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The ethics of Jonathan Edwards

Clyde A. Holbrook

The ethics of Jonathan Edwards

morality and aesthetics

by Clyde A. Holbrook

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Edwards, Jonathan, 1703-1758 -- Ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Clyde A. Holbrook.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX7260.E3 H57 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5308059M
    ISBN 100472448005
    LC Control Number72091506
    OCLC/WorldCa695225

    Winner of the Christianity Today Book Award for Theology/Ethics Scholars and laypersons alike regard Jonathan Edwards () as North America's greatest theologian. The Theology of Jonathan Edwards is the most comprehensive survey of his theology yet produced and the first study to make full use of the recently-completed seventy-three-volume online edition of the Works of Jonathan Edwards. This volume contains two major works of Jonathan Edwards: an unpublished text of a series of sermons he preached in , known as Charity and Its Fruits, and his Two Dissertations: I. Concerning the End for Which God Created the World and II. On the Nature of True Virtue, published posthumously in Together these writings set out the principles of Edwards' ethical reflections.

    Freedom of the Will Jonathan Edwards established the human nature, the soul being united to a body in proper state that the soul preferring or choosing such an immediate exertion or alteration of the body, such an alteration instantaneously. The Nature of True Virtue book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Shelves: ethics, personal-christianity, culture, god, This is an important book in early American philosophy and theology by the America's foremost theologian Jonathan Edwards. In this short book, Edwards addresses the relation of virtue or 4/5.

    This volume contains two major works of Jonathan Edwards: an unpublished text of a series of sermons he preached in , known as Charity and Its Fruits, and his Two Dissertations: I. Concerning the End for Which God Created the World and II. On the Nature of True Virtue, published posthumously in Together these writings set out the princip. The Trinitarian Ethics of Jonathan Edwards Hardback - William J. Danaher, Jr.: Westminster John Knox Press Examining the theological ethics of Jonathan Edwards, William Danaher Jr. shows that Edwards's doctrine of the Trinity both was foundational to Edwards's thought and is the necessary framework for understanding the theological and moral vision expresse.


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The ethics of Jonathan Edwards;: Morality and aesthetics Hardcover – January 1, by Clyde A Holbrook (Author)Cited by: 7. With this book, Danaher deftly explores and mines the riches of Edwards' contribution to Trinitarian ethics.

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The heart of Edwards's ethical theology is in "The Nature of True Virtue", whose explanatory power for all sorts of issues I find truly remarkable/5(3).

This book offers a new reading of Jonathan Edwards’s virtue ethic that examines a range of qualities Edwards identifies as “virtues” and considers their importance for contemporary ethics.

Each of Edwards’s human virtues is “receptive” in nature: humans acquire the virtues through receiving divine grace, and therefore depend utterly on Edwards’s God for virtue’s by: 1. The summary of the book for those versed in virtue ethics is that Jonathan Edwards comes out as an agape-virtue ethicist.

He thinks of the highest virtue of love ("The General nature of true virtue is love", p), which he does not name as agape, but that he does describe as unconditional love towards God, and then proceeding from this virtue, the true virtue of love of neighbor/5(7).

Much of the previous fifty years of scholarship on Jonathan Edwards () has circumscribed his ethical thought either within narrow interpretations of Calvinist theology or the philosophy of.

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Concerning the End for Which God Created the World and the Nature of True Virtue, published posthumously in Together these writings set out the principles of Edwards’ ethical reflections.

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The noted Edwards annotated bibliographer M. Lesser cataloged over 4, titles through That was 9 years ago. New i. InJonathan Edwards acquired a book-like, leather-bound manuscript containing an interleaved printed edition of the King James Version of the Bible.

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Jonathan Edwards was a North American revivalist preacher, philosopher, and Congregationalist Protestant theologian. Edwards is widely regarded as one of the America's most important and original philosophical theologians.

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