Monthly Archives: December 2013

What is the most important thing happening in the world today?

Philip Ryken writes: “In 1994 I attended the celebrations for the 350th anniversary of the Westminster Confession of Faith. At the close of those celebrations, the Scottish minister Eric Alexander asked a series of provocative questions: “What is the really … Continue reading

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Grace leads to holiness not licentiousness or flippancy.

In the book “The Church” Philip Ryken writes the chapter on the holy church.  He looks at Paul’s letter of 1 Corinthians and concludes that God’s grace will lead to holiness.  He writes: “This is what Paul was urging the … Continue reading

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Church Unity: definitions and boundaries

What does it mean for the Nicene creed to say that there is One church? Roman Catholic theologians argue that the Roman Catholic church is the one true church, and that the proliferation of denominations in the Protestant church shows … Continue reading

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