Over a period of sixty-four years, Geerhardus Vos "put before Christendom an unmatched Reformed biblical-theological corpus," writes Danny E. Olinger. Vos's many writings including books, reviews, articles, sermons, and poems sought to interpret biblical revelation in light of Jesus Christ. In this fine anthology, passages have been extracted from Vos's published and unpublished writings and are organized by subject, giving contemporary readers an unparalleled opportunity to learn firsthand what Vos wrote on more than 350 different topics.
Over a period of sixty-four years, Geerhardus Vos put before Christendom an unmatched Reformed biblical-theological corpus, writes Danny E. Olinger. In [these] books, reviews, articles, sermons, and poems, Vos consistently labored to show that the diverse strands of biblical revelation from Genesis to Revelation are centered in Jesus Christ. For the first time, passages extracted from Voss published and unpublished writings are organized by subject, giving twenty-first-century readers an unparalleled opportunity to learn firsthand what Vos wrote on more than 350 topics.
A comprehensive anthology of quotations by renowned biblical theologian Geerhardus Vos. Drawing from rare Vos texts and more familiar published works, Olinger includes complete citations on a range of topics, making this volume a definitive reference work and an invaluable resource for the scholar, pastor, and layman alike.
By extracting the nub of Vos on key biblical-theological topics, Olinger provides a way into the blossoming riches of the great Princetonians insights. With these encouragements, the full Vosian corpus is hopefully even more accessible.
Vos was a model theologian, both rigorously orthodox and brilliantly insightful into the biblical text. This anthology manifests the impressive breadth of his interests and insights. A useful reference tool, it should stimulate and direct those wishing to explore particular lines of his thought.
Many have desired a topical approach to the encyclopedia of Voss writings. It has arrived! Olingers incredible labor places at our fingertips a quick reference into the intuitive and penetrating genius of Voss biblical understanding.
His masterful compendium of Voss writings provides us with comprehensive access to a great theological mind. Time and again Voss sage comments add new light to the subject he explores. For Vos there is no dichotomy between doctrine and life. And rather than undermine the enterprise of systematic theology, he consistently reinforces the truth of each basic rubric. All of the familiar trajectories of Voss biblical theology are present. A rich resource for preachers and future scholars, this treasury should help stimulate the minds and form the lives of thoughtful Christians.
Have a question about this product? Ask us here.
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.