The Federal Theology of Johannes Cocceius (1603-1669)

The Federal Theology of Johannes Cocceius (1603-1669)

by Willem van Asselt, Willem Vanasselt

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789004119987
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 04/17/2001
Series: Studies in the History of Christian Traditions Series , #100
Pages: 364
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.72(d)

About the Author

Willem Jan van Asselt, Ph.D. (1988) in Theology, University of Utrecht is Associate Professor in the history of Reformed Theology at Utrecht University, The Netherlands. He published several articles and books on Cocceian theology and Protestant Scholasticism including Reformation and Scholasticism (Baker Bookhouse, 2000).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction
A Brief Sketch of the Life of Cocceius in the Context of His Times

PART I. THE SOURCES OF KNOWLEDGE
1. A Survey of the Summa Doctrinae and the Summa Theologiae
2. The Sources of Knowledge
3. Philosophy and Theology
4. The Holy Scriptures

PART II. THE DOCTRINE OF GOD
5. The Structure of the Doctrine of God
6. The Arguments for the Existence of God
7. The Attributes of God
8. The Doctrine of the Trinity

PART III. GOD IN RELATION TO HISTORY
9. The Doctrine of the Decrees
10. The Doctrine of the Eternal Pact
11. The Doctrine of the Covenants
12. The Abrogations of the Covenant of Works

PART IV. RECONSTRUCTION AND EVALUATION
13. Reconstruction
14. Evaluation

Appendices
Appendix I. The Origins of Federal Theology
Appendix II. The Auction Catalogue of Cocceius’ Library
Appendix III. Impact of Cocceius’ Federal Theology

Bibliography
Abbreviations
Indices
Index of Names
Index of Terms
Index of Places

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