by Benjamin B. Warfield
Rev. Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield, D.D., LL.D., Professor of Didactic and Polemic Theology in the Theological Seminary of the Presbyterian Church at Princeton, New Jersey, provided in his will for the collection and publication of the numerous articles on theological subjects which he contributed to encyclopaedias, reviews and other periodicals, and appointed a committee to edit and publish these papers. In pursuance of his instructions, this, the third volume, containing his historico-critical articles on the Person and work of Christ, has been prepared under the editorial direction of this committee.
The generous permission to publish articles contained in this volume is gratefully acknowledged as follows: Funk and Wagnalls, for the article taken from "The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopaedia of Religious Knowledge," The University of Chicago Press for the articles taken from The American Journal of Theology, Harvard Divinity School, for the articles taken from The Harvard Theological Review, and Mr. Leroy Phillips for the article taken from The Hibbert Journal.
The clerical preparation of this volume has been done by Miss Letitia N. Gosman and Mr. Johannes G. Vos, to whom the thanks of the committee are hereby expressed.
Ethelbert D. Warfield
William Park Armstrong
Caspar Wistar Hodge
Table of Contents
I. The Divine Messiah in the Old Testament
II. Misconception of Jesus, and Blasphemy of the Son of Man
III. Jesus' Alleged Confession of Sin
IV. Jesus Christ
V. Concerning Schmiedel's "Pillar-Passages"
VI. The "Two Natures" and Recent Christological Speculation
VII. Christless Christianity
VIII. The Twentieth-Century Christ
IX. The Essence of Christianity and the Cross of Christ
X. Appendix: The Supernatural Birth of Jesus
List of Other Articles on Christology