Rhetoric, Fiction and Theology: James Ussher and the death of Jesus Christ

Gribben, Crawford
April 2005
Seventeenth Century;Spring2005, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p53
Academic Journal
Discusses the arguments of James Ussher against using rhetoric over the debate of Jesus Christ's death. Concern of Ussher on the misidentification of figurative language and visual arts in theology; Overview of the atonement debate in puritan thought; Opinion of Ussher on the atonement.


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