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Kuyper, Abraham 1837-1920

Overview
Works: 1,116 works in 3,379 publications in 4 languages and 25,089 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Commentaries  Meditations  Political platforms  Devotional literature  Creeds  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catechisms 
Roles: Author, Editor, Correspondent, Contributor, win, Recipient, Other, wpr, Honoree, Secretary
Classifications: BT121, 231.3
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The work of the Holy Spirit by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

59 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on Calvinism by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

39 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of lectures was delivered by Abraham Kuyper at the Princeton Theological Seminary in 1898. Over the course of the lectures, he discusses Calvinism and the way it pertains to many aspects of life including politics, science, and art. According to Kuyper, Calvinism has a natural affinity for scientific investigation, because like scientific inquiry, Calvinism seeks to unify the cosmos under universal laws. Predestination, he says, proves that a set of laws exist to govern the world, and science is merely trying to figure them out. When it comes to art, Kuyper launches into a defense of Calvinism, which is often maligned as a religion that seeks to stamp out art and its significance. Readers will find here a thorough and elegant explanation of Calvinism and its particular outlook on life. Anyone wanting to know how the religion is unique among the many Christian sects will find it an enjoyable and informative read. --
Women of the Old Testament by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

18 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic by Dr. A. Kuyper gives us 50 graphic character sketches that radiate scriptural insight. Each character study is based on a specific passage of Scripture
Creating a Christian worldview : Abraham Kuyper's Lectures on Calvinism by Peter S Heslam( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heslam begins by reviewing Kuyper's importance in the history of ideas and explaining why Lectures on Calvinism is still of special interest. In the main body of the book Heslam provides a probing analysis of each of the six lectures in turn. Central to Heslam's analysis is a discussion of the motivation of Kuyper's thought: why did he maintain the standpoints he did, and what did he hope to achieve by doing so? In answering this question, Heslam explores Kuyper's position relative to others of his time and in connection with the events of his own career
Principles of sacred theology by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 2000 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Kuyper : a centennial reader by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Kuyper (1837-1920) is one of the most remarkable men in the history of Reformed Christianity. He was eminent in Dutch public life for half a century and left a deep imprint on Dutch immigrant communities in the United States, Canada, and South Africa. A theologian, politician, journalist, university founder, and seminal thinker in the history of modern Calvinism, Kuyper offered an engaging critique of the nineteenth century that still has much to say at the end of the twentieth. This anthology, published in the centennial year of Kuyper's famous Stone Lectures, gathers sixteen key writings by Kuyper never before available in English. Included in this volume are Kuyper's definitive statements on politics, education, culture, and the religious currents and social problems of his time. Also included are Kuyper's own conversion narrative, his critiques of Modernism and of Holiness theology, his proposals on common grace and Calvinist politics, his reflections on a culture in thrall to pantheism and evolution, and his classic address on "sphere sovereignty." Freshly translated and rendered in a clear, accessible style, these writings clearly display Kuyper's wide-ranging and creative Christian mind. Editor James Bratt provides helpful explanatory notes and an introduction to each piece. Photographs, cartoons, and short excerpts from some of Kuyper's better-known works also make this an attractive volume that will stand as the premier Kuyper reader for years to come. - Publisher
Our worship by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

8 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Few modern figures in the Reformed tradition are as widely influential as Abraham Kuyper, whose views on theology, politics, and Christian culture are renowned. His writings on worship, however, are not as well known. This new English translation of Onze Eredienst fills that gap, offering Kuyper's clearest thinking on worship and liturgy. Though written nearly a hundred years ago, his perspectives on worship are amazingly relevant to our time. / In a substantive introduction Harry Boonstra outlines Kuyper's life and the historical context in which he wrote. Adding even more luster to the volume are concluding essays by John Bolt, Bryan Spinks, Geoffrey Wainwright, and Nicholas Wolterstorff."--Publisher's description
The Revelation of St. John by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

5 editions published between 1935 and 1998 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Revelation of St. John, presented here in English garb, forms the greater part of the fourth and last volume of Dr. Kuyper's work: 'The consummation of the world.'"
E voto Dordraceno : toelichting op den Heidelbergschen Catechismus by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

19 editions published between 1892 and 1923 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To be near unto God by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

16 editions published between 1908 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvinism; six Stone-lectures by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

22 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of sacred theology; its principles by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

8 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvinism : six lectures delivered in the Theological Seminary at Princeton by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

7 editions published between 1899 and 2012 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ons program" by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

32 editions published between 1879 and 1907 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzamelde artikelen, waarin het programma der antirevolutionaire partij uitvoerig wordt uiteengezet
The problem of poverty by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His decease at Jerusalem : meditations on the passion and death of Our Lord by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

2 editions published between 1928 and 1946 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wisdom & wonder : common grace in science & art by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

10 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Drie Formulieren van Eenigheid : gelijk die voor de Gereformeerde Kerken dezer landen zijn vastgesteld op de Nationale Synode van Dordrecht by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

53 editions published between 1895 and 1962 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women of the New Testament; 30 devotional messages for women's groups by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

10 editions published between 1934 and 1981 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Varia Americana by Abraham Kuyper( Book )

9 editions published between 1899 and 1927 in Dutch and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Creating a Christian worldview : Abraham Kuyper's Lectures on Calvinism
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Lectures on CalvinismWomen of the Old TestamentCreating a Christian worldview : Abraham Kuyper's Lectures on CalvinismAbraham Kuyper : a centennial readerOur worshipThe Revelation of St. JohnTo be near unto GodThe problem of povertyWomen of the New Testament; 30 devotional messages for women's groups
Alternative Names
Abraham Kuijper

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Kuijper, A. 1837-1920

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Абрагам Кёйпэр

Абрахам Кёйпер

Кёйпер, Абрахам

أبراهام كاوبر

أبراهام كاوبر سياسي هولندي

아브라함 카이퍼

アブラハム・カイパー

カイパー, A.

カイパー, アブラハム

カイパア, A.

亞伯拉罕·凱柏

Languages
English (255)

Dutch (134)

Korean (2)

Latin (1)