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Wisdom & Wonder

Wisdom & Wonder

Common Grace in Science & Art

by Abraham Kuyper

"Kuyper's writings on common grace are much needed 'for such a time as this' and Wisdom & Wonder is a marvelous foretaste of more that is to come!"

—Richard J. Mouw, President and Professor of Christian Philosophy, Fuller Theological Seminary

About Wisdom & Wonder

About Wisdom & Wonder

Read more about this new translation on the doctrine of common grace from renowned theologian Abraham Kuyper.

Read an Excerpt

Read an Excerpt

By Abraham Kuyper

"There can be nothing in the universe that fails to express, to incarnate, the revelation of the thought of God." Read Chapter One from Wisdom & Wonder.

Praise for Wisdom & Wonder

Praise for Wisdom & Wonder

Read what other respected theologians and scholars are saying about the importance of this new Abraham Kuyper translation.

Theologian Spotlight: Abraham Kuyper

Theologian Spotlight: Abraham Kuyper

Abraham Kuyper (1837-1920) is a significant figure in the history of the Netherlands and modern Protestant theology. Learn more about this theologian here.

The Common Grace Translation Project

The Common Grace Translation Project

Acton Institute and Kuyper College are partnering together to translate Abraham Kuyper's seminal three-volume work on common grace. Here's why...

Wisdom & Wonder: An Interview with Translator Nelson Kloosterman

Wisdom & Wonder: An Interview with Translator Nelson Kloosterman

The translator of a lost treatise by Dutch theologian Abraham Kuyper talks about the challenges—and joys—of translating these essays.

Artists on Wisdom & Wonder

Artists on Wisdom & Wonder

Recently, Generous Mind had discussions with a group of artists who are "On Call in Culture" in some very creative ways. Read more about this project, and the blog posts it inspired, here.

Book Club Roundtable

Kuyper's Common Grace

Kuyper's Common Grace

By James McGrath

The book offers a fascinating insight into the question of how Christian faith relates to major human endeavors that take place at least in part independently of the church, focusing on science and art, but with the wider question of the relationship of Christians to society in view.

Old Wells Yield Sweetest Water

Old Wells Yield Sweetest Water

By David Swartz

When life deflates and the gurus go flat and powerless, it's time to rediscover fire. It's time to rediscover someone like Abraham Kuyper.

Common Grace and Saving Revelation

Common Grace and Saving Revelation

By Bruce Epperly

I see divine omnipresence and omniscience as holistic rather than dualistic.  I believe that common grace—God's revealing in and through the world—is also saving grace and is available to everyone everywhere.

Wisdom, Wonder and the Nature of Creation

Wisdom, Wonder and the Nature of Creation

By Joanne Brokaw

"Nothing in the universe fails to express the thought of God. Not even spiders or bats." Our Heavenly Creatures blogger weighs in on the signficance of Kuyper's theology for our relationship with animals.

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