Four Views on the Historical Adam
Zondervan, 2013 - Religion - 288 pages
As a part of the Counterpoints series, Four Views on the Historical Adam clearly outlines four primary views on Adam held by evangelicals, featuring top-notch proponents of each view presenting their positions in their own words and critiquing the positions with which they disagree. You will come away with a better understanding of the key biblical and theological issues at stake and of the implications of Adam for contemporary Christian witness and church life.
Contributors include Denis O. Lamoureux, John H. Walton, C. John Collins, and William Barrick. Each focuses his essay on answering the following questions:
Concluding reflections by pastor-scholars Gregory A. Boyd and Philip Graham Ryken highlight the significance of the topic in the faith of everyday believers.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pomo58 - LibraryThing
The Counterpoints Series, of which this is a volume, is designed to present several common viewpoints on an issue, rebuttal from representatives of the other viewpoints, then a pastoral reflection ... Read full review
Well rounded, but needs ideas for further studyUser Review - Floyd Johnson - Christianbook.com
This newest book in Zondervan’s “Conterpoints” series takes look at the role that Adam and Eve play in current theological thinking. Recognizing that much of our understanding of Adam will depend on ... Read full review