Created in God’s Image has ratings and 36 reviews. Josue said: Aside from Hoekema’s apparent belief that the universe is millions of years old, and a. According to Scripture, humankind was created in the image of God. Hoekema discusses the implications of this theme, devoting several chapters to the biblical . Hoekema, Anthony A., Created in God’s image. Bibliography: p. Includes index. 1. Man (Christian theology). 2. Reformed Church — Doctrines. I. Title.

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It hoekemz violence to the unity of man. Unlike the vast majority of reformed writers, Hoekema denies the covenant made with Adam is an actual covenant.

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Most concepts were well defined and provided Biblical and theological support. But that is a post for another day. Eerdmans PublishingSep 6, – Religion – pages. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

Suitable for seminary-level anthropology courses, yet accessible to crezted laypeople. Old Testament General Works.

As a result, he will pervert the concept of the human nature, which includes the concept: New Testament General Works.

His practical applications on treating man as a whole man are interesting, if underdeveloped. His contention is that the image of God in humanity is not lost through sin but instead is perverted.


After presenting biblical teaching and historical views of this concept, he discusses Aside from Hoekema’s apparent belief that the universe is millions of years old, and apart from his apparent acceptance of psychologists and psychiatrists when counseling individuals, this is an excellent book!

He will have to give an answer for this. Hoekema establishes the basic tenants of a Christian understanding of man – created in the image of God, fallen and corrupted by sin, operating as a free and whole person. The Nature of Sin.

Feb 10, Nathan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Documentaries on the Battle of Qala-i-Jangi What does the Bible have to say about those who are unbelievers, but still manifest morals and still create good, beautiful horkema such as art, music, and literature? Chapterfocusing on the imago dei, are worth the price of the book.

The writing is clean, readable, organized, and biblical. Karl Marx by William D. How Should We Then Live?

Created in God’s Image. At the end of the day, he concludes that man is not able to be separated into parts, but must be seen as a unitary being. Created in God’s Image Anthony A.


Bondservant on Has the totality of Jeremiah 5…. Man as a Created Person. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 23, Josue Manriquez rated it really liked it.

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Created in God’s Image

I don’t know if Hoekema suggests exploring “wholistic medicines” Whether he is a good standing citizen, a notorious sinner, spiritual procrastinator, member of a church, a pastor, a minister — an unregenerate man, no matter what his occupation is, will not accept or understand the hoekmea of God. My Best Books Read in He provides a strong foundation on the image of God and the origin and spread of sin.

However, Hoekema is relatively solid as it pertains to the doctrine of man. In light of all the details covered, I recommend reading this page book.