"Fundamentalism" and the Word of God

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, Dec 1, 1958 - Religion - 191 pages
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This modern classic by the author of Knowing God provides a comprehensive statement of the doctrine of Scripture from an evangelical perspective. J. I. Packer explores the meaning of the word "fundamentalism" and offers a clear and well-reasoned argument for the authority of the Bible and its proper role in the Christian life.
 

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An excellent work. Only complaint is that he is inconsistent with Genesis 1-3. His argument against the higher criticism is how it treats the Bible as any other human document. His argument is sound ... Read full review

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Superb analysis of fundamentalism and critique of its shallow critics. Packeri ably lays out Scripture's case for the authority of Scripture. Read full review

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Contents

Fundamentalists under Fire
9
What is Fundamentalism?
24
Authority
41
Scripture
75
Faith
115
Reason
126
Liberalism
146
Conclusion
169
Appendix I Professor Alan Richardson on Fundamentalism
178
Appendix II Dr Hebert on Pseudonymity in Scripture
182
Index
187
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Page 24 - Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, 'it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.' 'The question is, 'said Alice, 'whether you can make words mean so many different things.

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