…continues to thrive worldwide. —Publishers Weekly Vinson Synan is distinguished professor of Christian history at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The Dictionary of Historical Theology Author: Trevor Hart Publisher: Paternoster Publication Date: 2000 Pages: 599 Sample Pages: 1 | … more
Louis Berkhof (1873–1957) was a Reformed theologian whose works remain highly influential. He taught at at Calvin Theological Seminary from 1906 and served as its president from 1931–1944.
Berkhof’s writings, including his Systematic Theology, presented Reformed thought in the tradition of John Calvin, Abraham Kuyper, and Herman Bavinck. Throughout his tenure at Calvin, he stressed the importance of orthodoxy, a focus shown in his works.