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By James D. Bratt,Mark A. Noll

The definitive biography of Abraham Kuyper, monstrous of Dutch Calvinism

This is the 1st full-scale English-language biography of the hugely influential and astonishingly multifaceted Abraham Kuyper (1837-1920) -- theologian, minister, flesh presser, newspaper editor, academic innovator, Calvinist reformer, and leading minister of the Netherlands from 1901 to 1905.

James Bratt is the correct student to inform the tale of Kuyper's impressive lifestyles and paintings. He expertly strains the beginning and improvement of Kuyper's signature techniques -- universal grace, Christian worldview, sphere sovereignty, Christian engagement with modern tradition -- within the dynamic context of his life's story.

according to voluminous basic and secondary Dutch resources, Bratt's Abraham Kuyper: sleek Calvinist, Christian Democrat will end up to be the go-to biography of this significant determine whose principles and impact expand a long way past his personal time and position.

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