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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


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

Church discipline remains vital

Last week in this column I talked about the importance of steering clear of divisive doctrines, as we are instructed in Paul’s letter to Titus. One of the main reasons we must do that is because those who embrace divisive doctrines in the church will become divisive people. 549 more words


All Sufficient

This Lord’s Day I am preaching on Bible reading, namely, its necessity. I am tempted to quote Article 7 from the Belgic Confession and sit down. 228 more words


Now Available: To Win Our Neighbors For Christ

Now available from Reformation Heritage Books!

In many modern histories of Christian missions, the Protestant Reformation of the sixteenth century is depicted as a movement lacking missionary zeal. 301 more words

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