By Paul Helm– In response to the charge that Christian theology, indeed the Christian religion, is nothing other than words about words about words, we have seen that our minds and our senses are to be used in a quite natural way in coming to understand our faith. The Christian message is in this sense…

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Ardel Caneday with Matthew Claridge– This is part 2 of a short series on the New Testament’s use of the Old Testament with Credo blogger (!) and New Testament scholar Ardel Caneday, Professor of New Testament Studies and Biblical Studies at Northwestern College in St. Paul, Minnesota. Previous installments in the series can be found…

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The May issue of Credo Magazine, “Chosen by Grace,” is now here! And we are giving away books too! This week here are the books we are giving away: RetroChristianity: Reclaiming the Forgotten Faith. By Michael J. Svigel. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2012. Here is the publisher’s description: The time has come for evangelicals to reclaim…

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Open publication – Free publishing   To view the Magazine as a PDF [download format=”2″ id=”4″] The biblical doctrine of election is offensive. It collides with our demand for human autonomy. It removes our will from the throne. And it exposes our nakedness, revealing us to be the sinners that we truly are, undeserving of…

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Interview by Matthew Claridge– This is Part 2 of our interview with Stephen J. Wellum and Peter J. Gentry about their groundbreaking book, Kingdom through Covenant: A Biblical-Theological Understanding of the Covenants. In Part 1 we talked with Wellum and you can read that interview here. In this interview we are pleased to talk with…

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By Fred Zaspel– “Unanswered prayer” is a frustrating question virtually every Christian has faced. We know that God has promised to act in response to our prayers, but then he so often does not seem to at all. He has said he will give us the desires of our heart (Psalm 20:4-5), but so often…

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Interview by Matthew Claridge— We are delighted to have with us today (and tomorrow!) both Stephen J. Wellum, Professor of Systematic Theology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Peter J. Gentry, Professor of Old Testament at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. In Part 1 of this interview we talk with Stephen Wellum about this…

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  The Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies has now posted the audios from their most recent conference, “Religious Liberty and the Cross: 1662 and the Persecution of the Puritans.” And here they are: Dr. Michael Haykin – “Puritanism Under the Cross” (MP3) Steve Weaver – “Baptists and 1662: The Persecution of John Norcott and Hercules Collins” (MP3) Dr. Tom…

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By Thomas Schreiner– Revelation 6:1-17 teaches us that our God is the Lord of history. He is the final judge. Now I watched when the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures say with a voice like thunder, “Come!” And I looked, and behold, a white…

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Recently D. A. Carson spoke at the fifth annual Gaffin Lecture on Theology, Culture, and Mission at Westminster Theological Seminary. His lecture is entitled,  A Christological Title Often Overlooked, Sometimes Misconstrued, and Currently Disputed: Jesus, the Son of God. These are lectures in biblical or systematic theology, in honor of Dr. Richard B. Gaffin, Jr., professor of Biblical…

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