The Worship of the English Puritans (Puritanism) From the Library of Morton H. Smith

By: Davies, Horton

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Dr. Davies, professor of religious history at Princeton University, wrote this classic work on Reformed worship in the mid-1940's as his doctoral work. There are chapters on the theology of Reformed worship, the nature of English Puritanism, the place of the Word of God in worship, Puritan preaching, church discipline, extemporaneous prayers, prayer books, ordinations, and the sacraments.

Title: The Worship of the English Puritans (Puritanism) From the Library of Morton H. Smith

Author Name: Davies, Horton

Categories: Christian Worship,

Edition: 2nd ed.

Publisher: Soli Deo Gloria Pubns: 1997

ISBN Number: 1573580430

ISBN Number 13: 9781573580434

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 041153

Description: This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. The book is new and in the publisher's shrink wrap. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied.This book, written by Princeton professor Horton Davies as a doctoral thesis in the 1940s explains the crux of Reformed worship, focusing on the Christ-centered, Scripture-based, reverential worship of the 17th century Puritans.This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free University of Amsterdam. He taught at Belhaven College and Reformed Theological Seminary before becoming Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America. Smith continued to serve as Professor of Systematic and Biblical Theology at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in his retirement. In 2004, a Festschrift was published in his honor. Confessing our Hope: Essays Celebrating the Life and Ministry of Morton H. Smith included contributions from J. Ligon Duncan III and George W. Knight III.