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7 Reasons Civil Government Must Uphold The Law of God (according to a Westminster divine)

These seven reasons why the civil magistrate must uphold the law of God are taken from Puritan and Westminster divine George Gillespie’s Wholesome Severity Reconciled with Christian Liberty.  589 more words

Ten Commandments

Fathers and Courtship: Why are dads so rude?

Introduction:  What are the role of Fathers in courtship? So I officiated my first wedding yesterday!  This last week I watched so many weddings on Youtube.  922 more words

Christianity

The Law of God, Theonomy, and Pacifism

Theonomy and pacifism are rearing their heads as the United States continues its efforts to build a coalition of nations to destroy the Islamic State. Two weeks ago I offered some… 1,183 more words

Apologetics & Worldview

Reconstruction Debate

While I’m not a reconstructionist nor a dispensationalist, I did find this one to be an interesting debate. Some of these guys were pretty young when this took place.

Eschatology

An Eastern Orthodox Critique of Christian Reconstructionism/Theomony

Over at Orthodox-Reformed Bridge. Here’s a slice:

Christian Reconstructionism has been labeled “Neo-Calvinism,” a form of Dutch Calvinism initiated by Abraham Kuyper.  The beginning of its ideas can be traced to Kuyper’s 1898 Stone Lectures at Princeton Seminary where he spoke of the cultural mandate or “primordial sovereignty.”  In Lecture 3, “

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Christian Worldview

A Rioter and a Drunkard: A Look at Deuteronomy 21:18-21

It doesn’t take long for any discussion about God’s Law for society to focus upon specific case laws in the Old Testament. While parallel to the discussion of the… 2,083 more words

Biblical Christianity

GOD WILL NEVER HEAL AMERICA BECAUSE WE ARE NO LONGER A CHRISTIAN NATION

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This sermon excerpt was delivered by Dr. John Gerstner in Dr. Carl Bogue’s church in Akron, Ohio on 30 September 1990.  To listen to the sermon in its entirety click… 107 more words

Christianity