Category Archives: Salvation

The cultural tendency of the Muslim world to cover up their sins

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
Paul Williams wrote: (at his old blog, no longer available)  (quoting Hamza Yusuf) “We must remember that if a person has done wrong his spiritual path is not severed. There is recourse. One seeks repentance with…

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The Real Issue About Roman Catholicism

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Pilgrim’s Media on Faith

A good analysis of saving faith in Jesus Christ.  The true faith of conversion that demonstrates the reality in application and change. https://thepilgrimsmedia.wordpress.com/2018/03/30/the-characteristics-of-conversion-what-is-faith/#_ftn1  

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“It is not the intensity of faith that saves, rather it is object of faith that saves.”

https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/the-ground-of-all-human-assurance-before-god/

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You cannot figure out God

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
“You can’t figure out God. Christianity is not true because it works. In many cases, it does not work. That is to say, it does not solve all of the problems that we think…

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On the Bondage of the Unregenerate Will

http://beggarsallreformation.blogspot.com/2013/11/everyday-is-reformation-day-here-on.html

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You cannot figure out God

“You can’t figure out God. Christianity is not true because it works.  [It is true just because it is truth from God; so read the whole article.] In many cases, it does not work. That is to say, it does … Continue reading

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Alistair Begg on Mark 10 – the answer to Paul Williams’ constant mis-use of this passage

This is an excellent example of how to witness to people; and also the answer to the way many Muslims abuse this passage, especially Paul Williams. (see below)   see discussion at Paul Williams’ blog. See previous discussion about this … Continue reading

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Faith and Repentance

https://www.ligonier.org/blog/faith-repentance/  

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A one text sermon – John 1:12 and OT scholarship on Isaiah 7:14

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
This gentleman (J. A. Motyer, Old Testament scholar – pastor)  passed away today at the age of 91.  What a great message from John 1:12.  This was also the verse that was first told…

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