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The Impotent god of a Sovereign People?

“No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draws him. And I will raise him up on the last day.” – John 6:44 ESV Vincent Cheung, […]

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Calvin on the Human Fallibility in the Councils

“Leo, the Roman pontiff, does not hesitate to charge the Council of Chalcedon (which he admits to be orthodox in doctrines) with ambition and unadvised rashness. Indeed, he does not […]


Biblical Calvinism Should Evoke a Passion for Lost Souls

In the following excerpt from Steven Lawson’s, The Gospel Focus of Charles Spurgeon, we see in the life and ministry of Spurgeon the fruit biblical Calvinism should produce: a passion […]


Against the World – The Stupidity of Open Primaries

Join host Jerry Johnson for this week’s edition of “Against the World”, as Jerry asks, “Is it just me or is there anyone else out there who believes that open […]

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Doctrines Lead to Solid Biblical Theology

The March 26, 1997 issue of The Baptist Standard contains an article titled, “Doctrines Lead to ‘Dunghill’ Prof Warns” (p. 12). The article is a blatant condemnation of the Reformed, […]


God Frees His Children from Bondage

This discussion finds a prominent place in Calvin’s treatment of adoption and the law in his Commentary on Galatians. The fact that Christ was subjected to the law was for […]

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Of Justification by Faith

The following selection by John Calvin was taken from book 3, chapter 11 of The Institutes of The Christian Religion, translated into english by Henry Beveridge, 1863. This electronic edition, […]



For those who would claim that Calvinists are not evangelisitic and that the doctrines of sovereign, free grace kill evangelism, I would have them read the diary of David Brainerd, […]


Is God truly Sovereign? by Gordon Clark

Many of the matters discussed in the earlier sections-the Covenants, the Incarnation, the Satisfaction, and indeed Absolute Necessity-come to a head under the rubric of sovereignty. One question previously raised […]

Against the World – I Caused the Evil

Join host Jerry Johnson for this weeks edition of “Against the World”. In this episode, Jerry discusses the matter of God and evil.   Related Blogs