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The Promise 2: The Hunt Begins

I wrote and posted this elsewhere a good few years back. A retelling of Abraham’s life in Genesis. —————————————————————————————– Firuhza didn’t enjoy living life predictably. He and his wife were … Continue reading

July 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Promise

I wrote this years ago. A re-telling of the Biblical narrative, starting with Adam and Eve. It was meant to be a series. I’ve two done so far (maybe I’ll … Continue reading

July 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sola Fide (Again)

Sola Fide (Faith alone) teaches that when Paul says we are justified by faith apart from works, he is not speaking of moral works. I don’t think that’s the case. … Continue reading

July 29, 2015 · 4 Comments

Baptismal Evangelism

As I’m nearing a decision to join the Orthodox Church, two issues have bothered me for quite a while: Evangelism and Nominalism. Why does there seem to be so many … Continue reading

July 24, 2015 · 10 Comments

Unless You Are Born of Water

John 3:3-5 ” Jesus replied, “Very truly I tell you, no one can see the kingdom of God unless they are born again.”  “How can someone be born when they … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Easter and Dawkinsism

I posted this on my Facebook on Easter, but I’ve decided to put it on my blog. Enjoy! —————————————————————————————————————- It is a little known fact that 2000 years ago, when … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Inspiration As a Matter of Special Revelation

It seems to me that sometimes those advocating that we don’t need an infallible Church in order to know what books are inspired, use criteria which really don’t necessitate or … Continue reading

July 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Quick Thoughts on Christ’s Two Wills and Impeccability

While having a Facebook discussion, the issue of Christ’s two wills came up. It’s not an area I’ve looked into much. But I have come in contact with many related … Continue reading

July 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

A look at Justification by Faith Alone

In Justification, is God pleased with us because he makes us righteous or because he credits it to our account? The question isn’t whether or not God loves us. Even … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

St Basil of Caesarea: A Letter to Gregory against Eunomius

The distinction between nature/substance and person, ousia and hypostasis, the whatness and whoness of a person is key to understanding Christian Theology. In fact, most of the Christological controversies in … Continue reading

July 8, 2015 · Leave a comment