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Is Nicaea Enough?

A sentiment with which I sympathize and which I hear often is that “Nicaea is enough.” By this people seem to mean that, when trying to articulate boundaries for orthodoxy and, thus, for who is and who isn’t a Christian, the Nicene Creed, or more often the Apostles’ Creed, serves as the arbiter. 1,139 more words

Systematic Theology

God the Trinity: Biblical Portraits

Yarnell, Malcolm B., III. God the Trinity: Biblical Portraits. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2016.

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In his 2016 book, God the Trinity: Biblical Portraits… 1,163 more words


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2 Timothy 3:16: All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness

Since only Scripture is God-breathed, our goal as believers and students of the Bible is that all of our teaching, doctrine, and theology lines up with the clear teaching of Scripture as much as possible. 264 more words

...It's not sexy (A blog about Theological Method).

when you talk about theological method, you can hear the yawns break out across the room, but actually it is vitally important about how think and make decisions theologically, and yet no one talks about it, because they think it’s boring. 1,260 more words


The Trinity Among the Nations

Green, Gene L., Stephen T. Pardue, and K. K. Yeo, eds. The Trinity Among the Nations: The Doctrine of God in the Majority World. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2015. 1,336 more words


"One Rule to Rule Them All?"

Vanhoozer, Kevin J. β€œβ€˜One Rule to Rule Them All?’ Theological Method in an Era of World Christianity.” In Globalizing Theology: Belief and Practice in an Era of World Christianity… 1,472 more words


Guarding the Good Deposit and Ministering Sound Doctrine

As a Baptist, I am staunchly in favor of religious liberty for all and the individual freedom of conscience required for that collective liberty. I’m also in favor of congregational rule in local churches. 1,366 more words

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