum Book Award, J.
This edition is updated with Americanized language and spelling and a new preface by the author. Written in an engaging and practical tone, this thought-provoking work seeks to transform and enrich the Christian understanding of God. Packer's classic has been an important tool to help Christians around the world discover the wonder, the glory and the joy of knowing God.
Explaining both who god is and how we can relate to him, packer divides his book into three sections: The first directs our attention to how and why we know God, the second to the attributes of God and the third to the benefits enjoyed by a those who know him intimately.
Institutes of the Christian ReligionThe over-arching theme of the book--and Calvin's greatest theological legacy--is the idea of God's total sovereignty, particularly in salvation and election. Used book in Good Condition. Re-typeset into a clean and modern typeface, this edition is easy to read for the modern eye. Great product! Hendrickson Publishers.
Hardcover. Tyndale House Publishers. 1059 pages. It was published in latin in 1536 and in his native French in 1541, with the definitive editions appearing in 1559 Latin and in 1560 French. Knowing God. Baker Academic. The book was written as an introductory textbook on the Protestant faith for those with some learning already and covered a broad range of theological topics from the doctrines of church and sacraments to justification by faith alone.
Hendrickson offers a one-volume hardcover edition of one of Western Christianity's foundational works. It vigorously attacked the teachings of those Calvin considered unorthodox, particularly Roman Catholicism, to which Calvin says he had been "strongly devoted" before his conversion to Protestantism. Institutes of the christian religion by John Calvin is an introduction to the Bible and a vindication of Reformation principles by one of the Reformation's finest scholars.
This book will appeal to libraries, seminarians, pastors, and laypeople. At the age of twenty-six, calvin published several revisions of his Institutes of the Christian Religion, a seminal work in Christian theology that altered the course of Western history and that is still read by theological students today.