John Calvin"s exegetical Via Media

an examination of his method of exegetical reasoning in his Old Testament commentaries by David Lee Puckett

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  • Calvin, Jean, -- 1509-1564 -- Contributions in Old Testament exegesis.,
  • Calvin, Jean, -- 1509-1564 -- Views on the Old Testament.,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Commentaries -- History -- 16th century.

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Statementby David Lee Puckett.
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Pagination204 p. ;
Number of Pages204
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John Calvin's reading of the Old Testament was a departure from that of many of his contemporaries. He rejected much of the traditional Christian exegesis of the Old Testament that attempted to to explain it in terms of the New Testament revelation of Christ. He also rejected much of the traditional Jewish exegesis of the Old Testament that favored a more so-called 4/5(1).

Get this from a library. John Calvin's exegesis of the Old Testament. [David Lee Puckett] -- For anyone who wishes to understand the historical tensions that existed in Calvin's time with regard to the interpretation of scripture, this book will be of great value.

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"John Calvin and the Grounding of Interpretation: Calvin's First Commentaries" published on 13 Dec by by: 5. Timothy George seeks to detail the lives and beliefs of the Reformers in his book Theology of the Reformers. Two of the Reformers he examines are John Calvin and Martin Luther.

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de Gruchy, John Calvin: Christian Humanist and Evangelical Reformer (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, ). ISBN: pp. John de Gruchy’s little book on John Calvin is a great read. One of its real achievements is that its author has succeeded, in little over pages, in capturing something of Calvin’s spirit and energy.

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I just don’t get a sense that this book is a serious treatment of John Calvin. That is the impression that presents when just looking at the book – I hope to be proven wrong for having ‘judged a book by its cover.’.

Thomas J. Davis - John Calvins American Legacy () код для вставки. When John Calvin began teaching that John Calvin had the power to define doctrine, and that John Calvin had the authority to excommunicate anyone that dared to disagree with John Calvin, John Calvin was also implicitly claiming by these actions that he was the church that Jesus Christ personally founded.

Which, to me, exposes John Calvin for. Campegius Vitringa (–) of Franeker University was a biblical scholar of considerable influence for the first half of the 18th century.

Similar to that of Calvin, his exegetical methodology attempts to walk a via media between the historicism of Grotius () and the Christocentrism of Cocceius (–16 /5(94).

They probably heard a passionate sermon from Paul Washer (and YES, HE IS a Calvinist), read an article by Charles Spurgeon, read a book by John Piper, listened to a James White debate, watched an R.C.

Sproul lecture or read a John MacArthur Commentary. Then they put their theological “stake in the ground” and say, “I’m a Calvinist”. This work, volume 12 in the growing series Reformed historical theology (H.J.

Selderhuis), is the culmination of Harms's PhD study. It focuses on Calvin's ecclesiology based. Christian theology is the study of Christian belief and practice. Such study concentrates primarily upon the texts of the Old Testament and the New Testament as well as on Christian tradition.

Christian theologians use biblical exegesis, rational analysis and argument. Theology might be undertaken to help the theologian better understand Christian tenets, to make comparisons.

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You can write a book. A leading figure in the Evangelical Revival in eighteenth-century England, John Wesley (–) is the founding father of Methodism and, by extension, of the holiness and Pentecostal movements. John Murray, former professor and president of Westminster Seminary succinctly stated, “Calvin was the exegete, he was THE exegete of the Reformation and in the first rank of biblical exegetes of all time.” Now what would be John Calvin’s critique of.

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