“But then, indeed, not knowing God, you served as slaves [to] the ones by nature not being gods” (Galatians 4:8; … Continue reading Which by nature are no gods
“I have been crucified with Christ, and I live; [yet] no longer I, but Christ lives in me. And the [life] I … Continue reading Incorporation, Integration, Incarnation
Now [to one] working, the reward is not counted according to grace, but according to debt” (Romans 4:4; underlining mine). … Continue reading Gracious Debt?
Here are some quotes from B.B. Warfield’s, Augustine & The Pelagian Controversy: “When Augustine comes to speak of the means … Continue reading Extenuation by Abstraction
[Posts in “fictional conversations” are sometimes (but not always) adapted and edited from non-fictional correspondence. They are usually lightly edited … Continue reading A Common Calvinist Canard
One website reads this way: “Dutch theologian Herman Bavinck (1854–1921) is widely celebrated as one of the most eloquent divines … Continue reading An Irenic Polemic
“For as many as are out of works of Law, [these] are under a curse. For it has been written, … Continue reading A Twist of Faith