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Four Views on the Historical Adam
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Overview

As a part of the Counterpoints series, Four Views on the Historical Adam clearly outlines four primary views on Adam held by evangelicals, featuring top-notch proponents of each view presenting their positions in their own words and critiquing the positions with which they disagree. You will come away with a better understanding of the key biblical and theological issues at stake and of the implications of Adam for contemporary Christian witness and church life.

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Key Features

  • Provides numerous perspectives on Adam
  • Compares and critique multiple distinct views
  • Includes contributions from a diverse assortment of distinguished scholars and theologians

Contents

  • Introduction: “Adam, to Be or Not to Be?” by Matthew Barrett and Ardel B. Caneday
  • “No Historical Adam: Evolutionary Creation View” by Denis O. Lamoureux
  • “A Historical Adam: Archetypal Creation View” by John H. Walton
  • “A Historical Adam: Old-Earth Creation View” by C. John Collins
  • “A Historical Adam: Young-Earth Creation View” by William D. Barrick
  • Pastoral Reflection 1: “Whether or Not There Was a Historical Adam, Our Faith Is Secure” by Gregory A. Boyd
  • Pastoral Reflection 2: “We Cannot Understand the World or Our Faith without a Real, Historical Adam” by Philip G. Ryken

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About the Editors

Matthew Barrett (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is assistant professor of Chris tian studies at California Baptist University as well as the founder and executive editor of Credo Magazine. He is the author of several books, including Salvation by Grace: The Case for Effectual Calling and Regeneration.

Ardel B. Caneday (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is professor of New Testament and Greek at the University of Northwestern — St. Paul in the department of biblical and theological studies, where he has taught for more than twenty years. He is the coauthor of The Race Set Before Us: A Biblical Theology of Perseverance and Assurance.

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