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The Gracious Mosaic Covenant

John Ball:

God never commanded his people, that he might set them on high above all people of the earth, and that they might be an holy people unto him and to avouch him to be their God by a Covenant of works: …

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7 Principles Concerning Israel and the Land (John Piper)

Yesterday Matt Smethurst published a blog post on Israel, Gaza, and the idea of Israel’s ‘divine right’ to the land (originally posted Nov 22, 2012). In it Matt linked to and shared thoughts from one of John Piper’s sermons on that same topic. 1,314 more words

Biblical Theology

Creation, Condescension, and Redefinition of Covenant Merit

The doctrine of God’s voluntary condescension goes hand in hand with the distinction that developed in Reformed theology between “covenanted” merit and “strict” or “proper” merit. 1,078 more words

Covenant Of Grace

The Marrow of Modern Divinity and the Recent Republication Issue.

Someone on the Puritanboard wanted to know how the view of Republication contained in the Marrow of Modern Divinity measured up.

He asked, “I have some questions in regards to Republication in the book Marrow of Modern Divinity. 763 more words

Law And Gospel

Typology and the Mosaic Covenant

Typology is one of the tools employed today to articulate and defend the idea that God established a works (as opposed to a gracious) covenant with Israel at Mount Sinai.  602 more words

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TREKKING WITH ABRAHAM

“What then was the purpose of the Law?”
Galatians 3:19

 

The purpose of the law was to develop a huge expectation and desire for… 1,164 more words

Old Testament

Why I Was Drawn Into The Nuanced Republication and Mosaic Covenant Study

If anyone is interested, I first was drawn to this issue of Republication and the Mosaic Covenant as a person who was a Reformed Baptist for 30 years.   1,714 more words