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Dispensationalism

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Dallas Seminary Press 1951

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Overview

This is Chafer's classic account of dispensationalism. In just over 100 pages, Chafer gives the definition, history, context, and application of this doctrine. He addresses objections and clarifies what dispensationalism is using Scripture as a guide. As one of the first works on modern dispensationalism, Chafer's volume is especially important in the study and understanding of this influential principle.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction to Dispensationalism
  • The Creatures of God Viewed Dispensationally
  • Scripture Doctrine Viewed Dispensationally
  • A Future Hope
  • Dispensationalism in the Light of Divine Grace
  • Conclusion

Key Features

  • Careful examination of doctrine by one of the most influential twentieth-century theologians
  • Includes detailed table of contents
  • Written by one of the key founders of modern dispensationalism

Praise for the Print Edition

No subject was more dear to the heart of Dr. Lewis Sperry Chafer than the teaching of the Scriptures on the spiritual life.

John F. Walvoord, president of Dallas Theological Seminary

I welcome therefore this present book on these fundamental truths. Having had the privilege of seeing it in manuscript, I bespeak for it the candid attention of all who are concerned for the truth of God.

—C.I. Scofield, in the preface to the 1936 edition of The Kingdom in History and Prophecy

I am glad of the privilege of calling attention to a presentation of the way of salvation which is certain to lead all who read it earnestly to a living faith in Christ, and then to a constant joy because of the abundant and assured provision of God for the Christian life.

—W. H. Griffith Thomas, in the preface to the 1917 edition of Salvation

Product Details

  • Title: Dispensationalism
  • Author: Lewis Sperry Chafer
  • Publisher: Dallas Seminary Press
  • Publication Date: 1951
  • Pages: 108

About Lewis Sperry Chafer

Lewis Sperry Chafer (1871-1952) was an American Presbyterian clergyman and educator, born in Rock Creek, Ohio. He studied at New Lyme Academy in Ohio, at Oberlin (Ohio) Conservatory and College, and under C. I. Scofield. Ordained in 1900, he was a traveling evangelist from 1900-1914, and a Bible lecturer from 1914-1924. He also taught Bible at the Philadelphia School of the Bible from 1914-1923. In 1924, he founded the Evangelical Theological College (now Dallas Theological Seminary) and was its president and professor of systematic theology until his death. He is also the author of Systematic Theology (8 Vols.) and was also the editor of Bibliotheca Sacra.

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