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The Reformation of Prophecy: Early Modern Interpretations of the Prophet & Old Testament Prophecy

G. Sujin Pak

Abstract

The Reformation of Prophecy presents and supports the case for viewing the prophet and biblical prophecy as a powerful lens by which to illuminate many aspects of the reforming work of the Protestant reformers in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It provides a chronological and developmental analysis of the significance of the prophet and biblical prophecy across leading Protestant reformers in articulating a theology of the priesthood of all believers, a biblical model of the pastoral office, a biblical vision of the reform of worship, and biblical processes for discerning right interp ... More

Keywords: prophet, prophecy, priesthood of all believers, Scripture, authority, clerical identity, confessional identity, sacred history, Christological exegesis, metaphor

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780190866921
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190866921.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

G. Sujin Pak, author
Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity, Duke Divinity School