October 2017

The Most Benefit from the Means of Grace
Another gem from George Swinnock: Reader, remember thine errand at ordinances is to get grace. Thou...
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The Amazing Privilege of Prayer
I am constantly amazed at the combination of devotion and scholarship present in Puritan authors....
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A ‘Man-Taker’
Joseph Ivimey records this fascinating anecdote about a 17th century General Baptist pastor, George Hammon....
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The Gospel Goes to the Gentiles
Stephen Charnock, The Attributes of God 1:504 How great is the goodness of God! The borders of...
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Obedience Flows out of Union with Christ
A brief quote from Dr. Michael Horton's What’s Wrong and Right About the Imitation of Christ...
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Colonel John Hutchinson
One of the great and tragic figures of the Puritan Era is John Hutchinson. Along...
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Christ’s Ascension Gifts
From Spurgeon's Sermon on Eph. 4:7-12 preached in March 1871 (Thanks to Rob Cosby for...
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Frequently Asked Symbolics Questions: Divorce
The careful reader will notice that 2LCF chapter 25 differs from WCF 24 (remembering that...
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Frequently Asked Symbolics Questions: Praying in A Known Tongue
Here is a question I have been asked several times--sometimes with real concern. In 2LCF...
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Frequently Asked Symbolics Questions: Elect Infants
In many modern editions of 2LCF, chapter 10:3 begins simply 'infants dying in infancy ....
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