By Jordan Cooper
"Cooper's paintings shows the entire parts one may count on from a Lutheran scholar--a dedication to sola scriptura, a robust safety of a forensic concept of justification, and an emphasis on sacramentology--while whilst incorporating a concept of theosis as Christification. along different Protestant construals of theosis, Cooper's paintings makes a good addition."
--Myk Habets, Carey Baptist collage, Auckland, New Zealand
"On the root of a transparent exposition of the jap Orthodox educating on deification, with specific emphasis at the point of Christification, Jordan Cooper argues eloquently for its compatibility with Lutheran theology. with out obscuring the variations among the Orthodox and Lutheran ways, he makes a useful contribution to ecumenical theological discussion and probably to the renewal of the paranormal culture within the Western churches."
--Norman Russell, St. Stephen's residence, college of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Jordan Cooper is the pastor of wish Lutheran Church in Brighton, IA, host of the Just & Sinner podcast (visit http://www.justandsinner.com), and the writer of The Righteousness of 1: An evaluate of Early Patristic Soteriology in mild of the hot standpoint on Paul (2013).
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