2008

John Owen: The Imputation of Christ's Active Obedience

In 1677, when John Owen (1616–1683) published his book, The Doctrine of Justification by Faith through the Imputation of the Righteousness of Christ; Explained, Confirmed, and Vindicated, the Protestant doctrine of justification was still... next...

The Gospel of Auburn An Analysis of the Federal Vision Claims

Reformed Theology has reached a midlife crisis. In the past decades of existence warped conceptions of assurance, covenant theology, and the sacraments, took center stage. One such theological system that in part caused this debate is a school... next...

Bible Study on the Book of Judges Lesson 2: The Next Generation Judges 2–3:6

Readings: Joshua 5, Judges 2-3:6 The Angel of the Lord Judges 2 opens with the Angel of the LORD appearing to the people of Israel at Bochim. First, notice the Angel goes up from Gilgal. What was He doing in Gilgal? The last reference to the... next...

A Long Obedience in the Same Direction Pressing on in Zealous Covenental Education

"Finally, my brothers, rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things to you is no trouble to me and is safe for you. Look out for the dogs, look out for the evildoers, look out for those who mutilate the flesh. For we are the real circumcision,... next...

Examining the Nine Points: Point Four

Synod affirms that the Scriptures and confessions teach the doctrine ofjustification by grace alone, through faith alone and that nothing that is taught under the rubric ofcovenant theology in our churches may contradict this fundamental doctrine.... next...

2008 Seminary Graduation Reports

Every graduation is special to the graduates, and Westminster Seminary California has been blessed with a number of gifted commencement speakers in the recent pastour own Hywel Jones, John Piper, Ken Myers, just to name a few. In fairness to... next...

The Kind of Preaching We Need

"What we have seen and heard we proclaim to you, so that you may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship is with the Father, and with His son, Jesus Christ." I John 1:3 This past spring I contacted several seminaries asking for a... next...

Bavinck the Dogmatician (3): The Doctrine of General and Special Revelation

As we noted in our previous articles, the introductory volume to Herman Bavinck's Reformed Dogmatics is wholly dedicated to "the first things that must be said" (prolegomena). Bavinck begins by treating a number of formal and foundational topics... next...

Bible Study on the Book of Judges Lesson 1: The Campaign for Canaan Judges 1

Readings: Joshua 23, Judges 1 Judges 1 serves an an introduction to the entire book of Judges, setting the stage with a list of triumphs and tragedies, fulfillments and failures. A Positive Beginning The Book of Judges begins by telling the... next...

The Golden Candlestick

“Then you shall make a candlestick of pure gold. The candlestick and its base and its shaft are to be made of hammered work; its cups, its bulbs, and its flowers shall be of one piece with it.” Exodus 25:31 The tabernacle is an... next...
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