Some Practical Consequences Of Reformed Covenant Theology (3)

Some Practical Consequences Of Reformed Covenant Theology (3)

In this series we have considered briefly the importance of the church as the Christ-confessing covenant community and the importance of Abraham in the Bible’s own account of the covenant of grace. In this installment we are to consider some of the ways that the...
Some Practical Consequences Of Reformed Covenant Theology (2)

Some Practical Consequences Of Reformed Covenant Theology (2)

So far we have looked at one  aspect of Reformed covenant theology (as distinct from other kinds of covenant theology), which distinguishes it from those varieties of popular evangelical theology, piety, and practice. Many are excited about the “doctrines of grace”...
Some Practical Consequences Of Reformed Covenant Theology (1)

Some Practical Consequences Of Reformed Covenant Theology (1)

It is exciting to discover what are sometimes called “the doctrines of grace,” i.e., the teaching that even though by nature we are dead in sins and trespasses, we came to faith because God loved us in Christ from all eternity and the Holy Spirit...
For Whom Is Christ Mediating?

For Whom Is Christ Mediating?

If you are an adult you know about mediators. It is not uncommon now, when one signs a contract, to agree to “binding arbitration” or to “mediation” either in lieu of going to court or before going to court. A mediator, then, is one who “who attempts to make people...
Video: The Abraham Paradigm

Video: The Abraham Paradigm

Friday and Saturday of this past week AGR’s R. Scott Clark had the privilege of speaking to congregation of Covenant Presbyterian Church (OPC) and to their guests in Ft Worth, TX on “The Abraham Paradigm.” They recorded video of the 4 sessions:...
Is Abraham “Our Father” Or “A” Father? (3)

Is Abraham “Our Father” Or “A” Father? (3)

The question before us so far has been that of the relationship between Christians and Abraham, between our New Covenant faith, our New Covenant religion, our New Covenant theology, piety, and practice and his. Behind that question lie other fundamental questions. Was...