The two-fold state of Christ ( Luke Stamps)

October 1, 2013Christology, Luke Stamps

In older Reformed treatments of Christology, the work of Christ was often divided into two “states,” (conditions, or phases): the state of humiliation and the state of exaltation. The Baptist Catechism, echoing the Westminster Shorter Catechism, defines the two-fold state of Christ as follows: Q. Wherein did Christ’s humiliation consist? A.Christ’s humiliation consisted in his being … Read More

Jesus on Every Page – An Interview with David Murray

September 12, 2013Christology, Interviews

Is Christ in the Old Testament? If so, where? And how does the Old Testament prepare the way for the advent of Christ in the New Testament? These questions and many others are ones that Christians struggle to answer, especially if they have never studied the Old Testament. Thankfully we have pastors and scholars like … Read More

Panel on Christology – Sinclair Ferguson, Robert Godfrey, Ligon Duncan, Richard Pratt, and R.C. Sproul, Steve Nichols

June 26, 2013Christology

Ligonier Ministries has posted the panel discussion, led by Steve Nichols, on Christology with Sinclair Ferguson, Robert Godfrey, Ligon Duncan, Richard Pratt, and R.C. Sproul at the 2013 PCA General Assembly. Together, they discussed the person and work of Christ in relation to the ministry of the church in the United States and around the … Read More

Who is Jesus?

May 16, 2013Christology, Fred Zaspel

By Fred Zaspel– In Matthew chapter 16 Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” The disciples replied, “Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” “But who do you say I am?” Jesus asked. And so Peter answered, “You are the Christ, … Read More

“Christians” without Christ

May 8, 2013Christology, Matthew Barrett

By Matthew Barrett–   For professors and pastors alike, one of the most troubling and disturbing realities today is that many of those whom we teach and preach to have little understanding of the person of Christ. It can be quite shocking to discover that those who claim the label “Christian” know not the Christ … Read More