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Dogmen- und Theologiegeschichte
Berkouwer and Catholicism. Disputed Questions.
Leiden u. a.: Brill 2013. VIII, 508 S. = Studies in Reformed Theology, 24. Geb. EUR 176,00. ISBN 978-90-04-24558-7.
As a young student I read all 18 volumes of the dogmatic studies of Gerrit Cornelis Berkouwer (1903–1996). I was fascinated by all the material he offered and I got dizzy by all the literature he referred too. Berkouwer held for many years the Chair in Dogmatics (1945–1974) at the Free University, Amsterdam, a position previously held by Abraham Kuyper (1837–1920) and Herman Bavinck (1854–1921). In spite of reading all these works, it was only towards the end of my studies that I came to see the developments in Berkouwers thinking. Reading the book of Eduardo Echeverria (Sacred Heart Major Seminary Detroit, USA) did bring me back to these student years, but what is more important, did give me a much better grasp of the developments in Berkouwer’s thinking.
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