An accidental blog

"If God is sovereign, then his lordship must extend over all of life, and it cannot be restricted to the walls of the church or within the Christian orbit." Abraham Kuyper Common Grace 1.1.

Saturday, 20 January 2018

Evidence for the increased interest in Abraham Kuyper #kuyperania

Data taken from https://books.google.com/ngrams - utilising books from 1800 to 2008. This shows the increased interest in the work of Abraham Kuyper:

Have books with the term 'worldview' peaked?

Data taken from https://books.google.com/ngrams - from books during the period 1800-2008: One thing looks obvious and that is worldview has taken over from world view or world-view as they way to write the term.

Friday, 5 January 2018

Journal for Christian Scholarship - special Reformational Issue vol 53 (2017)


The latest issue of Journal for Christian Scholarship is a special issue devoted to Reformational philosophy.

– Tinus van der Walt
An exploration of H.G. Stoker’s (1899-1993) contributions to methodology

– Renato Coletto
Khosrow Bagheri Noaparast and Islamic scholarship: a Calvinist appraisal

– Danie Strauss
Function laws and type laws – a significant link between philosophy and the special sciences

– Heinrich Alt
Platonism, nominalism and Christian philosophy

– Andries Raath
Politokrasie en staatsoewereiniteit. ’n Vals deuntjie uit ’n antieke fluit