Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Here is the first detailed textual and critical study in more than half a century of the New England theology of Jonathan Edwards, his disciples Bellamy, Hopkins, Emmons, and Dwight, and their nineteenth-century successors Taylor, Park, and Harris. Largely forgotten today, their quest for a consistent and coherent Calvinism over a period of two centuries is nevertheless of transforming significance for contemporary Protestant thought. Complete with annotated bibliographies and appendices.
«Anyone wishing to know what a New England theologian said in one or another tract may consult this book, which is the lengthiest summary of their writings ever attempted.» (James Hoopes, Transactors of the C.S.Perce Society)
«This volume deserves the meticulous attention of everyone at all interested in Calvinism as it developed on the American scene.» (Peter Y.De Jong, Calvin Theological Journal)
Title: The Transformation of the New England ...
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing
Publication Date: 1987
Book Condition: Good
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