By David J Engelsma
The writer illumines covenant and election from the debatable heritage of the confession of the lessons and their relation to the Reformed tradition—from John Calvin within the sixteenth-century during the fathers of the Secession church buildings within the nineteenth-century Netherlands to the twentieth-century theologians Herman Bavinck and Herman Hoeksema.
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