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The practical Calvinist : an introduction to the Presbyterian & Reformed heritage : in honor of Dr. D. Clair Davis on the occasion of his seventieth birthday and to acknowledge his more than thirty years of teaching at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia

Author: Peter A Lillback; D Clair Davis
Publisher: Fearn, Ross-shire : Christian Focus, ©2002.
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For Thirty Years D. Clair Davis taught Church History at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. His influence will not be fully known until the next life, but as a measure of the esteem that he is held in. this remarkable volume has been prepared. Section 1 consists of 5 articles written by D. Clair Davis himself looking anew at the 5 points of Calvinism. Section 2 looks at the Reformed Heritage through  Read more...
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Named Person: D Clair Davis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter A Lillback; D Clair Davis
ISBN: 1857928148 9781857928143
OCLC Number: 51501129
Notes: "Mentor C14."
Description: 584 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: Biography of D. Clair Davis / Erik v. Davis --
The practical implications of the five points of Calvinism / D. Clair Davis --
Drawn eastwards : the attraction of Eastern Orthodoxy for Western Christians / James R. Payton --
Theological light from the medieval era? : Anselm and the logic of the atonement / Peter A. Lillback --
Christ the end of the law / John Calvin --
Manifested in the flesh : Calvin on the reality of the incarnation / Sinclair B. Ferguson --
Was Luther an evangelical? / Carl Trueman --
Peter Martyr Vermigli : probing his Puritan influence / Frank A. James --
Puritan preaching / Joseph A. Pipa, Jr. --
William Perkins on predestination, preaching, and conversion / Joel Beeke --
The clash of king and kirk : the 1690 revolution settlement in Presbyterian Scotland / Richard Gamble --
Jonathan Edwards and the 1734-35 Northampton revival / Samuel t. Logan --
Love as the foundation of theology : the practical implications of Jonathan Edwards' doctrine of the indwelling of the Spirit / John Hannah --
The light of Schleiermacher in Restoration France : the test cases of Samuel Vincent and Merle d'Aubigné / William Edgar --
The struggle for orthodoxy in the Christian Reformed Church / W. Robert Godfrey --
An historical perspective on "Joining and receiving" and its impact on the OPC, PCA, and RPCES / William Barker --
The justification of confessions and the logic of confessional subscription / David F. Coffin --
J. Gresham Machen : confessionalism and the history of American Presbyterianism / Darryl G. Hart --
Non sola ratione : three Presbyterians and the postmodern mind / K. Scott Oliphint --
The millennial study Bible of Heinrich Horch (1652-1729) : a case study in early modern Reformed hermeneutics / Douglas H. Shantz --Presbyterianism and dispensationalism / Vern S. Poythress --
Biblical theology and the Westminster standards / Richard B. Gaffin --
Pastoral ministry in union with Christ / Philip Graham Ryken --
Practical Calvinism : grace, sonship and mission / Ronald E. Lutz and John v. Yenchko --
Suffering in James / Dan G. McCartney --
Biblical counseling and practical Calvinism / Jay E. Adams --
Calvinism and contemporary Christian counseling / David Powlison --
Anecdotes from the ministry and teaching career of Dr. Davis.
Responsibility: ed. by Peter A. Lillback.

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For Thirty Years D. Clair Davis taught Church History at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. His influence will not be fully known until the next life, but as a measure of the esteem that he is held in. this remarkable volume has been prepared. Section 1 consists of 5 articles written by D. Clair Davis himself looking anew at the 5 points of Calvinism. Section 2 looks at the Reformed Heritage through Church History. Section 3 is a revealing, charming and often amusing collection of anecdotes by colleagues, students and friends of Dr. Davis. Section 4 is a bibliography of Dr Davis' wide and varied writings. - Publisher.

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