By Stephen Hampton

This booklet is a research of the Anglican Reformed culture (often inaccurately defined as Calvinist) after the recovery. Hampton units out to revise our photograph of the theological global of the later Stuart interval. Arguing that the significance of the Reformed theological culture has usually been underestimated, his examine issues to a community of conforming reformed theologians which integrated some of the so much trendy churchmen of the age. Focussing quite on
what those churchmen contributed in 3 hotly disputed parts of doctrine (justification, the Trinity and the divine attributes), he argues that the main major debates in speculative theology after 1662 have been the results of the Anglican Reformed resistance to the becoming impression of
continental Arminianism.

Hampton demonstrates the power and adaptability of the Reformed reaction to the constructing Arminian institution, and indicates that the Reformed culture remained a possible theological alternative for Anglicans good into the eighteenth century. This research hence offers an important bridge linking the Reformed writes of the Elizabethan and early Stuart classes to the Reformed Evangelicals of the eighteenth century. It additionally indicates that, all through its formative interval, Anglicanism was once now not a monolithic
tradition, yet fairly a contested flooring among the competing claims of these adhering to the Church of England's Reformed doctrinal background and the insights of these who, to various levels, have been ready to discover new theological avenues.

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