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Atonement and justification : English evangelical theology, 1640-1790 : an evaluation

Author: Alan C Clifford
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines and compares the theological views of Dr. John Owen (1616-1683), the Puritan pastor and theologian, and John Wesley (1703-1791), the evangelist and founder of Methodism. A.C. Clifford offers a critical, in-depth discussion of the philosophical foundations of the ultra-orthodoxy of John Owen, suggesting a positive solution to the controversy between Calvinism and Arminianism, a controversy that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: John Owen; John Wesley; John Owen; John Owen; John Wesley; Busse; John Wesley; John Wesley; John Owen; Richard Baxter; John Tillotson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan C Clifford
ISBN: 0198261950 9780198261957
OCLC Number: 20522397
Description: xi, 268 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: I. The theologians --
John Owen (1616-83) --
Richard Baxter (1615-91) --
John Tillotson (1630-94) --
John Wesley (1703-91) --
II. The theology: atonement and grace --
Authentic Calvinism --
The legacy of Aristotle --
Doctrinal dilemmas --
The meaning of the cross --
The verdict of scripture --
III. The theology: faith and justification --
The Reformation heritage --
Christ's righteousness and ours --
The obedience of faith --
Paul and James.
Responsibility: Alan C. Clifford.
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An examination and comparison of the theological views of John Owen, the Puritan pastor and theologian, and John Wesley, particularly concerning the doctrine of atonement and justification, in which  Read more...

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