Abstract of Systematic Theology
by Rev. James Petigru Boyce, D. D., LL. D.,
Joseph-Emerson-Brown Professor of Systematic Theology
in The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
First published in 1887
HON. JOSEPH E. BROWN,
President of the
Board of Trustees of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary,
this book is respectfully dedicated, as a token of high personal esteem, and in recognition of his deep interest in the cause of education, and especially of the theological education of the Christian ministry; as evinced, among other generous gifts, by his endowment in The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary of the Chair of Systematic Theology, with which the author is officially
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Chapter 1: THE SCIENCE OF THEOLOGY.
Chapter 2: THE BEING OF GOD.
Chapter 3: REASON AND REVELATION.
Chapter 4: THE UNITY OF GOD.
Chapter 5: SPIRITUALITY OF GOD.
Chapter 6: DIVINE ATTRIBUTES.
Chapter 7: THE IMMUTABILITY OF GOD.
Chapter 8: THE POWER OF GOD.
Chapter 9: THE KNOWLEDGE OF GOD.
Chapter 10: HOLINESS, GOODNESS, LOVE AND TRUTH.
Chapter 11: JUSTICE OF GOD.
Chapter 12: THE WILL OF GOD
Chapter 13: THE DECREES OF GOD
Chapter 14: THE TRINITY
Chapter 15: PERSONAL RELATIONS IN TRINITY.
Chapter 16: OUTWARD RELATIONS OF THE TRINITY
Chapter 17: CREATION.
Chapter 18: CREATION OF ANGELS
Chapter 19: FALLEN ANGELS.
Chapter 20: CREATION OF MAN.
Chapter 21: PROVIDENCE.
Chapter 22: THE FALL OF MAN.
Chapter 23: THE EFFECTS OF THE SIN OF ADAM.
Chapter 24: THE HEADSHIP OF ADAM.
Chapter 25: CHRIST IN THE OLD TESTAMENT.
Chapter 26: THE PERSON OF CHRIST.
Chapter 27: THE OFFICES OF CHRIST.
Chapter 28: THE ATONEMENT OF CHRIST.
Chapter 29: ELECTION.
Chapter 30: REPROBATION.
Chapter 31: OUTWARD AND EFFECTUAL CALLING.
Chapter 32: REGENERATION AND CONVERSION.
Chapter 33: REPENTANCE.
Chapter 34: FAITH.
Chapter 35: JUSTIFICATION.
Chapter 36: ADOPTION.
Chapter 37: SANCTIFICATION.
Chapter 38: FINAL PERSEVERANCE OF THE SAINTS.
Chapter 39: DEATH AND THE SOUL’S IMMORTALITY.
Chapter 40: CHRIST’S SECOND COMING, AND THE RESURRECTION.
Chapter 41: THE FINAL JUDGEMENT.
Chapter 42: THE FINAL STATES OF THE RIGHTEOUS AND THE WICKED.