By N. Scott Amos
This e-book describes Martin Bucer (1491-1551) as a instructor of theology, targeting his time as Regius Professor of Divinity on the college of Cambridge among 1549 and 1551. The publication is established on his 1550 Cambridge lectures on Ephesians, and investigates them of their old context, exploring what kind of a theologian Bucer was once. The lectures are tested to determine how they characterize Bucer’s approach to educating and “doing” theology, and make clear the connection among biblical exegesis and theological formula as he understood it. Divided into interconnected components, the publication first units the historic context for the lectures, together with a wide cartoon of scholastic technique in theology and the biblical humanist critique of that technique. It then heavily examines Bucer’s perform within the Cambridge lectures, to teach the level to which he was once a theologian of the biblical humanist institution, prompted by way of the tactic Erasmus set forth within the Ratio Verae Theologiae within which real theology starts, ends, and is better “done” as an workout within the exegesis of the observe of God.
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In the process, questions became disputed questions (Chenu 1997, 295–296). 16 In this respect, the practice of Scotus was famous (or infamous). It is true that Scripture continued to be crucially important as the source of questions and terms for investigation. 18 This brief review of scholastic method in the light of the Third Cambridge Injunction has shown that the latter accurately identified the essential elements of the method it sought to overturn. The study of the Bible remained a fundamental feature of the theological curriculum throughout these centuries.
Bucer, Ephesians and Biblical Humanism: The Exegete as Theologian by N. Scott Amos