Authority

The Problem with Words
Human life is all about communication. God made us to be social creatures, interacting with...
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How Important is Christian Liberty?
Some material from my lectures on Chapter 21, 'Of Christian Liberty' in the Second London...
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Calvin on Scripture’s Testimony to God
Scripture's Testimony to God: Institutes I:11:1 1.We are forbidden every pictorial representation of God As Scripture, in...
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Calvin on Rejecting Scripture
Rejecting Scripture: Institutes I:9:1 1.The fanatics wrongly appeal to the Holy Spirit Those who, rejecting...
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The Limits of Pastoral Authority
What are the limits of pastoral authority? This is a pressing question with very significant...
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Calvin on Scripture and the Spirit’s Testimony
Scripture and the Spirit's Testimony: Institutes I:8:1 1. Scripture is superior to all human wisdom...
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Truth and Consequences
Submitted by Prof. Renihan The relation between exegesis and theology is very interesting. After the...
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Who chooses Pastors?
Who chooses pastors? Submitted by Prof. Renihan It seems strange to me that some churches...
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Why Do We Only Baptize Once (But Observe the Supper Repeatedly)?
Thomas Goodwin on Regeneration and Baptism from Works, 6:408 And (2.) this great change is...
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Are Baptists Protestants?
Submitted by Prof. Renihan To some, this might seem like an unusual question. They would...
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