By James D. Bratt,Mark A. Noll
This is the 1st full-scale English-language biography of the hugely influential and astonishingly multifaceted Abraham Kuyper (1837-1920) -- theologian, minister, flesh presser, newspaper editor, academic innovator, Calvinist reformer, and top minister of the Netherlands from 1901 to 1905.
James Bratt is the fitting pupil to inform the tale of Kuyper's awesome lifestyles and paintings. He expertly lines the starting place and improvement of Kuyper's signature suggestions -- universal grace, Christian worldview, sphere sovereignty, Christian engagement with modern tradition -- within the dynamic context of his life's story.
in line with voluminous basic and secondary Dutch assets, Bratt's Abraham Kuyper: smooth Calvinist, Christian Democrat will turn out to be the go-to biography of this significant determine whose principles and impact expand some distance past his personal time and position.
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Abraham Kuyper: Modern Calvinist, Christian Democrat (Library of Religious Biography (LRB)) by James D. Bratt,Mark A. Noll