Authority

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Weight 0.09 kg
Dimensions 18.1 × 12.1 × 0.8 cm
binding

Paperback

format

Book

page-count

96

isbn

9780851513867

Original Pub Date

1958

Banner Pub Date

Feb 1, 1984

Book Description

There is a crisis of authority in society today. All inherited authority is suspect, being regarded as incompatible with man’s freedom, yet what has resulted is a disordered and dehumanized society.

But the source of this confusion lies in the church itself. The authority of the Bible has been called in question and commonly today the church is left without any sense of divine authority.

Dr. Lloyd-Jones faces this issue as he discusses the only road to recovery. We must reassert the divine authority of Christ, of his Word and of his Spirit or face ‘the blackness of darkness forever’. Authority, first published by the InterVarsity Press, gives basic treatment to a theme of enduring importance.

 

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INTRODUCTION 7
1 THE AUTHORITY OF JESUS CHRIST 11
2 THE AUTHORITY OF THE SCRIPTURES 30
3 THE AUTHORITY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT 62

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  1. Phillip Brokenshire

    Lloyd Jones is correct that ‘authority is one of the most important problems confronting us.’ This is possibly even more relevant today. We need to understand the authority of Jesus, the scriptures and the Holy Spirit anew. This mighty little book is much needed today.

  2. Robert Norman

    Good and important book

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