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Affirming the Apostles’ Creed

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Crossway 2008

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Overview

The Apostles’ Creed is the oldest summary of Christian beliefs. Though often recited in unison, the phrase, “I believe,” makes the creed a deeply personal profession of faith.

In Affirming the Apostles’ Creed, Packer explains the meaning and implications of each phrase of the creed. Each concise chapter serves as an invitation to dive further into the essentials of the Christian faith via the creed, and concludes with discussion questions and suggestions for further study.

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Key Features

  • Presents a key work on the Christian life by renowned Bible scholar J.I. Packer
  • Offers questions and suggested Scripture passages for further study
  • Addresses contemporary, spiritual issues through a biblical lens

Contents

  • I Believe in God
  • The God I Believe In
  • The Father Almighty
  • Almighty
  • Maker of Heaven and Earth
  • And in Jesus Christ
  • His Only Son
  • Born of the Virgin Mary
  • Suffered under Pontius Pilate
  • He Descended into Hell
  • The Third Day
  • He Ascended into Heaven
  • He Shall Come
  • I Believe in the Holy Spirit
  • The Holy Catholic Church
  • Forgiveness of Sins
  • Resurrection of the Body
  • The Life Everlasting

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About J.I. Packer

J.I. Packer, is considered one of the most influential evangelicals in North America. Packer committed his life to Christ after hearing lectures from C.S. Lewis 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 at 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. Packer has written and edited numerous books, including Illustrated Manners and Customs of the Bible and Concise Theology. He is also the editor of the English Standard Version of the Bible, the New Bible Dictionary, and New Dictionary of Theology.

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