October

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...

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...

Bible Study on the Book of Judges Lesson 4: Two Imperfect Examples

Reading: Judges 3:12–31 Judges 3:12–30 presents the story of Ehud, possibly one of the most troubling passages for commentators and pastors. Philip P. Elliot, in his exposition on the book of Judges, says this: "By even the most... next...

Bible Study on the Book of Judges Lesson 3: The Perfect Example

Readings: Judges 2:11–23; Judges 3:7–12 Judges 1 and 2 provided us with the historical background of the book of Judges, serving as an introduction to the stories that follow. Judges 2:11–23 gave us a paradigm, a general pattern... next...

Jean Claude (1619–1687)

The Reformed Church in France fared better than most Protestant Churches in Catholic countries in the seventeenth century. In 1589, King Henry of Navarre denounced Protestantism and joined the Catholic Church in order to become King Henry IV... next...

Zacharius Ursinus (1534–1583)

Zacharius Ursinus is not one of the most well-known people of the Reformation. Unfortunately, even some who read and hold to the Biblical truths taught in the Heidelberg Catechism do not know that he is one of its authors. This is partly due... next...

The New Riddle of Roman Catholicism Riddles, Mysteries, and Enigmas (I)

In 1959, Jaroslav Pelikan, then a Lutheran professor ofchurch history at Yale Divinity School, published The Riddle of Roman Catholicism. Writing on the eve of the Second Vatican Council and in the early phase of the Cold War, Pelikan sought... next...
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