As It Was In The Days Of Noah: 2 Peter 1:1–2

As It Was In The Days Of Noah: 2 Peter 1:1–2

Introduction The epistles of 1 and 2 Peter are unjustly neglected, first because they are both God’s inspired Word. Second, because these epistles give us a perspective on the history of salvation, the accomplishment of redemption, and the nature of life between the...
Is All Of Life Political?

Is All Of Life Political?

Search for the phrase “all of life is political” and one finds not a few results. We expect such a sentiment to be very popular among mon-Christians, whose hope is focused on this life and this world. Remarkably, however, Christians are among those who use it most...
Young, Restless, And Augustinian?

Young, Restless, And Augustinian?

Scholars tell us that there are at about 60 million evangelicals in North America. It is an ongoing debate among them, however, as to how to define “evangelical.” In the 16th century it meant something like this: “One who agrees with the Reformation doctrines of...

Ursinus Anticipated And Rejected Final Salvation Through Works

Objection 4. Faith does not justify without that which is required in those who are justified. Good works are required in those who are justified. Therefore, faith is not without good works, and so does not justify alone. Answer: There is here the same fallacy to...