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Systematic theology

Author: Louis Berkhof
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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This new printing of Louis Berkhof's Systematic Theology offers a bit of a surprise and, we hope, a significant service to the readers of this eminent volume. For most of its history under the title Systematic Theology, Professor Berkhof's work has appeared as a theological system without introduction or prolegomenon. In this new edition of Berkhof's work, we have returned his prolegomenon to its proper place. For  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Berkhof
ISBN: 0802838200 9780802838209
OCLC Number: 35115001
Notes: "Containing the full text of Systematic theology and the original Introductory volume to systematic theology."
Description: viii, 200, 784 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The idea and history of dogmatic theology --
Names applied to the systematic presentation of theology --
The nature of dogmas --
The idea of dogmatic theology --
The task, method, and distribution of dogmatics --
History of dogmatics --
The principia of dogmatics --
Principia in general --
Religion --
The principium cognoscendi externum (revelation) --
The inspiration of scriptures --
The principium cognoscendi internum.
Responsibility: Louis Berkhof.

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This landmark edition combines Berkhof's standard, systematic treatment of the doctrines of the Reformed faith--his magnum opus--with his Introduction to the Study of Systemtic Theology. Written in a  Read more...

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