Means of Salvation—Q. 93

Q. 93: What are the outward means whereby Christ communicateth to us the benefits of redemption? A. The outward and ordinary means whereby Christ communicateth to us the benefits of redemption are His ordinances, especially the Word, baptism, the Lord's Supper, and prayer; all which means are made effectual to the elect for salvation. Believe … Continue reading Means of Salvation—Q. 93

Incarnational Theology in Romans 1

Paul, a bond-servant of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God which He promised beforehand through His prophets in the holy Scriptures, concerning His Son who was born of a descendant of David according to the flesh, who was declared the Son of God with power by the resurrection … Continue reading Incarnational Theology in Romans 1

Calvinism and Arminianism on Predestination

The Calvinist and Arminian view on the doctrines of grace in relation to predestination is articulated in the doctrine of election and reprobation. J.L. Dagg defined election as "all who will finally be saved, were chosen to salvation by God the Father, before the foundation of the world, and given to Jesus Christ in the … Continue reading Calvinism and Arminianism on Predestination

Redemption in Ezekiel—37:11-14

Then He said to me, “Son of man, these bones are the whole house of Israel; behold, they say, ‘Our bones are dried up and our hope has perished. We are completely cut off.’ Therefore prophesy and say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord GOD, “Behold, I will open your graves and cause you to … Continue reading Redemption in Ezekiel—37:11-14

Redemption in Ezekiel—37:7-10

So I prophesied as I was commanded; and as I prophesied, there was a noise, and behold, a rattling; and the bones came together, bone to its bone. And I looked, and behold, sinews were on them, and flesh grew and skin covered them; but there was no breath in them. Then He said to … Continue reading Redemption in Ezekiel—37:7-10