After Darkness, Light: Distinctives of Reformed Theology: Essays in Honor of R. C. Sproul
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

After Darkness, Light: Distinctives of Reformed Theology: Essays in Honor of R. C. Sproul

by
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23  ·  rating details  ·  56 ratings  ·  9 reviews
A primer on Calvin's five points and the Reformation's four sola's. Contributors are MacArthur, Ferguson, Horton, Robertson, Godfrey, Adams, Mathison, Wilson, and Murphy.
Paperback, 214 pages
Published September 17th 2004 by P & R Publishing (first published 2003)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about After Darkness, Light, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about After Darkness, Light

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 117)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Jonathan Franzone
I have just come into the reformed way of thinking this year. After going through a Ligonier Connect course on the 5 Solas using this book, I finished out the other essays. I wholeheartedly recommend this book to ALL Christians. I seriously cannot tell you how many years I believed in utter heresy out of pure ignorance. Pray that the Holy Spirit will lead you into the truth, then read your Bible and if you get a chance, this book.
Christopher
Jun 13, 2011 Christopher rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Anyone unfamiliar with Reformed theology
Shelves: essays, theology
This is one of the books that introduced me to Reformed theology and indeed, it makes a great introduction, featuring an essay on each of the five points of Calvinism and five Solas of the Reformation written by some contemporary giants in the world of Reformed Christian preaching and writing. I highly recommend it to anyone wanting to become acquainted with the rudiments of Reformed theology.
Jacob Aitken
Essays are actually pretty good. Despite what critics think of Mathison, he didn't invent the Tradition 1, 2, and 3 categories in order to sneakily justify sola scriptura. Those categories are the product of Heiko Oberman, whose thesis is the standard on late medieval theology.
Erik Spohr
Good theological overview of the Christian faith. Chapters 3-7 were excellent.
Steve Hemmeke
Good survey of Calvinism, by taking 5 solas and 5 TULIP points of Calvinism.
Luke Evans
Pretty basic. Very solid though. Ferguson's article particularly excellent.
Sally
A good overview of Reformed theology.
Michael
Calvinism in a nutshell.
Michial
Very good on many subjects
Brian
Brian marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2014
Val
Val marked it as to-read
Aug 25, 2014
Brenda Nutter
Brenda Nutter marked it as to-read
Aug 24, 2014
Rudianto
Rudianto marked it as to-read
Aug 19, 2014
Ryan Grooms
Ryan Grooms marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2014
Isaac Arthur
Isaac Arthur marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2014
Jennifer Armstrong
Jennifer Armstrong marked it as to-read
Jun 13, 2014
Glyn Williams
Glyn Williams marked it as to-read
Apr 26, 2014
TLP
TLP marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2014
Henry Alvarado
Henry Alvarado marked it as to-read
Apr 14, 2014
Paul Galloway
Paul Galloway marked it as to-read
Mar 22, 2014
Troy Anderson
Troy Anderson marked it as to-read
Mar 03, 2014
Sarah Simpson
Sarah Simpson marked it as to-read
Jan 18, 2014
Leslie
Leslie marked it as to-read
Jan 16, 2014
Dustin Clay
Dustin Clay marked it as to-read
Jan 08, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
1250965
Dr. R.C. Sproul was born in 1939 in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. He is president of Ligonier Academy of Biblical and Theological Studies and the founder and chairman of the ministry that began in 1971 as the Ligonier Valley Study Center in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. In an effort to respond more effectively to the growing demand for Dr. Sproul’s teachings and the ministry’s other educational resources, th...more
More about R.C. Sproul...
The Holiness of God Chosen By God: Know God's Perfect Plan for His Glory and His Chil dren What Is Reformed Theology?: Understanding the Basics Knowing Scripture Essential Truths of the Christian Faith

Share This Book