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The New Calvinism | April 3, 2014 | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | PBS

<b>ROBERT FAW</b>, correspondent: From baptism by immersion to the fervent Bible-based preaching, Sojourn Community Church in Louisville, Kentucky, looks …

Biblical & Theological Essays and Research Papers

Reasons for faith in Christianity including information on predictive prophesy, historical documentation, arguments for the existence of God, …

Iain Murray: Arminianism and Evangelism from The Forgotten Spurgeon

About the Author<p><b>Iain H. Murray (1931-)</b> was born (of Scottish parents) in Lancashire, England, brought up in a liberal denominational church, and …

Divine Sovereignty & Human Responsibility

Better minds than mine (or yours, probably) have wrestled with the relationship between divine sovereignty and human responsibility. The Bibles …

Theology

List of Reformed Baptists

This is a partial list of notable Reformed Baptists.<p>John Bunyan (1628–1688),[1] English preacher and author of <i>The Pilgrim's Progress</i><br>• Alistair Begg …

The Case for Paedobaptism

If you’re a credobaptist (i.e., one who believes in seeking to baptize only believers), it can sometimes be confusing trying to understand why anyone …

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• A WordPress.com account. Don’t have an account? All you need is an email address and password — register here!<br>• Permission from the site owner. Once …

How Ephesians Killed My Radical Christianity

Shares 100<p><i>We don’t like Paul’s call to be radical because it is a lot easier to love the lost whom we haven’t seen than our wife who we see every</i> …

How to Make Accountability Work

Accountability has gotten a bad rap. It is easy to see why, I guess. When it comes to battling against sin, and especially those stubborn, addictive …

Election by Murder?

I hope you’ve all benefited as much as I have from Jesse’s posts over the last few days regarding the eternal destiny of infants who die before they …

What happens to infants who die? The NT answers

Yesterday we saw 16 verses in the OT that address the issue of what happens to little children who die. I hope you saw that the OT lays the …

What happens to infants who die? The OT answers

There is a tendency to think that the Bible is silent about the issue of what happens to infants who die. However, there are at least 26 different …

What happens to infants who die? The need for an answer

My wife and I were camping when we got a phone call that a friend’s infant child was in a hospital nearby, and was not likely to live. We came out of …

Counseling

Why Do You Believe That Infants Who Die Go to Heaven?

<i>The following is an edited transcription of the audio.</i><p><b>Why do you believe that infants who die go to heaven?</b><p>I believe it not because of a sentimental …

Why I Am a Cessationist

I am not writing on this topic because I have the final answer on spiritual gifts, for the matter is difficult and Christians who love God and the …

An Extended Debate About the Meaning and the Truth of Calvinism

You won’t find a more intelligent and comprehensive book on early American theology than E. Brooks Holifield’s magisterial work <i>Theology in America:</i> …

Do We Have Free Will?

Non-Christians and Christians alike often give the same answer to difficult questions like these: Why did God allow sin in the first place? Why does …

Theology

A Calvinist Looks at Orthodoxy

So then, is this Orthodox Presbyterian about to drop the "Presbyterian" and become simply Orthodox? No! In my estimation, the shortcomings of …

Emotional Protestants, Gracious Storytelling, Stressed-Out Athletes, Young Kierkegaardians, Antinomian Unicorns, and Church Basement Addictions

We asked those who are giving “mini-talks” this Friday (4/19) at our 6th Annual Mockingbird NYC Conference to provide short teasers of what they’ll …

A Photographic Review of Sacramento Roses

Text to be added later today.<p>Advertisements<p>Posted in Floribunda, Uncategorized<p>Walking on Sunshine is beautiful, colorful, and fragrant, floribunda …