July 26, 2015

Christian Confession of Faith (with full Scripture quotes) — Heaven

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 VII. THE END TIMES

C. All for whom Jesus Christ died will live eternally in Heaven in perfect fellowship with God, as He promised them. The final state of the Church will be eternal glory with her King and Husband. He will wipe every tear from her eyes and will entirely remove all indwelling sin from her. She will worship Him in the presence of His visible glory for all eternity. Read the rest of this entry »

July 12, 2015

Christian Confession of Faith (with full Scripture quotes) — The End Times

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 VII. THE END TIMES

A. Jesus Christ will return from Heaven as He promised, the dead will be resurrected, and the whole world will be judged, all at God’s appointed time. Read the rest of this entry »

May 17, 2015

Christian Confession of Faith (with full Scripture quotes) — Preservation

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V. SALVATION

D. Preservation Read the rest of this entry »

August 31, 2014

Book Review: Wilbur Pickering’s The Identity of the New Testament Text

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Book Review:

Wilbur Pickering’s The Identity of the New Testament Text

Several years ago, I did some research on the subject of Bible versions. The subject is of immediate interest to English speaking Christians because of the wide variety of Bible versions available. Which is the best one to use? The question is complicated by the fact that there are two separate issues to consider when judging the value of a Bible version. The first issue concerns the method of translation used (static equivalence vs. dynamic equivalence). This part was relatively easy: if God inspired the very words of the Bible, then a good translation would strive for ‘static equivalence’, or a complete and accurate correspondence between the Greek and English words. A Christian needs to know precisely what God wrote in his holy Word (2 Tim 3:15-17). But the second issue concerning the best version of the Bible, is the type of text underlying the translation, and it proved to be much more complex. Nevertheless, I believed that the solution ought to be plain and simple enough that every one of God’s people could understand it. Read the rest of this entry »

July 20, 2014

bible.ca vs. the Gospel, pt. 36

Posted in Steve Rudd tagged , , , at 4:00 AM by chriswadams

Over the past several months, I have been refuting the false doctrine put forth in the e-Sword module “5 Points of Calvinism Refuted”, which is written by Steve Rudd. This week I’ll finish examining the author’s arguments against the doctrine of Preservation. (To see the rest of the posts in this series, select ‘Steve Rudd’ from the ‘Categories’ drop down list to the right.) Read the rest of this entry »

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