The Extent of the Atonement

by David Allen

The Extent of the Atonement

by David Allen

Hardcover
$59.99

A Historical and Critical Review

The Extent of the Atonement present a biblical, historical, and theological argument against limited atonement.

The Extent of the Atonement

by David Allen

The Extent of the Atonement

by David Allen

eBook
$59.99

A Historical and Critical Review

The Extent of the Atonement present a biblical, historical, and theological argument against limited atonement.

Overview

The extent of Christ’s atoning work on the cross is one of the most divisive issues in evangelical Christianity. In The Extent of the Atonement: A Historical and Critical Review, David L. Allen makes a biblical, historical, theological, and practical case for a universal atonement. Through a comprehensive historical survey, Allen contends that universal atonement has always been the majority view of Christians, and that even among Calvinist theologians there is a considerable range of views. Marshalling evidence from Scripture and history, and critiquing arguments for a limited atonement, Allen affirms that an unlimited atonement is the best understanding of Christ’s saving work. He concludes by showing that an unlimited atonement provides the best foundation for evangelism, missions, and preaching.

Overview

The extent of Christ’s atoning work on the cross is one of the most divisive issues in evangelical Christianity. In The Extent of the Atonement: A Historical and Critical Review, David L. Allen makes a biblical, historical, theological, and practical case for a universal atonement. Through a comprehensive historical survey, Allen contends that universal atonement has always been the majority view of Christians, and that even among Calvinist theologians there is a considerable range of views. Marshalling evidence from Scripture and history, and critiquing arguments for a limited atonement, Allen affirms that an unlimited atonement is the best understanding of Christ’s saving work. He concludes by showing that an unlimited atonement provides the best foundation for evangelism, missions, and preaching.

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Product Details

  • ISBN:
    9781433643927
  • Status:
    Active
  • Season:
    Fall 2016
  • Release Date:
    11/01/2016
  • Page Count:
    848
  • Carton Qty:
    12

Product Details

  • ISBN:
    9781433643934
  • Status:
    Active
  • Season:
    Summer 2016
  • Release Date:
    11/01/2016
  • Page Count:
    848