For the second time, I was on Bob Enyart Live radio program to discuss problems with the big bang! Listen Here! Listen to Big Bang Hit List Part 1
Month: February 2015
The just shall live!
For about 40 years I have heard believers state, “the just shall live by faith.” For that whole time I have taken that to mean, that by their faith, or following their faith, they will live on this earth. That is, we follow the blueprint that God laid down in the Bible for us to […]
Justification by Faith. The Name and Thing Defined by John Calvin (abridged)1,2 1. Justification by faith has been discussed before this, but slightly, because it was necessary first to understand that the faith, by which alone we attain justification, is not unattended by good works. The subject of justification must now be fully discussed, with the […]
As a high school student, at a time when I was an atheist, I co-authored a book reviewing the various cosmological models that were discussed in the scientific literature in 1968. That was three years after the discovery of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) radiation, and the Big Bang Theory had just made a big […]
Recently (February 2015) we heard the terrible news of the martyrdom of the 21 young Egyptian Christian men in Libya, murdered at the hands of the Islamic death cult called ISIS, or Islamic State. For the full story JihadWatch or ChristianNews.com.au. When the General Director of the Bible Society of Egypt, Ramez Atallah, heard this news the society […]
Big Bang Hit List – Part 1
I went on Bob Enyart Live radio program to discuss problems with the big bang! Listen here! Listen to Big Bang Hit List – Part 2
“Who loved me” Galatians 2:20 …is the verse from the Daily Remembrancer this morning February 23.1 It reminded me of what one of my sons once asked in an email: Does God love or hate sinners? These verses2 seem to indicate that He hates sinners (emphases in original email): Psalm 5:4-6 For You are not […]
What does biblical repentance mean?
On Repentance by John Calvin (abridged)1,2 1. Though we have shown how faith possesses Christ, and how by means of faith we enjoy His benefits, yet the subject would still be left in obscurity, unless we describe the effects which we experience. Faith must lead us to repentance. 2. The argument, that repentance rather goes before […]
On faith of believers and apostates
Faith Defined, And Its Properties Described by John Calvin (abridged)1,2 1. A great part of the world, when they hear the word faith, conceive it to be nothing more than a common assent to the evangelical history. And even those, who say God is the object of faith, tend to mislead miserable souls through their vain […]
What is Declared Concerning Christ Rendered to Us by the Secret Operation of the Spirit by John Calvin (abridged)1,2 1. What Christ has received from His Father is nothing to us, till we are united to Him. Though it is true that we obtain this by faith, we see that the communication of Christ, offered in […]