A defence of the Trinity

containing a refutation of the objections brought against it, by its opposers in general, and the people who call themselves Chri-stians in particular
  • 287 Pages
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Printed by Parker and Bliss, for the author , Troy, N.Y
Trinity -- History of doct
Statementby Samuel Luckey
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 44632
The Physical Object
Pagination287 p
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15128171M

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A Scriptural Defence of the Doctrine of the Trinity: or a Check to Modern ArianismAuthor: Hiram Mattison. Dalcour provides a refreshing affirmation of the doctrine of the Trinity and a cogent exegetical refutation of the ancient heresy known then as Modalistic Monarchianism, known today as Oneness Pentecostalism.

This book is a much needed answer to the confusion that surrounds many unsuspecting Christians/5(11). Defence of the Doctrine of the Trinity: containing a Refutation of the Objections brought against it, by its Opposers in general, and the People who call themselves Christians in particular.

by Samuel Luckey. FIRST EDITION. Published by: Parker and Bliss, Troy, NY, Hardback is overall in GOOD+ condition. A Scriptural Defence of the Doctrine of the Trinity: Or a Check to Modern Arianism as Taught by Unitarians, Campbellites, Hicksites, New Lights, Universalists and Mormons, and Especially by a.

Bowman is an apologist with advanced degrees in theology. He specializes in working with cult groups. In this book, he gives a detailed defense of the Trinity from the early church fathers (chapter 3) and the Bible (chapters ).

Augustine On the Trinity. Though this is a very old work, Augustine’s writing on the Trinity is still superb. If we do not equate minds with persons, then the result of the deployment of the divine economy will be merely one person with three minds, which falls short of the doctrine of the Trinity.

But if, as seems plausible, we understand minds and persons to exist in a one-to-one correspondence, then the emergence of three distinct persons raises once again the specter of tri-theism. The doctrine of the Trinity has come under increasing attack over recent years from a variety of groups.

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Some of these groups (such as Muslims and Jehovah’s witnesses) deny that this doctrine is even found in Scripture.

They are often quick to point out that the word “trinity” is to be found nowhere in the Bible. This is correct. Greg in November decided to directly defend the Trinity doctrine as stated in the Athanasian creed.

(It is the same in the Westminster Confession -- the creed of the Reformed of which Greg includes himself.

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See quote of Westminster in Study Notes at end.). If any doctrine makes Christianity Christian, then surely it is the doctrine of the Trinity.

The three great ecumenical creeds—the Apostles’ Creed, the Nicene Creed, and the Athanasian Creed—are all structured around our three in one God, underlying the essential importance of Trinitarian : Kevin Deyoung.

It is a great thing to begin the Christian life by believing good solid doctrine. Constant change of creed is sure loss. If a tree has to be taken up two or three times a year, you will not need to build a very large loft in which to store the apples. Whe. This book is an excellent defense of traditional soteriology and it answers the basic Calvinistic arguments well.

The only thing I would add is a study (or at least a quick overview) of the passages which say that man is, so to speak, "dead in his sins".Reviews: The first defense of the doctrine of the Trinity was in the early 3rd century by the early church father Tertullian.

He explicitly defined the Trinity as Father, Son, and Holy Spirit and defended his theology against " Praxeas ", [48] though he noted that the majority of the believers in his day found issue with his doctrine. BOOK X. That there is yet another and a more manifest trinity to be found in the mind of man, viz.

in his memory, understanding, and will BOOK XI. That even in the outer man some traces of a trinity may be detected, as e.g., in the bodily sight, and in the recollection of objects seen with the bodily sight BOOK Size: 1MB. Get this from a library.

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A Scriptural defence of the doctrine of the trinity; or, a check to modern Arianism, as taught by Unitarians, Hicksites, New Lights, Universalists and Mormons; and especially by a sect calling themselves.

With his usual partisan magnanimity, Uris devotes himself to another popular/unpopular lost cause, the Irish, and in particular the Fenian struggle which extended from the mid 19th century to the Easter Monday Uprising of in all its Terrible Beauty.

