Lectures in Systematic Theology (Google eBook)

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1979 - Religion - 450 pages
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In this comprehensive introduction to systematic theology, Thiessen addresses a wide range of substantive issues in sections on theism, bibliology, theology, angelology, anthropology, soteriology, ecclesiology, and eschatology.
  

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A well written book on the basic tenets of Christianity as set forth in God's Word-the Bible. Using it for one of my classes. Read full review

Contents

The Nature and Necessity of Theology
1
The Possibility and Divisions of Theology
7
The Definition and Existence of God
23
The NonChristian WorldViews
32
The Scriptures The Embodiment of a Divine Revelation
43
The Genuineness Credibility and Canonicity of the Books of the Bible
50
The Inspiration of the Scriptures
62
The Nature of God Essence and Attributes
75
The Work of Christ His Resurrection Ascension and Exaltation
243
The Work of the Holy Spirit
251
Election and Vocation
257
Conversion
268
Justification and Regeneration
275
Union with Christ and Adoption
282
Sanctification
287
Perseverance
294

The Nature of God Unity and Trinity
89
The Decrees of God
100
The Works of God Creation
111
The Works of God His Sovereign Rule
119
The Origin Nature Fall and Classification of the Angels
133
The Work and Destiny of the Angels
144
The Origin and Original Character of Man
151
The Unity and Permanent Constitution of Man
158
The Fall of Man Background and Problems
168
The Fall of Man Fact and Immediate Consequences
178
The Fall of Man Imputation and Racial Consequences
185
The Fall of Man The Nature and Final Consequences of Sin
191
The Purpose Plan and Method of God
199
The Person of Christ Historical Views and Preincarnate State
206
The Person of Christ The Humiliation of Christ
211
The Person of Christ The Two Natures and the Character of Christ
219
The Work of Christ His Death
229
The Means of Grace
300
Definition and Founding of the Church
309
The Foundation of the Church the Manner of the Founding and the Organization of Churches
315
The Ordinances of the Church
323
The Mission and Destiny of the Church
330
Personal Eschatology and the Importance of the Second Coming of Christ
337
The Second Coming of Christ The Nature of His Coming and the Purpose of His Coming in the Air
344
The Second Coming of Christ The Purpose of His Coming to Earth and the Period Between the Rapture and the Revelation
355
The Time of His Coming Premillennial
364
The Time of His Coming Pretribulational
370
The Resurrections
380
The Judgments
387
The Millennium
395
The Final State
400
Bibliography
405
Indexes
413
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