Category Archives: Theology

The book of Leviticus and Isaiah 53

    See how Isaiah 53 is a continuation/ development of the teaching and theology of substitutionary atonement for sin and how a Rabbi admitted that the Day of Atonement is parallel with Jesus of Nazareth, the Messiah.  I would … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement for sin, Bible Study, Leviticus, Old Testament book study, Substitutionary Atonement, The Atonement of Christ, Theology

An Excellent argument vs. Muslims on John 17:3

Denis Giron wrote: in combox of discussing with Muslims at Blogging Theology   “Regarding John 17:3, the Father bears the title μονος αληθινος θεος. I see the Son bearing nearly identical titles, such as μονογενης θεος in John 1:18, and … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Deity of Christ, Islam, Muslims, Theology

Long Before the Council of Nicea of 325 AD, the early Church taught the Deity of Christ

https://www.str.org/blog/nine-early-church-fathers-who-taught-jesus-god#.Wk9rlFQ-dTY    

Posted in Apologetics, church history, Council of Nicea, Deity of Christ, early church history, Theology

John 1:1 “. . . and the Word was God”

A person who goes by “patrobin” over at a Muslim blog (Paul Williams) asked: “Where does John 1:1 say Jesus is God?” Answer: in the third clause, “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Deity of Christ, Islam, Muslims, Paul Bilal Williams, Sola Scriptura, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology

“We Believe” – The Apostle’s Creed – Keith and Kristyn Getty

  Worshipful doctrinal songs are a great blessing.  Praise God for the Gettys who are writing some great hymns today full of Scriptural truths and sound doctrine!  Singing these songs in a spirit of prayer helps me focus on the … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Prayer, Spiritual songs, The rule of Faith, Theology, Theology of God, worship

The only full and revealed answer to suffering in this life

I wrote this several years ago at another blog that I write (James Swan’s Beggars All Reformation and Apologetics. We don’t know all the answers for our questions about pain and suffering in this life, the book of Job gives … Continue reading

Posted in Incarnation of Jesus Christ, Suffering and God's Sovereignty, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology, Theology of God, Truth | 1 Comment

The Cult of Liberal theology

Another Walter Martin classic. As J. Gresham Machen wrote in his classic book, “Christianity and Liberalism”, “Liberalism (meaning liberal theology) is not Christianity; it is another religion.” I used to have these messages on cassette tape; and it is refereshing … Continue reading

Posted in Liberal Theology, Theology, Truth