Reason, Revelation and the Bible

Speaker(s): James I. Packer
Date: 1980
Length: 20hr 19min
Product ID: RGDL1003S

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This course seeks to explicate in the context of modern discussion the historic Christian belief that the sole source of reliable knowledge of God the Creator and Savior is Holy Scripture. Different elements in this conviction and different interpretations of it, will be explored, and the course as a whole will constitute a full-scale introduction to systematic theology from the standpoint of its method. Lectures include:

    1. Christianity and Philosophy
    2. Knowledge and Truth
    3. Revelation I & II
    4. Inspiration and Interpretation
    5. Canonicity
    6. Hermeneutics I, II, III
    7. Clarity and Sufficiency
    8. Doctrinal Tradition & Development
    9. Development of Doctrine
    10. Biblical Authority
    11. Reasoning Faith
    12. Questions and Discussion

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James I. Packer was the Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College. His many books include Knowing God and Rediscovering Holiness.

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