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On Grace and Sin

John Owen has written a short work titled « A Treatise of the Dominion of Sin and Grace » which is in volume 7 of his collected works. 393 mots de plus

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Violence, Hospitality, Cross: Notes, 2

Chapter 2: Limiting Hospitality

Boersma argues that the High Calvinist understanding of double predestination draws violence back into the being of God in eternity (56).  Specifically, the violence (exclusion) of his hidden will overshadows the hospitality of his revealed will. 1 034 mots de plus

Theology

The Glory of God in the Gospel

The inaugural post in this blog is a quote from one of the greatest essays written by one of the leading evangelicals of our present time, J.I. 507 mots de plus

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Pray for the Nation - Why Should We Be Concerned About The Sins Of The Nation?

St Andrews day is coming up (November the 30th).   The Free Church now holds it as a day of prayer for church and nation.   Yesterdays blog looked at the collective insanity amongst the governing classes which seems to be growing on a daily basis  –  904 mots de plus

Scotland

All Church Members are to be Regenerate by John Owen

« …all church members are to be regenerate. And to what end is this? Namely, that they may all mutually perform those duties one towards another which are incumbent mutually on regenerate persons. 80 mots de plus

Quotes

Aiming at Wisdom or Knowledge

« See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are evil » (Ephesians 5:15-16).

« And further, by these, my son, be admonished: of making many books no end; and much study a weariness of the flesh » (Ecclesiastes 12:12). 252 mots de plus

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