Can experiences of God serve to inform and justify our theological beliefs and practices? The central claim in this work is that there is a radical mistake in many contemporary accounts that require grounding a theological story of God's availability to us in experience in a prior general philosophical theory of perception.
In this exciting new work, Jonathan Master examines the Westminster Confession's consensus position on assurance, explores how it was immediately expanded, and what it means for the growing Reformed tradition today.
This book shows that the "bread of life" discourse in John 6:51c-58 bears no Eucharistic overtones. It traces a Greek literary trope to show that John plays on shared cultural expectations in the ancient Mediterranean world.