The Trinity of the title, according to the publishers, refers to three families (only two are around for most of the book) but surely.

This book, the first serious analysis of the doctrine of the Trinity for many years, presents a defense against the conservative treatment of the Trinity as an impenetrable "mystery," and against. We’ve seen already that the elements of the Trinity are biblical.

The language of the Trinity was developed by the Church Fathers. Around the yearTheophilus of Antioch expressly used the Greek word trias (trinitas in Latin, trinity in English): “the Trinity: God [the Father], his Word, and his Wisdom” [To Autolycus ]. In chapters one and four, Bruce Ware, T.

Rupert and Lucille Coleman Professor of Christian Theology at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, contributes an essay and response in defense of the ERAS trinitarian model (Eternal Relations of Authority and Submission), a description which he prefers over similar descriptions such as EFS (Eternal Functional.

Trinity is a novel by American author Leon Uris, published in by Doubleday. Introduction. The book tells the story of the intertwining lives of the following families: the Larkins and O'Neills, Catholic hill farmers from the fictional town of Ballyutogue in County Donegal; the Macleods, Protestant shipyard workers.

The doctrine of the Trinity recognizes that God is one God, co-existing in three distinct Persons of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. In our material existence, the concept that God is One God, yet exists as three distinct persons, is foreign to us.

However, the doctrine of the Godhead (Trinity) is without questions revealed in God's Size: KB. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

As we have seen, Eugenius, spokesman for the African bishops at the Council of Carthage ( A.D.), quoted 1 John in defense of the deity of Jesus Christ against the Arians.

The bishops, numbering three to four hundred, were from Mauritania, Sardinia, Corsica, and the Balearick Isles, and they stood in defense of the Trinity.

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Trinity is a long book that flies by. Action, love, suspense and characters you'll care about long after you finish the book. The summer that Conor and Seamus spent at the Booley House is one of the most idyllic sections of any book I know; especially as it I loved the Leon Uris of Battle Cry, Exodus, and QBVII/5(1K).

Let's get down to the grit of this book, right here and now. Trinity by Kristin Dearborn is a fantastic, gripping novel by a gifted author. The story begins by building tension among a handful of characters, each of whom possess phenomenal attributes.

Val is your every man. I identified with him immediately/5. Augustine pursues his defense of the equality of the Trinity; and in treating of the sending of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and of the various appearances of God, demonstrates that He who is sent is not therefore less than He who sends, because the one has sent, the other has been sent; but that the Trinity, being in all things equal, and alike in its own nature unchangeable and.

For a discussion/debate on The Holy Trinity and Modern Arians. For a discussion/debate on The Holy Trinity and Oneness Pentecostals.

For more advanced discussion of the Biblical texts, doctrinal development, Trinitarian terminology, and history of the early Catholic Christian Creeds and Councils, please consult the following books.

Augustine's work on the Trinity truly illustrates the definition of the work "classic": a book much discussed but never read, either by his adherents or critics. To be fair, even Augustine's adherents admit his style could be improved--shortening passages and limiting some of the more fanciful exegesis (City of God is notorious in this regard).Reviews: 6.

There is some good historical work (in marked contrast to the opening essay): Robert Letham notes that the doctrine of eternal generation has come under some attack – from both sides of the gender debate – recently, and offers a robust historical and systematic defence, culminating in the claim ‘ the dogma of eternal generation is the cement holding together the doctrine of the.

Session Overview Is the doctrine of the Trinity taught in the Old Testament? Is Christ God? What about when Christ said that the Father is greater than He is? What about when Christ is called the first born of all creation? Upon completion of this session, the student will have built a biblical foundation for the doctrine of the Trinity looking at the teachings of both the Old and New.

Jesus is God – a biblical defense of the Trinity (Creation Magazine LIVE! ).Trinity, in Christian doctrine, the unity of Father, Son, and Holy Spirit as three persons in one Godhead. The doctrine of the Trinity is considered to be one of the central Christian affirmations about God.

It is rooted in the fact that God came to meet Christians in a threefold figure: (1) as Creator, Lord of the history of salvation, Father, and Judge, as revealed in the Old Testament; .