Category Archives: Theology

The same fire of doctrine…

Calvin on Luke 22:49… I came to send fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! “…the same fire of doctrine, when it burns on all sides, consumes chaff and straw, but purifies silver and gold.”

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Important question…

An important question we need now to ask is this: Why do we encounter these and similar objections to God’s law? Why the sometimes intense reaction even to the point of screamed insults, to an insistence of the binding nature … Continue reading

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As the state plays god…

As the state plays god, it divorces itself more and more from responsibility to the people, to God or to man. Rush is right. That would be RJR, not RHL./THB

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Lord’s Day 39…

Q104:  What does God require in the fifth Commandment? That I show all honor, love and faithfulness to my father and mother, and to all in authority over me, submit myself with due obedience to all their good instruction and … Continue reading

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Theologicians…

Magicians of theology.

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Where the kingdom starts…

John Calvin on Matthew 6:10… Your kingdom come… “…no others keep a lawful order in this petition but those who begin with themselves, that is, to be cleansed of all corruptions that disturb the peaceful state of God’s kingdom and … Continue reading

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The kingdom of God is…

John Calvin on Matthew 6:10… Your kingdom come… “God reigns where men, both by denial of themselves and by contempt of the world and of earthly life, pledge themselves to his righteousness in order to aspire to a heavenly life.”

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