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Pelagianism, Semi-Pelagianism and the Decline of Conciliar Orthodoxy

On Sunday, November 15, 2015, Elder Wayne Wylie lead a discussion on the heresies of Pelagianism and Semi-Pelagianism, and the decline of conciliar orthodoxy. 290 more words


Adam Hamilton, you're not helping!

I complained in my previous post—just a  few hours ago—that we often risk missing the gospel of Jesus Christ in the four Gospels. I said that we turn scripture passages such as the Good Samaritan and the Sheep and the Goats (which I’m preaching on this Sunday) into messages of works righteousness. 632 more words

Yahweh's Not in the Wind: Letting the Spirit Speak for Himself

Let us walk honestly as in the day: not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and impurities, not in contention and envy: but put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh in its concupiscences… 1,876 more words


41. Pope St. Zosimus 417-418

The ill-tempered Pope Zosimus was only in office for a little under two years and he did his very best to irritate or exhaust everyone he came into contact with. 224 more words

Is Arminianism a Different Gospel? - by Rev. Eric Kampen

The seriousness and extent of Arminian thinking can be a point of contention at times. It is not unheard of that in Reformed circles critical comments about Arminianism are met with blank stares, a degree of indifference, or even a degree of hostility. 1,183 more words


Maria Tatham, a gentle iconoclast reblogged this on Pilgrim’s Progress revisited - Christiana on the narrow way and commented:

A needed admonition - may the Lord strengthen us to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ!

The power and office of the intellect and will in man before the fall, this freedom lost by the fall

The power and office of the intellect and will in man before the fall. Man’s free will. This freedom lost by the fall — a fact unknown to philosophers. 716 more words

John Calvin