Beth Moore apologizes for role in elevating complementarianism – The Christian Post

One month after announcing her departure from the Southern Baptist Convention, Beth Moore has apologized for her role in elevating complementarian theology to a “matter of 1st importance.”
— Read on www.christianpost.com/news/beth-moore-apologizes-for-role-in-elevating-complementarianism.html

An interesting article on several levels that deserves thoughtful consideration.

John Calvin on the Sacrament of Baptism

This is an excellent treatment of John Calvin & baptism.

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Abstract

This essay engages with John Calvin’s doctrine of baptism as stated in the Institutes of the Christian Religion. It begins by introducing the topic, listing some of the concerns that underlie Calvin’s doctrine and giving some historical context. The essay then moves to engage with Calvin’s view on the Sacraments in general, before delving into his understanding of what baptism is and what the sacrament accomplishes, and symbolizes. The essay then critiques Calvin’s understanding of infant baptism before presenting a personal reflection on Calvin’s doctrine in light of the study.

 

Introduction

Baptism is a sacrament that is almost universally recognised throughout the many factions of the Christian Church, however, how this sacrament is to be understood has long been a subject of fierce debate[1]. This debate was at its height in the age of the Protestant reformation, where Roman Catholic, Radical, and Magisterial thinkers proposed…

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The Equality Act Makes Everyone Potato Heads • Pastor Gabe

“To you, O men, I call, and my cry is to the children of man,” says Wisdom personified in Proverbs 8. “O simple ones, learn prudence; O fools, learn sense… Whoever finds me finds life and obtains favor from the Lord, but he who fails to find me injures himself. All who hate me l …
— Read on themajestysmen.com/pastorgabe/the-equality-act-makes-everyone-potato-heads/

Capitol: Sacred?

Definitely worth discussion. Is the nation’s capitol “sacred” space, why or why not?

The Domain for Truth

Last week I have wrote about my disapproval of what happened at the Capitol on January 6th here: Wicked is the Doctrine of Regeneration through Chaos.  In that article I mentioned the danger of the doctrine of regeneration through chaos.

But there’s something I want to say about the response of some who condemned the incident that I’m concerned about biblically.  It is a biblical point that is important for the Christian.

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