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Dr. Jerry Walls' Calvinist Confusions

Published on May 5, 2014

Dr. Jerry Walls gives his critique of Calvinism, and more specifically, John Piper’s written and held beliefs on the subject, all framed through C.S. 31 more words


When it takes an Arminian to explain Calvinism

What kind of Christian are you? Did Jesus die for everyone, or just for the believer? Did you yield to God’s Spirit, or were you simply chosen? 366 more words


The problem of God's "hiddenness"

In his book Hell: The Logic of Damnation (great title, by the way), Jerry Walls, a United Methodist theologian, makes a case for perdition in the face of modern objections. 921 more words

Is God Properly Described as "Love" in the Theology of John Calvin?

by Thomas Talbott, Ph.D. 

When I first began to wonder how the Calvinists might interpret the Johannine declaration that God is love (see 1 John 4:8 and 16), I turned immediately to Calvin’s… 2,806 more words


Hell as Universal Purgatory

“A human being cannot fail to love the Christ who is revealed in him, and he cannot fail to love himself revealed in Christ” ( 3,700 more words