By W. Bradford Littlejohn,Jonathan Tomes,Carl R. Trueman

The Reformed culture this day frequently consists of a name for narrowness and dogmatism, instead of breadth and variety. however it was once now not consistently so. within the early sleek period, the Reformed relations of church buildings boasted no longer in basic terms a number of theological luminaries of the top rank, yet a awesome variety of viewpoints on church polity, ethics, sacraments, or even concerns like atonement theology. At their most sensible, they charitably debated those adjustments inside a shared confessional framework, delivering examples for Protestants this day of ways to pursue the maxim, “in necessities cohesion, in non-essentials liberty, in all issues charity.” The essays during this quantity, in line with papers awarded on the Davenant Trust's 4th Annual Convivium Irenicum, provide an advent to the theological rigor and outstanding breadth of the early Reformed tradition.

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