In this book Robert G. Here you'll encounter a lively and productive debate among respected Christian scholars that will help you gain clearer and deeper understanding of the different ways the church approaches the meaning of the millennium. But since that time there have also been many disagreements. Hoyt on dispensational premillennialism, Loraine Boettner on post-millennialism and Anthony A.
The Meaning of the Millennium: Four Views #ad - How will christ return? when will he return? What sort of kingdom will he establish? What is the meaning of the millennium? These questions persist today. Clouse brings together proponents of each view: George Eldon Ladd on historic premillenniallism, Herman A.
Three Views on the Millennium and BeyondZondervan Academic #ad - Three views on the millennium and beyond lets you compare and contrast three important eschatological viewpoints to gain a better understanding of how Christianity’s great hope, the return of Jesus, is understood by the church. This book gives each view a forum for presentation, critique, and defense.
Are these the last days? could jesus return at any time to establish his thousand-year reign on earth? What is the nature of Christ’s millennial kingdom referred to in the book of Revelation? What must happen before Jesus returns, postmillennial, and what part does the church play? Three predominant views held by evangelicals seek to answer these and related questions: premillennial, and amillennial.
Three Views on the Millennium and Beyond #ad - Counterpoints books address two categories: Church Life and Bible and Theology. Besides each contributor’s personal perspective, various interpretations of the different positions are discussed in the essays. The counterpoints series provides a forum for comparison and critique of different views on issues important to Christians.
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Are Miraculous Gifts for Today?Zondervan Academic #ad - It provides an impartial format for comparing the four main lines of thinking: cessationist, open but cautious, third wave, and Pentecostal/charismatic. Downloading them into your own understanding takes effort, but the worldwide network that you join is the fellowship of the Spirit! The Counterpoints series provides a forum for comparison and critique of different views on issues important to Christians.
This thought-provoking book will help Christians on every side of the miraculous gifts debate to better understand their own position and the positions of others. Zondervan. What’s the answer? is there an answer? Are Miraculous Gifts for Today? takes you to the heart of the charismatic controversy. Complete your library with other books in the Counterpoints series.
Are Miraculous Gifts for Today? #ad - . Maybe, say a large sector of open-but-cautious evangelicals. Are the gifts of tongues, and healing for today? No, prophecy, say cessationists. The authors present their positions in an interactive setting that allows for critique, clarification, and defense. Counterpoints books address two categories: Church Life and Bible and Theology.
Yes, say pentecostal and Third Wave Christians. Wayne grudem has brought online the four major views on miraculous gifts today.
Surprised by the Power of the SpiritZondervan Academic #ad - He also describes several reliable cases of people who were miraculously healed or who heard God speak in an unmistakable way. What caused a former dallas seminary professor to believe that the miraculous gifts of the Holy Spirit are being given today? What convinced someone skeptical about miracles that God still speaks and heals? A dramatic change took place in Jack Deere's life when he took a fresh look at the Scriptures.
He discovered that his arguments against miraculous gifts were based more on prejudice and lack of personal experience than on the Bible. Finally, he gives sound advice for using spiritual gifts in the church. In surprised by the power of the Spirit, Deere provides a strong biblical defense for the Spirit's speaking and healing ministries today.
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The Bible and the FutureEerdmans #ad - Zondervan. Great product! Anthony hoekema brings to the study of biblical prophecy and eschatology a maturity that is rare among contemporary works on the subject.
The Presence of the Future: The Eschatology of Biblical RealismEerdmans #ad - Great product! . Zondervan. Throughout the book he develops his thesis that the kingdom of God involves two great movements--fulfillment within history and consummation at the end of history. After surveying the debate of eschatology, Ladd discusses the promise of the kingdom, the fulfillment of the promise, and the consummation of the promise.
Kingdom Come: The Amillennial AlternativeMentor #ad - Zondervan. The second coming of Christ is a matter of sharp disagreement amongst Christians. However, premillennialism is not the only option for Christians. In this important new book, sam storms provides a biblical rationale for amillennialism; the belief that 1, 000 years mentioned in the book of Revelation is symbolic with the emphasis being the King and his Kingdom.
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Has the Church Replaced Israel?: A Theological EvaluationB&H Academic #ad - Thoroughly vetting the most important hermeneutical and theological issues related to the Israel/church relationship, Vlach explains why, "there are compelling scriptural reasons in both testaments to believe in a future salvation and restoration of the nation Israel. Zondervan. Mentor. Vlach evaluates the doctrine of replacement theology also known as supersessionism down through history but ultimately argues in favor of the nonsupersessionist position.
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Historical Theology: An Introduction to Christian DoctrineZondervan Academic #ad - Zondervan. The text includes a generous mix of primary source material as well, Calvin, Barth, citing the words of Cyprian, Luther, Augustine, Aquinas, and others. Most historical theology texts follow Christian beliefs chronologically, discussing notable doctrinal developments for all areas of theology according to their historical appearance.
In historical theology, gregg allison offers students the opportunity to study the historical development of theology according to a topical-chronological arrangement, setting out the history of Christian doctrine one theological element at a time. And while this may be good history, it can make for confusing theology, movements, with the classic theological loci scattered throughout various time periods, and controversies.
Historical Theology: An Introduction to Christian Doctrine #ad - . Such an approach allows readers to concentrate on one tenet of Christianity and its formulation in the early church, and post-Reformation era, Reformation, through the Middle Ages, and into the modern period. Great product! Historical theology is a superb resource for those familiar with Wayne Grudem’s Systematic Theology or interested in understanding the development of Christian theology.
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DispensationalismMoody Publishers #ad - Great product! This revised and expanded version of that book will prove to be an invaluable reference tool for your library. Highly acclaimed theologian Dr. Ryrie addresses this crucial issue from the perspective of classic dispensationalism. Mentor. Charles C. Dispensationalism continues to provoke heated debate within the Christian world.
In his best-selling book, written more than 50 years ago, Dispensationalism Today, Dr. Ryrie made this complex subject more understandable for thousands worldwide. Zondervan. He confronts the views of covenant theology, historical premillennialism, and in this revised edition, ultradispensationalism, the increasingly popular progressive dispensationalism.
Cuatro Puntos de Vista Sobre el Apocalipsis Spanish EditionVida #ad - Este libro explora las cuatro principales corrientes de interpretación del Apocalipsis: la preterista, la idealista, la futurista dispensacionalista clásica y la dispensacionalista progresiva. Mentor. Great product! Este enfoque es ideal para comparar y contrastar las interpretaciones, de modo que se pueda llegar a una conclusión personal sobre la interpretación y significado del Apocalipsis.
Cada autor no solo presenta su propia postura, sino que comenta brevemente las otras posturas presentadas. Zondervan.