By James D. Bratt,Mark A. Noll
This is the 1st full-scale English-language biography of the hugely influential and astonishingly multifaceted Abraham Kuyper (1837-1920) -- theologian, minister, flesh presser, newspaper editor, academic innovator, Calvinist reformer, and best minister of the Netherlands from 1901 to 1905.
James Bratt is the fitting student to inform the tale of Kuyper's extraordinary existence and paintings. He expertly strains the foundation and improvement of Kuyper's signature strategies -- universal grace, Christian worldview, sphere sovereignty, Christian engagement with modern tradition -- within the dynamic context of his life's story.
in accordance with voluminous basic and secondary Dutch resources, Bratt's Abraham Kuyper: smooth Calvinist, Christian Democrat will turn out to be the go-to biography of this significant determine whose rules and impression expand a ways past his personal time and position.
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Abraham Kuyper: Modern Calvinist, Christian Democrat (Library of Religious Biography (LRB)) by James D. Bratt,Mark A. Noll