Calvin on 2 Kingdoms


Therefore, lest this prove a stumbling-block to any, let us observe that in man government is twofold: the one spiritual, by which the conscience is trained to piety and divine worship; the other civil, by which the individual is instructed

Calvin on 2 Kingdoms


Therefore, lest this prove a stumbling-block to any, let us observe that in man government is twofold: the one spiritual, by which the conscience is trained to piety and divine worship; the other civil, by which the individual is instructed

Calvin on God’s Promise Keeping Us Humble


Let us not suppose, then, that the Holy Spirit, by this promise [of eternal life], commends the dignity of our works, as if they were deserving of such a reward. For Scripture leaves us nothing of which we may glory

Calvin on God’s Promise Keeping Us Humble


Let us not suppose, then, that the Holy Spirit, by this promise [of eternal life], commends the dignity of our works, as if they were deserving of such a reward. For Scripture leaves us nothing of which we may glory

Misrepresenting 2K… Again


Two-Kingdom’s Theology has come under fire yet again, and as has continued to be the case, it’s opponents are unable to fairly present what it’s proponents teach. Bill Evans recently posted this blog critiquing 2K theology. Dr. Anthony Bradley, (Associate Professor

Misrepresenting 2K… Again


Two-Kingdom’s Theology has come under fire yet again, and as has continued to be the case, it’s opponents are unable to fairly present what it’s proponents teach. Bill Evans recently posted this blog critiquing 2K theology. Dr. Anthony Bradley, (Associate Professor

We Are Not Our Own


We are not our own; therefore, neither is our own reason or will to rule our acts and counsels. We are not our own; therefore, let us not make it our end to seek what may be agreeable to our

We Are Not Our Own


We are not our own; therefore, neither is our own reason or will to rule our acts and counsels. We are not our own; therefore, let us not make it our end to seek what may be agreeable to our

Calvin on Confession


There one method of confessing is prescribed; since it is the Lord who forgives, forgets and wipes away sins, to him let us confess them, that we may obtain pardon. He is the physician, therefore let us show our wounds

Calvin on Confession


There one method of confessing is prescribed; since it is the Lord who forgives, forgets and wipes away sins, to him let us confess them, that we may obtain pardon. He is the physician, therefore let us show our wounds

True and False Repentance


We see from Calvin (Institutes III.3.3-4) what makes up the difference between true and false repentance. False or legal repentance is content merely to ask for the removal of punishment. They experience the consequences and judgment of God for their

True and False Repentance


We see from Calvin (Institutes III.3.3-4) what makes up the difference between true and false repentance. False or legal repentance is content merely to ask for the removal of punishment. They experience the consequences and judgment of God for their

Calvin on this transient life


But the Lord often leaves his servants, not only to be annoyed by the violence of the wicked, but to be lacerated and destroyed; allows the good to languish in obscurity and squalid poverty, while the ungodly shine forth, as

Calvin on this transient life


But the Lord often leaves his servants, not only to be annoyed by the violence of the wicked, but to be lacerated and destroyed; allows the good to languish in obscurity and squalid poverty, while the ungodly shine forth, as