Jonathan Edwards and the Enlightenment: Knowing the Presence of God

Jonathan Edwards and the Enlightenment: Knowing the Presence of God

by Josh Moody
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761830545

ISBN-13: 9780761830542

Pub. Date: 08/29/2005

Publisher: University Press of America

A Baptist minister in Connecticut and a scholar of historical theology, Moody examines the thought of New England theologian Edwards (1703-58) against the burgeoning movement now known as the Enlightenment. He finds that knowing the presence of God is particularly important in his epistemology, theology, and practice. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland,

Overview

A Baptist minister in Connecticut and a scholar of historical theology, Moody examines the thought of New England theologian Edwards (1703-58) against the burgeoning movement now known as the Enlightenment. He finds that knowing the presence of God is particularly important in his epistemology, theology, and practice. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761830542
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
08/29/2005
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Summary Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 Edwards and the Enlightenment Chapter 4 One: True Salvation; The Gospel Made Real; The Real Gospel Chapter 5 Two: True Experience; The Sense of True Experience; The Signs of True Experience Chapter 6 Three: True Reality; The Substance; The Inherence of Perception; Beauty Chapter 7 Four: True Light; Reason and Revelation; The Light of Nature; The Light of Revelation Chapter 8 Conclusion: Edwards Past; Edwards Present; Final Word Chapter 9 Bibliography Chapter 10 Index

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