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What's with those "Gesis" brothers?

I had only known one of them, until this morning. My acquaintance with “Exe Gesis” began a few years ago when I learned the disquieting fact that English translations of God’s Word are slightly flawed. 175 more words

Essays

Echoes of invention

The Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) gradually began to downplay some of the distinctive teachings of Daniel Warner, leading some of those who believed strongly in those teachings to leave the church. 462 more words

Christianity

There is a need for interpretation, in order to explain seeming contradictions

Turning from the general to the particular let us evince there is a real need for interpretation. First, in order to explain seeming contradictions. Thus, 405 more words

Arthur W. Pink

Some believe that the only Interpreter they need is the Holy Spirit

Others take the position that the only Interpreter they need, the only One adequate for the task, is the Holy Spirit. They quote:

“But ye have an unction from the Holy One, and ye know all things… but the anointing which ye have received of Him abideth in you, and ye need not that any man teach you” (1 John 2:20, 27). 375 more words

Arthur W. Pink

The Nature of a Thing

I recently had some discussions with a couple of co-workers about the nature of God and the trinity. For many, the idea that the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, are one being, God, is a given. 651 more words

God's Identity

Some believe that the scriptures do not need any interpreting

On the other hand, there are some misguided souls who have suffered the pendulum to swing to the opposite extreme, denying that the Scriptures need any interpreting. 203 more words

Arthur W. Pink

Together We Stand

We know how it goes. We’ve repeated the story, maybe read about it in (some) church history books. And many of us have probably even seen a young Joseph Fiennes act it out on screen. 1,157 more words

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