Created in God’s Image has ratings and 36 reviews. Josue said: Aside from Hoekema’s apparent belief that the universe is millions of years old, and a. According to Scripture, humankind was created in the image of God. Hoekema discusses the implications of this theme, devoting several chapters to the biblical . Hoekema, Anthony A., Created in God’s image. Bibliography: p. Includes index. 1. Man (Christian theology). 2. Reformed Church — Doctrines. I. Title.
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Created in God’s Image – Anthony A. Hoekema : Eerdmans
You are commenting using your Facebook account. Because man is material and non-material, the church must be concern for man as a whole person. This is a great book that deals with various aspects of biblical anthropology. Books by Anthony A. Created in God’s Image Anthony A.
Created in God’s Image
This will lead into questions about whether all reform theologians believe in a covenant of works. Extensive bibliography, fully indexed.
This is a more basic text on the nature of man and sin than Berkouwer’s works. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 30, David rated it did not like it Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. December 1, by EvangelZ. Extensive bibliography, fully indexed.
Dec 04, Braley Chambers rated it it was amazing. The writing is clean, readable, organized, and biblical. A tremendous introduction to the nature of the image of God and what it means for humanity to be created in that image.
Sep 18, Joseph Pieri rated it liked it. Hoekema, though firmly established in the reformed tradition, provides a framework for understanding biblical anthropology that neither parrots what has previously been written regarding the subject nor strays out of the bounds of biblical orthodoxy for the sake of novelty.
Book Review: “Created in God’s Image” by Anthony A. Hoekema | The Domain for Truth
We must learn to know what the image of God is by looking at Jesus Christ. The Question of the Selfimage. He attended Calvin College A. Hoekema has written a book which can help any believer understand the concept of being created in God’s image.
It gives a Christian anthropology within an expository volume. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
Rather, he gives a very refreshing and compelling take on what the scriptures teach about the doctrine of man, appealing to ceated standard works of the past Calvin, Bavinck, Berkhof, Berkouwer, etc. The Question of Freedom. At the end of the day, he concludes that man is not able to be separated into parts, but must be seen as a unitary being.
Excellent teaching on the subject.
Reformed theologian Anthony Hoekema successfully defends the theological anthropology of neocalvinism also known as the Dutch Reformed tradition. Don’t Miss a Thing! Most concepts were well defined and provided Biblical and theological support. I am not so sure Berkouwer is doing that.
I would disagree with his covenantal persuasion, his reference to Mother Teresa and his bent toward psychology; but creatwd treatment of the doctrine of man, the image of God, sin and the issue of freedom is excellent!
His practical applications on treating man as a whole man are interesting, if underdeveloped. Doctrine of Man taught from a Reformed theology. Dec 01, Billy Yarosh rated it it was amazing. Account Options Sign in.