Author Archives: Robbie Crouse

About Robbie Crouse

I completed my PhD student at Wheaton College with Dr. Daniel Treier in 2016. My doctoral research was on ecclesiology, Christ and culture, and Christian political theology. I'm married to Becky (2008), and we have a daughter, Susanne, who was born in 2012.

Review: Systematic Theology, by John Frame

John Frame, Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Christian Belief (Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 2013), 1219 pages.| P&R John Frame, J. D. Trimble Professor of Systematic Theology and Philosophy at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, has already authored a number of sizeable works in … Continue reading

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Review: Culture Making, by Andy Crouch

Andy Crouch, Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling (Downers Grove: IVP, 2008), 282 pages. Amazon | IVP | Audio | Study Guide IVP’s decision to re-release Andy Crouch’s Culture Making as a paperback edition makes it a great, affordable recommendation for a Christian layperson or a required … Continue reading

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Review: Political Augustinianism, by Michael S. Bruno

Michael J. S. Bruno, Political Augustinianism: Modern Interpretations of Augustine’s Political Thought (Minneapolis: Fortress, 2014), 347 pages. Amazon | Fortress In recent years, Christians have increasingly turned to Augustine’s social and political thought as a source to re-envision our now familiar debates on the … Continue reading

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Review: Migrations of the Holy by William Cavanaugh

William T. Cavanaugh, Migrations of the Holy: God, State, and the Political Meaning of the Church (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2011), 200 pages. I would like to thank Eerdmans for providing a review copy. Amazon | Eerdmans  Migrations of the Holy is the latest … Continue reading

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Review: Center Church by Timothy Keller

Timothy Keller, Center Church: Doing Balanced, Gospel-Centered Ministry in Your City (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2012), 395 pages. I would like to thank Zondervan for providing a review copy. Amazon | Zondervan  While working on my dissertation dealing with the church’s relationship to political … Continue reading

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Review: Kingdoms Apart, ed. by Ryan McIlhenny

Ryan C. McIlhenny, ed., Kingdoms Apart: Engaging the Two Kingdoms Perspective (Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 2013), 284 pages. I would like to thank P&R Publishing for providing a review copy. Amazon | P&R With recent intra-Reformed debates swirling around the role of Christianity in … Continue reading

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Review: Natural Law & the Two Kingdoms, Part 2

This continues a book review of David VanDrunen’s Natural Law and the Two Kingdoms: A Study in the Development of Reformed Social Thought that began here. In part one, I gave a synopsis of the book’s main argument, and in … Continue reading

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