By Bellville, South Africa) Edited by Ernst M. Conradie (University of the Western Cape
This quantity explores the legacy of the Dutch theologian and statesman Abraham Kuyper for modern Christian ecotheology. a very important challenge in ecotheology is the right way to do justice to either production and salvation as acts of God, given the impression of the environmental quandary and the fear for construction (as creatura). Can Kuyper aid one during this regard, given his arguable legacy, specially in South Africa? the amount explores Kuyper's notions of revelation, universal grace and new version in this foundation. it truly is established as an inter-continental discussion with a suite of essays via Ernst Conradie, responses from Clifford Anderson, Vincent Bacote, Hans Engdahl, Dirk van Keulen, Cornelis van der Kooi, Benjamin Myers, Leslie van Rooi and Gunter Thomas, and a rejoinder.
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