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 major minister of the Netherlands from 1901 to 1905.
James Bratt is definitely the right pupil to inform the tale of Kuyper's extraordinary lifestyles and paintings. He expertly strains the beginning and improvement of Kuyper's signature thoughts -- 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: glossy Calvinist, Christian Democrat will end up to be the go-to biography of this significant determine whose rules and effect expand some distance past his personal time and position.
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