By Ben Witherington III

there is not any doubting the legacy of the Protestant Reformers and their successors. Luther, Calvin, and Wesley not just spawned particular denominational traditions, yet their writings were instrumental in forging a extensively embraced evangelical theology besides. during this quantity, Ben Witherington wrestles with many of the mammoth principles of those significant conventional theological platforms (sin, God's sovereignty, prophecy, grace, and the Holy Spirit), asking difficult questions about their biblical foundations. Witherington argues that evangelicalism occasionally wrongly assumes a biblical warrant for a few of its extra well known ideals and, extra, he pushes the reader to have interaction the bigger tale and plot of the Bible to appreciate those principal components of belief.

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