By Frank Hugh Foster
First released in 1907, this article presents a systematic therapy of recent England theology and American dogmatic historical past. Frank Hugh Foster analyses the eighteenth-century upward thrust of the varsity of recent England theology, which grew to become the dominant university of proposal in New England congregationalism and, as argued by way of Foster, a ‘world phenomenon’. The chapters come up from readings of a number of the unique perspectives of such contemporaries as Jonathan Edwards, Joseph Bellamy and Samuel Hopkins, putting them in the ancient and theological context during which they built. a desirable and precise name, this reissue could be of price to scholars of theology and Church background with a specific curiosity within the improvement of yankee spiritual notion.
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