Apocalyptic Writings (The Works of Jonathan Edwards Series, Volume 5) (v. 5) download epub
by Jonathan Edwards,Stephen J. Stein
Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) was a Calvinist minister--who played a key role in the Great Awakening--and .
Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) was a Calvinist minister--who played a key role in the Great Awakening--and theologian. He wrote many works (. This volume of Edwards' works is primarily of "historical" interest now (I doubt that Tim LaHaye or Thomas Ice give much credence to Edwards' predictions, at this point); but it is very illuminating for giving one a "complete" picture of the man, the scholar, and the biblical interpreter. 4 people found this helpful.
Jonathan Edwards was the most eminent American an of his time, and a key figure in what has come to be called the First Great Awakening of the 1730s and 1740s.
Apocalyptic Writings (The Works of Jonathan Edwards Series, Volume 5). ISBN. 0300019459 (ISBN13: 9780300019452). Jonathan Edwards was the most eminent American an of his time, and a key figure in what has come to be called the First Great Awakening of the 1730s and 1740s. The only son in a family of eleven children, he entered Yale in September, 1716 when he was not yet thirteen and graduated four years later (1720) as valedictorian. He received his Masters three years later. As a youth, Edwards was unable to accept the Calvinist sovereignty of God.
This volume contains two major works of Jonathan Edwards: an unpublished text of a series of sermons he preached in 1738, know as Charity and Its Fruits, and his Two Dissertations. I. Concerning the End for Which God Created the World. On the Nature of True Virtue, published post-humously in 1765.
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Apocalyptic Writings. Book in the Works of Jonathan Edwards Series). Written over a period of thirty-five years, Edwards' notebook reveals his lifelong fascination with apocalyptic speculation (including its bizarre aspects) and his persistent conviction concerning the usefulness of the visions in the life of the Christian church.
Jonathan Edwards, Stephen J. Stein.
ISBN-13: 978-0300071986. Compiled by Edwards over a period of nearly thirty-five years, this text confirms the centrality of the Bible in his thought.
In 1730, Jonathan Edwards acquired a book-like, leather-bound manuscript containing an interleaved printed . He lives in Bloomington, IN. More like this.
Over the next three decades, Edwards proceeded to write in the manuscript more than five thousand notes and entries relating to biblical texts (though paradoxically he called the manuscript his Blank Bible ). Only a fraction of the entries has ever been published.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1977. Recommend this journal.
The Journal of Religion. Volume 58, Number 4 Oc. 1978. The Works of Jonathan Edwards. Vol. 5: Apocalyptic Writings. Jonathan Edwards, Stephen J.
Category: Christian Books & Bibles
Subcategory: Bible Study & Reference
Publisher: Yale University Press (September 10, 1977)
Pages: 481 pages