Similar to the author’s Manual of Christian Doctrine, this volume offers a simpler and briefer presentation of Christian doctrine geared especially to high school. Berkhof’s Summary of Christian Doctrine is a very concise version of his Basic information: Louis Berkhof ( – ) was a Reformed systematic. The Nature of Religion. The Bible informs us that man was created in the image of God. When he fell in sin, he did not entirely cease to be the image-bearer of.
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The Holy Spirit illumined their minds, aided their memory, prompted them to write, repressed the influence of sin on their writings, and guided them in the expression of their thoughts even to the choice of og words. To get the most out of it, answer the questions after the end of each chapter. Request a Review Copy. Can also be used as a reference in preparation for a sermon or teaching series. Short, concise, and helpful. It has all the essentials you need in a ordered and straight to the point fashion.
Lists with This Louos. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It was not intended to be an entire systematic theology the author wrote one of those too ; rather it is a brief overview of the basics of the Reformed faith. Berkhof’s is widely acknowledged to be the best brief systematic theology written in the middle part of this century.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. While free of lots of technical excusions, Berkhof was very well versed docrtine the broader theological discussions, both classical and contemporary.
Eerdmans is proud to publish many books that have remained in print for decades – true classics that have stood doctribe test of time. Berkhof’s a summary of Christian doctrine was too short for what he was trying to do.
Jan 10, Josiah Russell rated it it was amazing. Reflections on Commentary Writing by Gordon D. A great overview of Reformed systematic theology.
To ask other readers questions about Summary of Christian Doctrineplease sign up. This book is good for those who’ve never been exposed to systematics of any kind but This books is just what it claims to be: Summaty books is just what it claims to be: Principles of Biblical Interpretation.
This little book was of tremendous help to me after being converted, and is, I think at least, one of the major reasons why I became reformed. Jun 30, Joshua D. This book is good for those who’ve never been exposed to systematics of any kind but want to know the basics of the faith. Refresh and try again. This book really helped me as a new Christian. Dec 26, Dale rated it it was amazing. Apr 29, Eduardo Ocampo rated it liked it.
Summary of Christian Doctrine – Louis Berkhof : Eerdmans
It fits the bill perfectly if you’re looking for a brief on Christian doctrine. Cory Spackman rated it it was amazing May 08, Your favorite Eerdmans summaey can be purchased through leading retailers including Amazon. Just as Berkhof’s Systematic Theology is outstanding in its own field, his Summary of Christian Doctrine is unequalled as a popular handbook of Christian doctrine, written from an evangelical and reformed standpoint.
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Hodge, Outlines of Theology. Eerdmans, ; Banner of Truth, Very sound doctrinally, but wording made the theology hard to understand at times. Worship and Liturgy Sacraments and Rites. Summary of Christian Doctrine by Louis Berkhof.
I found it helpful in strengthening my understanding on them. Technical terms and detailed explanations have been avoided, and important Scripture passages are printed in full.
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Return to Book Page. Mar 16, Allen Haynie rated it it was amazing. Similar books include Concise Theology by J.