The Desiring God Pastor’s Conference took place recently with a multitude of wonderful talks about union with Christ and other related topics (more videos to come in the coming weeks). The two talks posted here come from Paul Tripp in a pre-conference setting where he addressed preaching the gospel to yourself and living the gospel…

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Ninety-three years ago today — Feb.16, 1921 — Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield, “the lion of Princeton,” finished his earthly race and joined the church triumphant in the presence of Christ. His passing marked not only the end of his earthly life but the end of an era. It was Machen who remarked after the funeral that…

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Each week we will be highlighting important resources. Check back each Friday to see what we have dug up for you. From this week’s cache: 1. Happy 75th Birthday, R.C.: By Chris Larson – Larson notes: “How grateful we are for God’s calling on Dr. Sproul’s life and his sustaining grace.” In honor of Dr. Sproul’s 75th…

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Editor’s note: This post first appeared on TGC. “Before I was married,” Martin Luther recalled, “the bed was not made for a whole year and became foul with sweat. But I worked so hard and was so weary I tumbled in without noticing it.” However, when Martin married the runaway nun Katherine Von Bora, whom Luther…

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In the new issue of Credo Magazine, “Justification: The Doctrine On Which the Church Stands or Falls,” we interviewed R. Michael Allen. In this interview, “From Skeptic to Believer,” he explains what justification has to do with the gospel and why it changed his life.  Allen is Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology at Knox Theological…

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The great Baptist theologian, Andrew Fuller (1754-1815), has been the source of a resurgence of scholarly attention in recent years. This is seen most clearly through the work of the Andrew Fuller Center at Southern Seminary in Louisville, KY. In all of his pastoral duties, theological writing, and missions endeavors, Fuller still thought through the…

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Credo Magazine contributor and blogger, Fred Zaspel (Ph.D., Free University of Amsterdam), is pastor at the Reformed Baptist Church of Franconia, PA. He is also Professor of Systematic Theology at Calvary Baptist Seminary in Lansdale, PA. He is the author of The Theology of B.B. Warfield: A Systematic Summary  and Warfield on the Christian Life:…

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Justin Taylor recently cited John Piper here on why Christians should read and engage with the Puritan theologian John Owen. This comes from the foreword an updated edition of John Owen’s work Overcoming Sin and Temptation, edited by Taylor and Kelly Kapic. Owen certainly said a great deal that was worthwhile and beneficial in regards to…

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In light of his new book, Sal­va­tion by Grace: The Case for Effec­tual Call­ing and Regen­er­a­tion, P&R publishing recently interviewed one of our own, Matthew Barrett, asking him questions about the nature of writing. First, a little about Barrett. He received his PhD from The South­ern Bap­tist The­o­log­i­cal Sem­i­nary. He cur­rently is Assis­tant Pro­fes­sor of…

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Each week we will be highlighting important resources. Check back each Friday to see what we have dug up for you. From this week’s cache: 1. P&R Pastors Conference: By P&R Publishing & The Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals – P&R and ACE are hosting a pastors conference this May, with speakers including Harry Reeder and Ed Welch. This conference…

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Interviews by Matthew Claridge– What is the goal of our salvation? Common answers might include escaping hell fire, seeing departed loved ones, or living happily ever after in the New Heaven and New Earth.  We all should know it goes deeper than that, and more well-informed answers would refer to the famed Westminster Catechism, “to…

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