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The nature of man and the nature of sin

From my last blog Theological Coherence (Theology matters) I compared  the views of Calvinism and Arminianism briefly. I implied  that these two positions essentially hold different views regarding  the nature of man and the nature of sin.  2,833 more words

Those who preach are to meditate upon the scriptures

“Meditate upon these things; give thyself wholly to them; that thy profiting may appear to all. Take heed unto thyself, and unto the doctrine; continue in them: for in doing this thou shalt both save thyself, and them that hear thee” (1 Timothy 4:15, 16). 171 more words

Arthur W. Pink

On the Comma Johanneum

Comma Johanneum, a text held dearly by defenders of the Textus Receptus, seeing that the text clearly and unambiguously lends support to the classical doctrine of the Trinity, (even though it fits rather nicely with modalism as well). 188 more words

Trinitarianism

Those who preach are to be diligent laborers in God's Word

“A workman that needeth not to be ashamed.” Be conscientious, diligent, faithful, in the use you make of your time and the talents God has entrusted to you. 166 more words

Arthur W. Pink

Those who preach are to study the Word of God

Thus the chief and constant duty of the preacher is to conform unto that injunction,

“Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth” (2 Timothy 2:15). 164 more words

Arthur W. Pink

Eisegesis 101: Romans 2:11 ("There is no partiality with God.")

Eisegesis: the practice of reading meaning into a text, using presuppositions and assumptions, as opposed to exegesis, which is the “drawing from” or “extracting the meaning” … 1,391 more words

Truth

Those who preach will receive a greater judgment

The preacher’s task is both the most honorable and the most solemn of any calling, the most privileged and at the same time the most responsible one. 178 more words

Arthur W. Pink