Customer Reviews for

God's Good World: Reclaiming the Doctrine of Creation

Average Rating 5
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
Page 1 of 1
  • Posted January 27, 2014

    I have been waiting for a book like ¿God¿s Good World¿ for years

    I have been waiting for a book like “God’s Good World” for years.  I remember, when in seminary, reading books like the “Goldsworthy
    Trilogy” and “Creation Regained” and they transformed forever how I looked at redemption.  Well, Jonathan Wilson has brought together
    through his pen forth the best book I have read that reminds us that to fully grasp Christ’s work of redemption one must begin – as the
    Biblical narrative itself does – with the doctrine of creation.  

    I think it was Al Wolters in his influentialCreation Regained (Eerdmans; $15.00) who quipped that a robust doctrine of creation is useful
    for more than defeating evolutionists, and, in fact, includes the structures and institutions built into the created order (like, say, obviously,
    family and government or the possibility for art and science, work and recreation) and not just rocks, bears and galaxies. To have a
    full-orbed and fully fruitful view of creation, we will have to examine all the implications of the reality, and this fine book takes up this
    challenge wonderfully.

    The book has, overall received rave reviews from multiple corners of the Church.  Old Testament scholar Tremper Longman said that
    “In the current discussions concerning the biblical doctrine of creation, we often bypass what is most important to us as Christians as
    we debate the issues like the age of the earth or the length of creation days. Jonathan Wilson corrects this oversight as he masterfully
    guides us to a rich appreciation of God as our Creator and Redeemer.”  

    This is a great book and, in closing, I would like to say that it not only unlocks vital insights about the nature of creation, and the
    implications of living in a created reality but it points us towards the very character of a God who is a creator.  Solid.  Wise.  Encouraging.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
Page 1 of 1