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Sionate and lucid advocacy of an evangelical universalism not only engages with key passages in the context of the overall biblical narrative but also treats clearly the profound theological and philosophical issues to which that narrative gives rise readers will find this book an excellent accessible and indispensable aid in their own attempts to grapple with what its author describes as 'a hell of a problem' ” Andrew T Lincoln Portland Chair in New Testament Studies University of Gloucestershire I was struck by the persuasiveness of many of Gregory MacDonald's arguments not least since they rest in an unusually adept interweaving of biblical exegesis with relevant philosophical and theological considerations ” Joel B Green Profe.

evangelical ebok universalist kindle The Evangelical kindle The Evangelical Universalist eBookSionate and lucid advocacy of an evangelical universalism not only engages with key passages in the context of the overall biblical narrative but also treats clearly the profound theological and philosophical issues to which that narrative gives rise readers will find this book an excellent accessible and indispensable aid in their own attempts to grapple with what its author describes as 'a hell of a problem' ” Andrew T Lincoln Portland Chair in New Testament Studies University of Gloucestershire I was struck by the persuasiveness of many of Gregory MacDonald's arguments not least since they rest in an unusually adept interweaving of biblical exegesis with relevant philosophical and theological considerations ” Joel B Green Profe.

[Reading] ➼ The Evangelical Universalist By Gregory MacDonald – Renegades-bempflingen.de Can an orthodox Christian committed to the historic faith of the Church and the authority of the Bible be a universalist? Is it possible to believe that salvation is found only by grace through faith Can an orthodox Christian committed to the historic faith of the Church and the authority of the Bible be a universalist? Is it possible to believe that salvation is found only by grace through faith in Christ and yet to maintain that in the end all people will be saved? Can one believe passionately in mission if one does not think that anyone will be lost forever? Could universalism be consistent with the teachings of the Bible? Gregory MacDonald argues that the answer is yes to all of these uestions Weaving together philosophical theological and biblical considerations MacDonald seeks to show that being a committed universalist is consistent with the central teachings of the biblical texts and of historic Christian theology This pas.

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  1. Elissa Anne Elissa Anne says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookThis is a heavy read for those not theologically inclined I was most struck by the philosophical arguments against hell and wondered how I ever personally held to the belief that God whilst strong enough to save all would deliberately choose not to simply to respect free will when that free will is irrational and detrimental to ones own healthThe authors theological arguments are also thorough and I feel as though I have a solid grounding for


  2. Joseph Aumentado Joseph Aumentado says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookIn his paradigm shaking work Gregory MacDonald AKA Robin Parry challenges the traditional view of hell for a kind of universalism that eventually leads to the ultimate reconciliation of the whole world Bringing careful biblical exegesis and philosophical precision to the debate MacDonald argues persuasively that universalism at the very least is a viable option for evangelicals and at best establishes a greater vision of God's loveWhile not denying the existence of hell the contrast with tradition lies in how MacDonald understands its duration and purpose For MacDonald hell is n


  3. Bob Bob says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBook Summary This book provides the biblical philosophical and theological arguments for why the view that all will finally be saved is consistent with evangelical theology and also includes additional appendices responding to issues raised since the book’s first editionOne of the most difficult challenges to the Christian faith is the existence of hell which often calls into uestion how a loving God could permit eternal punishment More than this I know few people who relish the thought of anyone they know less any human being being consigned to hell for eternity whatever one’s idea of hell might be Gregory MacDonald argues that this is in fact inconsistent with the Christian idea of God’s redemptive purposes and acts as revealed in the scriptures of the Old and New Testament


  4. Gideon Yutzy Gideon Yutzy says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookGranted part of the reason I loved this book is that I want universalism to be true I would be greatly concerned if someone would NOT want it to be true But the other reason I found it so good is that Gregory MacDonaldRobin Parry is such a brilliant communicator He anticipates every objection to universalism I have ever heard and and thoroughly addresses them He is also honest about its limitations; for instance there is one or two passages of Scripture that are hard to reconcile with universalism But as he wisely points out any itera


  5. Chris Huff Chris Huff says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookThe title of the first chapter sums up why I continue to wrestle with this topic Hell is A Hell of a ProblemI've been researching and attempting to think deeply about heaven hell justice and mercy for at least ten years It's difficult for many reasons not least of which is because Christians often label and disfellowship with other Christians over even just slight variations concerning these issues But what's be


  6. Tom Tom says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookBeing a missionary and teaching missions and Global Perspectives these past couple of years have taken me into an important and ongoing debate over Hell I find much of the argument against eternal conscious torment rather sentimental and ill conceived But MacDonald a pseudonym has offered the evangelical community a studied thoughtful and objective challenge to the traditional view of hell and for a version of universalism that is not mere sentimentality but he argues the conclusion of exegesis I'm not promoting the view mind you I'm just saying that this is where the debate is Good luck


  7. Charles Sr. Charles Sr. says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookI thus far have read only a few books in favor of Christian Universalism as well as a few against it There are good books in each camp although its difficult to find a book against CU that doesn't strawman the paradigm and resort to dismissive assertions such as saying CU appeals to the emotions not considering it may be a valid appeal to the conscienceThe author of this book is evidently a very humble man who could be much arrogant and liberal considering the certainty he feels concerning the blessed hop


  8. Al Al says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookThe title alone suggests that this would be a controversial book in evangelical circles Originally written under a pseudonym the author has since revealed his identity as Dr Robin Parry publishing editor of Paternoster Press and a member of City Church Worcester part of the Salt and Light network of churches My initial response to the book is that I hope its central thesis is true that in the end all will be saved through faith in Christ even those who enter hell By that I mean that the doctrine of endless punishment has up to now been a difficult doctrine for me to live with as I have stood at the gravesid


  9. Rendi Hahn Rendi Hahn says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookWhereas Rob Bell's Love Wins is of a layman's look at this subject Gregory MacDonald digs very deeply into the pros cons and rationale for a universalist theology It is a thought provoking but extremely dense read I don't often read this genre so the process was a bit of a beating But it was worth the time and I'm glad I read it


  10. Naomi Naomi says:

    PDF/EPUB The Evangelical Universalist ePUB ´ The Evangelical ¹ renegades bempflingen.de evangelical ebok, universalist kindle, The Evangelical kindle, The Evangelical Universalist eBookA close Biblical study of the case for universalism rooted in humility and genuine engagement with the big uestions good for Biblical study groups and those wrestling christian theology


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