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By Jonathan R. Huggins

ISBN-10: 1498268226

ISBN-13: 9781498268226

ISBN-10: 1625642288

ISBN-13: 9781625642288

This e-book is a historical-theological research of the Reformed doctrine of Justification. After offering a short background of the doctrine, the paintings makes a speciality of studying the writings of John Calvin, Jonathan Edwards, and N. T. Wright to figure issues of improvement, continuity, and discontinuity in the Reformed culture itself. Drawing upon their works, this e-book argues for a "living" theological perform and identification in case you paintings to formulate Reformed Doctrine.

“It is an alarming honor to be mentioned along Calvin and Edwards. i will not touch upon Huggins’s dialogue of these , yet i'm thankful for his transparent and cautious exposition of my very own suggestion on justification and its relevance to ongoing debates inside diversified sections of the church, and specifically for his attractiveness that what mattered to the Reformers, and may topic to us, is constancy to scripture.”
—N. T. Wright, professor of latest testomony and Early Christianity, St. Andrews University

“What Living Justification proves, within the better of the Reformed culture, is that even the guts of its soteriology, particularly the doctrine of justification via religion, is alive and good, and turning out to be, and studying, and transferring. I heartily suggest this fair-minded and actual comparability of what justification potential to Calvin, Edwards, and N. T. Wright.”
—Scot McKnight, professor of recent testomony, Northern Seminary

“Can the doctrine of justification once more unify instead of divide Christians? Is it a doctrine shaped and reformed in particular contexts, and therefore open to clean perception or even correction? Is N. T. Wright a sound inheritor of the Reformation knowing of justification? Jonathan Huggins solutions all of those questions within the affirmative, delivering us a compelling, hopeful review of the prior, the current, and the way forward for justification.”
—Michael J. Gorman, Raymond E. Brown professor of religious study and theology, St. Mary’s Seminary and University

“Recent years have visible an explosion of curiosity in thinkers and one doctrine: Jonathan Edwards, N. T. Wright, and justification. Jonathan Huggins’s well timed research seeks to attach those 3 to the Reformed culture and its leader progenitor, John Calvin. All scholars and students attracted to justification within the Reformed culture will cash in on this work.”
—Gerald R. McDermott, Jordan-Trexler Professor of faith, Roanoke College

Jonathan Huggins is study affiliate in Systematic Theology and Ecclesiology at Stellenbosch collage. he's additionally Chaplain at Berry collage and a clergyman within the Anglican Church in North the United States. Dr. Huggins lives along with his spouse and 3 childrens in Rome, Georgia.

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