Calvin and the Atonement   -     By: Robert A. Peterson Sr.
Buy Item $18.00 Retail: $20.00 Save 10% ($2.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Calvin and the Atonement

Christian Focus / 1999 / Paperback

$18.00 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $20.00
|
Save 10% ($2.00)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW23774

Current Promotions
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

From the publisher: John Calvin had a profound understanding of the atoning work of Christ. In this book Robert Peterson first examines what Calvin says regarding the love of God, the Incarnation, and Christ's offices of prophet, priest and king. He goes on to consider Calvin's comments on other aspects of Christ's work: he is the second Adam, the victor, the substitute, the sacrifice and the example.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 160
Vendor: Christian Focus
Publication Date: 1999
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 (inches)
ISBN: 1857923774
ISBN-13: 9781857923773
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Related Products

  1. Opinions on Atonement in Christian Thought
    Opinions on Atonement in Christian Thought
    Stephen Finlan
    Michael Glazier / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $16.16 Retail: $17.95 Save 10% ($1.79)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW659861
  2. Calvin and the Biblical Languages
    Calvin and the Biblical Languages
    John D. Currid
    Mentor / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $7.49 Retail: $16.99 Save 56% ($9.50)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW502126
  3. Jonathan Edwards and Hell
    Jonathan Edwards and Hell
    Christopher W. Morgan
    Christian Focus Publications / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 33% ($6.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW929179
  4. The Word and Prayer: Classic Devotions from the Minor Prophets
    The Word and Prayer: Classic Devotions from the Minor Prophets
    John Calvin
    Solid Ground Christian Books / Trade Paperback
    $9.89 Retail: $10.99 Save 10% ($1.10)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW74691

Publisher's Description

John Calvin had a profound understanding of the atoning work of Christ. His writings are still one of the major sources scholars and others rely on to give insight into what was accomplished by Jesus on the cross.

In this book Robert Peterson first examines what Calvin says regarding the love of God, the Incarnation, and Christ's offices of prophet, priest and king. He goes on to consider Calvin's comments on other aspects of Christ's work: he is the second Adam, the victor, the substitute, the sacrifice and the example.

Author Bio

Robert Peterson is Professor of Systematic Theology at Covenant Theological Seminary, St Louis, Missouri. He has authored and edited a host of other books including Calvin and the Atonement.

Editorial Reviews

"This is a brilliant little book for preachers to read and re-read...Calvin's teaching on the atonement is rich and multi-faceted."
"Calvin dealt with Christ's saving ministry, as with all other biblical themes, in a different way.... Dr. Peterson's monograph lays out the elements of this synthesis in a way that Calvin himself would certainly have approved. The task has not been tackled in print before in so adequate a manner, and this essay is something of a milestone. I commend it heartily, both as a fine contribution to modern Calvin studies and as a worthy presentation of insights into a central theme of scripture from one of the greatest Bible expositors of all time."
"Rather than fall into the trap of insisting on one 'theory' of the atonement, John Calvin recognised that the biblical teaching presents us with a multi-faceted jewel. His brilliant exposition stressed the many-sidedness and the profundity of the work of Christ. The great strength of Dr Robert Peterson's work lies in his grasps of Calvin's biblical vision and the clarity and enthusiasm with which he expounds it. Sixteen years after its first publication this revised edition of Calvin and the Atonement will be welcomed by a new generation of readers."

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
(1)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Value:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
0%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1
  1. tobey
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    March 10, 2003
    tobey
    Excellent thorough summary of Calvin's thoughts on the finished work of Christ. Calvin got it right at a time when the heart of the Gospel message was being muted.
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Replant: How a Dying Church Can Grow Again - eBookeBOOK
    Replant: How a Dying Church Can Grow Again - eBook
    Darrin Patrick, Mark DeVine
    David C. Cook / 2014 / ePub
    $9.69 Retail: $14.99 Save 35% ($5.30)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW49756EB
  2. Shame Interrupted: How God Lifts the Pain of Worthlessness and Rejection - eBookeBOOK
    Shame Interrupted: How God Lifts the Pain of Worthlessness and Rejection - eBook
    Edward T. Welch
    New Growth Press / 2012 / ePub
    $2.39 Retail: $17.99 Save 87% ($15.60)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW45525EB
  3. Dictionary of Everyday Theology and Culture
    Dictionary of Everyday Theology and Culture
    Bruce Demarest, Keith J. Matthews
    NavPress / 2010 / Hardcover
    $7.99 Retail: $24.99 Save 68% ($17.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW061929
  4. Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest - eBookeBOOK
    Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest - eBook
    Edward T. Welch
    New Growth Press / 2007 / ePub
    $9.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 38% ($6.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW45515EB

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search