“It is thus that human wisdom has endeavored to make the ‘offence of the cross’ to cease. The natural man … Continue reading Offence and Efficacy of the Cross
“Then let it be known to you, men, brothers, that through this One remission of sin is announced to you. … Continue reading Debtors To Do All The Law
“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