The Anabaptists and Contemporary Baptists: Restoring New Testament Christianity

The Anabaptists and Contemporary Baptists: Restoring New Testament Christianity

by Malcolm B. Yarnell III

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ISBN-13: 9781433681752
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
Publication date: 09/15/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 352
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About the Author



Malcolm B. Yarnell III is professor of Systematic Theology, director of the Oxford Study Program, and director of the Center for Theological Research at Southwestern Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. His books include First Freedom: The Baptist Perspective on Religious Liberty, co-edited with Thomas White and Jason G. Duesing (B&H Academic).

Table of Contents

Editor's Foreword Malcolm B. Yarnell ix

Preface R. Albert Mohler xi

Introduction Richard D. Land 1

Part 1 Theology

1 What Contemporary Baptists Can Learn from the Anabaptists Paige Patterson 11

2 The Anabaptists and Theological Method: "For What They Were Concerned with Was Not Luther's, but Rather God's Word" Malcolm B. Yarnell 27

3 Suffering the Cross: The Life, Theology, and Significance of Leonhard Schiemer Michael D. Wilkinson 49

4 The Anabaptists and Religious Liberty Thomas White 65

5 The Anabaptists and the Great Commission: The Effect of the Radical Reformers on Church Planting Rick Warren 83

Part 2 Balthasar Hubmaier

6 Sufficientia Scripturae: Balthasar Hubmaier's Greatest Contribution to Believers Emir F. Caner 101

7 The Lighthouse of the Reformation: Nikolsburg and Hubmaier's Catechism Jason J. Graffagnino 115

8 Balthasar Hubmaier and Free Will Michael W. McDill 137

9 Balthasar Hubmaier's Integration of Discipline and Theology Simon V. Goncharenko 155

Part 3 History

10 Erasmus, the Reformers, and the Birth of Swiss Anabaptism Abraham Friesen 183

11 Saving Denck: A New Interpretation of the Evidence Ralf Schowalter 215

12 Italian Anabaptism: Was There Ever Such a Thing? Maël Leo David Soliman Disseau 235

13 Dr. Purgatory under Fire: A Summary of Gerhard Westerburg's Doctrine of Purgatory Russell S. Woodbridge 261

Afterword Jason G. Duesing 287

The Contributors 291

Name Index 295

Subject Index 301

Scripture Index 303

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