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Redemption and Restoration of Man in the Thought of Richard Baxter

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Regent College Publishing 2003

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Overview

J.I. Packer provides a full and sympathetic exposition of Richard Baxter’s doctrine of humanity.

Originally submitted as a dissertation at Oxford University in 1954, J.I. Packer’s The Redemption and Restoration of Man in the Thought of Richard Baxter details Baxter’s development of humanity’s creation and fall; its redemption by Christ Jesus; and its restoration in the image of God through the obedience of faith by the power of the Holy Spirit.

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Key Features

  • Provides a full and sympathetic exposition of Richard Baxter’s doctrine of humanity
  • Presents J.I. Packer’s dissertation from Oxford to the public for the first time
  • Details Baxter’s doctrine of humanity’s creation, fall, redemption, and restoration

Contents

  • The Theologian
    • Puritanism as Baxter Saw It
    • Puritan Theology
    • The Puritan
    • The Man and His Mind
  • The Ruin of the Race
    • Man: Created
    • Man: Fallen
    • The Art of Preaching
  • The Redemption of the World
    • The Growth of the Synthesis
    • The Kingdom of Christ
    • Justification by Faith
    • The Seals of the Covenant
    • The Law of Christ
  • The Restoration of the Elect
    • The Work of the Holy Spirit
    • The Errors of Antinomianism
    • “Heart-Work and Heaven-Work”

Praise for the Print Edition

Shows Packer as a scholar with a gift for rigorous analysis and clarity for expression.

Alister McGrath, chair in theology, ministry, and education, King’s College, London

Product Details

  • Title: Redemption and Restoration of Man in the Thought of Richard Baxter
  • Author: J.I. Packer
  • Series: Studies in Christian History and Thought
  • Publisher: Paternoster
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Pages: 428
  • Christian Group: Anglican
  • Resource Type: Monographs
  • Topic: Theology

About J.I. Packer

J.I. Packer is considered one of the most influential evangelicals in North America. Packer committed his life to Christian service after hearing lectures from C.S. Lewis while studying at Oxford. In the 1950s, Packer was ordained a deacon and priest in the Church of England. Before moving to Canada, he lectured at several schools, including Tyndale Hall in Bristol, Latimer House in Oxford, and Oak Hill Theological College in London. Packer is currently a professor of theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia, and serves as the honorary president of the Latimer Trust.

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