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Alternatives to Changing the Belgic Confession?

Theistic evolution is a significant doctrinal challenge facing the Canadian Reformed Churches. When I say “theistic evolution” I mean such ideas as the biblical Adam and Eve sharing an ancestry with primates. 1,892 more words

Theistic Evolution

Should We Change the Belgic Confession?

There is currently a proposal circulating in our churches regarding article 14 of the Belgic Confession. This proposal, aimed for the floor of Synod 2016, seeks to address theistic evolution by making a change to the opening of article 14. 1,870 more words

Theistic Evolution

Can We Change the Belgic Confession?

There is an overture circulating in the Canadian Reformed Churches which proposes a change to article 14 of the Belgic Confession (you can find it here… 2,118 more words

BC 14 Proposal

A Retracted Statement?

A proposal is going to Regional Synod East in November which puts forward a change to article 14 of the Belgic Confession. This proposal is designed to clear up the confusion that currently exists in the Canadian Reformed Churches regarding origins. 695 more words

Theistic Evolution

Learning from the Saints of the Past How to Stand in a Hostile Culture

Sunday Afternoon Musings

I was reading, the Belgic Confession this morning before the first service.  (Don’t ask why. I just picked it up and started reading. 314 more words

Sunday Musings

Clarifying what we've always confessed

On March 11, Classis Ontario West adopted an unusual proposal from Hamilton’s Providence Canadian Reformed Church: Providence wants an addition made to the Belgic Confession. 979 more words

BC 14 Proposal

Response to Dr. J. Visscher

Our purpose at Creation Without Compromise is to provide Reformed church members with resources to defend and promote the biblical teaching on origins.  We also aim to provide tools to office bearers to fulfill their subscription vows.  1,146 more words

Theistic Evolution