Theology Proper (eBook)

by Charles Hodge

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A staunch defender of Reformed Theology, Charles Hodge is a well-known and important theologian. He taught at Princeton Theological Seminary for fifty years, and was its "principal" for over twenty-five years. He had a deep impact upon the intellectual climate of the 19th century.

Table of Contents

    Origin of the Idea of God
        The Knowledge of God is Innate
        The Knowledge of God is not due to a Process of Reasoning
        Knowledge of God not due exclusively to Tradition
        Can the Existence of God be proved?

    Theism
        The Ontological Argument
        The Cosmological Argument
        The Teleological Argument
        Objections to the Argument from Design
        The Moral, or Anthropological Argument

    Anti-Theistic Theories
        What is meant by Anti-Theism
        Polytheism
        Hylozoism
        Materialism
        Pantheism

    Knowledge of God
        God can be known
        God cannot be fully known
        Hamilton's Doctrine.

    The Nature and Attributes of God
        Definitions of God
        Divine Attributes
        Classification of the Divine Attributes
        Spirituality of God
        Infinity
        Eternity
        Immutability
        Knowledge
        The Will of God
        The Power of God
        Holiness of God
        Justice
        The Goodness of God
        The Truth of God
        Sovereignty

    The Trinity
        Preliminary Remarks
        Biblical Form of the Doctrine
        The Transition Period
        The Church Doctrine as presented by the Council of Nice
        Points decided by these Councils
        Examination of the Nicene Doctrine
        Philosophical Form of the Doctrine of the Trinity

    The Divinity of Christ
        Testimony of the Old Testament
        General Characteristics of the New Testament Teaching concerning Christ.
        Particular Passages which Teach the Divinity of Christ

    The Holy Spirit
        His Nature
        The Office of the Holy Spirit
        History of the Doctrine concerning the Holy Spirit.

    The Decrees of God
        The Nature of the Decrees
        Objections to the Doctrine of Divine Decrees

    Creation
        Different Theories concerning the Origin of the Universe
        Mediate and Immediate Creation
        Proof of the Doctrine
        Objections to the Doctrine
        Design of the Creation
        The Mosaic Account of the Creation

    Providence
        Preservation
        Government
        Different Theories of the Divine Government
        Principles involved in the Scriptural Doctrine of Providence

    Miracles
        Their Nature. Meaning and Usage of the Word
        The Possibility of Miracle
        Can a Miracle be known as such?
        The Value of Miracles as a Proof of a Divine Revelation

    Angels
        Their Nature
        Their State
        Their Employments
        Evil Angels

 

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