The Glory of God According to Leigh, Edwards, Bavinck, and Westminster

Jeremy Bouma on 2 years ago. Tagged under ,,,,,,.

9780310515807What does the Reformed motto soli Deo gloria actually mean, for both God and us? While it is often reduced to a call for moral action, David VanDrunen reveals it to be a far more theocentric battle cry.

God’s Glory Alone retrieves this rich, nuanced Reformed conception in order to help us rightly view God and enable us to reflect his glory.

Below we briefly engage an early chapter to show how three key Reformed theologians and one foundational confession explain this motto. You will learn what I myself learned:

The glory of God is first and foremost about God himself and how he reveals his glory in the world. (28)

The Glory of God and Edward Leigh

Edward Leigh may not be as recognized as…

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