Strongly Protestant in theology but also Platonist and Neoplatonist in philosophy Their ideas are interesting but so far I have been the most impressed with "Sterry His discourse is than cursorily poetic His mystical tendencies are very hard to separate " His discourse is than cursorily poetic His mystical tendencies are very hard to separate his theological philosophical tendencies although compilers have attempted to do ust that This compilation is honest than the. S and beliefs De Sola *Pinto chooses the passages from Sterry's writings that are most likely to appeal to the *chooses the passages from Sterry's writings that are most likely to appeal to the reader and which seem 'to have the enduring and universal ualities of McMahon treatment in that regard Sterry really made it clear to me that not all Puritans were cut from the same cloth The introduction includes a great biography of *Sterry and a breakdown of his theology This book is really a great introduction to the *and a breakdown of his theology This book is really a great introduction to the and his thought but his works need to be read as a whole not ust as brief extracts This really only provides a glimpse into his brilliance. Reat
literature and which truly represent what he himself regarded as the very pith of his and which truly represent what he himself regarded as the very pith of his
THIS BOOK WILL BE OF VALUE TO ANYONE WITH book will be of value to anyone with interest in English Platonism or Puritanis. ,
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A Bit His Thoughtbit His thought both mystical and fairly dense in complexity I came across him while studying the Cambridge Platonists They were a group of instructors affiliated with college during the period of the English commonwealth Most of "Them Were Latitudinarians Because They Supported Less Restrictions On Matters " were latitudinarians because they supported less restrictions on matters faith and conscience They were often. Originally published in 1934 this book contains select extracts from the writings of prominent Platonist and Puritan theologian Peter Sterry as well as a brief review of Sterry's life work. .