Category Archives: 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

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“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

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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

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Justin Martyr was Trinitarian

In regard to the video by Dale Tuggy (a Unitarian) that Yahya Snow (a Muslim) put up; (over at Paul “Bilal” Williams’ blog, Paul is also a Muslim, a British Muslim who had an evangelical experience before becoming a Muslim, … Continue reading

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Confessing the Triune God

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Posted in church history, Council of Nicea, Development of Doctrine, early church history, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology, Theology of God

#TISsowhite? Reflections on Daniel Kirk’s Broadside

Originally posted on Biblical Reasoning:
Daniel Kirk has a post that has been making the rounds this week in which he connects the theological interpretation of Scripture (TIS) movement with something he calls the “problem of whiteness.” Leaving aside questions about whether…

Posted in Apologetics, The rule of Faith, Theology, Truth