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Plotinus and his Assessment and Definition of Matter

Christian theology separates reality into a physical world and a spiritual realm – or a disembodied (intangible) soul that stands in opposition to a world of tangible physical matter. 396 more words

Institute Of Inner Scienes

The Christian's Blessed State

The lines have fallen for me in pleasant places.  Indeed, I have a beautiful inheritance. (Psalm 16.6)

A Christian, no matter how poor or afflicted, is one of the excellent of the earth, of whom the world is not worthy.  142 more words

Book Of Psalms

On the Continuity of Theological Thought Through the Centuries

This continuity of Reformed orthodoxy with the Reformation in and through the use of modified medieval models for system was possible because of Christian Aristotelianism, its dialectical method, and because of the training of many of the Reformers in the old systems.  176 more words

Christian Theology

Obituary: Sunday Evening Service

A long time member of Baptist churches everywhere, Sunday Evening Service, has died. He was a faithful defender of the truth yet he fell out of fashion and was subsequently killed off by misguided pastors. 64 more words

Christian Theology

Musings on Mark: Conflict Among the Synoptics

Καὶ εὐθὺς τὸ πνεῦμα αὐτὸν ἐκβάλλει εἰς τὴν ἔρημον. καὶ ἦν ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ τεσσεράκοντα ἡμέρας πειραζόμενος ὑπὸ τοῦ σατανᾶ, καὶ ἦν μετὰ τῶν θηρίων, καὶ οἱ ἄγγελοι διηκόνουν αὐτῷ.

Characters In The Christian Scriptures

On the Nature and Quality of the Christian Life

Plato sometimes says that the life of a philosopher is a meditation upon death, but we may more truly say that the life of a Christian man is a continual effort and exercise in the mortification of the flesh till it is utterly slain and God’s Spirit reigns in us. – John Calvin (1509-1564), Institutes 3.3.20.

John Calvin

The Harmony of Heaven with the Body of Christ

The spirit of this article is both a deep longing for the presence of God to be manifested in my life and in the life of the church. 2,518 more words