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What I Learned in Church Today: Christians Approaching Sinai

In the third month after the sons of Israel had gone out of the land of Egypt, on that very day they came into the wilderness of Sinai.

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Perfect? Nope. Still His Treasured Possession...

It’s always soooo smart to post political and religious opinions on Facebook. It gets you into all kinds of trouble. And yet, I still can’t help myself! 1,394 more words

The Gracious Mosaic Covenant

John Ball:

God never commanded his people, that he might set them on high above all people of the earth, and that they might be an holy people unto him and to avouch him to be their God by a Covenant of works: …

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7 Principles Concerning Israel and the Land (John Piper)

Yesterday Matt Smethurst published a blog post on Israel, Gaza, and the idea of Israel’s ‘divine right’ to the land (originally posted Nov 22, 2012). In it Matt linked to and shared thoughts from one of John Piper’s sermons on that same topic. 1,314 more words

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Creation, Condescension, and Redefinition of Covenant Merit

The doctrine of God’s voluntary condescension goes hand in hand with the distinction that developed in Reformed theology between “covenanted” merit and “strict” or “proper” merit. 1,078 more words

Covenant Of Grace

The Marrow of Modern Divinity and the Recent Republication Issue.

Someone on the Puritanboard wanted to know how the view of Republication contained in the Marrow of Modern Divinity measured up.

He asked, “I have some questions in regards to Republication in the book Marrow of Modern Divinity. 763 more words

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