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Justin Martyr

St. Justin on Pre-determinism

, posted by SEA

[This post was taken from http://gloria-deo.blogspot.com/2014/03/st-justin-on-pre-determinism.html ] For me, one great attraction of the theology of the Wesleys (and indeed other Anglicans like C.S. Lewis) is their strong assertion that we humans really are responsible agents,…

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ROlson

Roger Olson, “Why (High) Calvinism Is Impossible”

, posted by SEA

By “impossible” I don’t mean, of course, “doesn’t exist.” I mean “exists but doesn’t work.” By “doesn’t work” I mean “cannot be believed consistently and coherently.” In brief, my argument is that belief in the…

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Daily Scripture, Sunday April 6: Gal 3:21-29

, posted by arminianbaptist

Is the law, therefore, opposed to the promises of God? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that could impart life, then righteousness would certainly have come by the law. But Scripture has…

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Saturday April 5 Daily Scripture: Gal 3:1-6

, posted by arminianbaptist

You foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you? Before your very eyes Jesus Christ was clearly portrayed as crucified. I would like to learn just one thing from you: Did you receive the Spirit by the…

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Austin Fischer

Austin Fischer, “Conversations with the Damned”

, posted by SEA

Over the next few weeks, I’ll be responding, directly and indirectly, to some questions and thoughts surrounding the book [ed. note: the author's book, Young, Restless, No Longer Reformed]. In the next couple of posts,…

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Fischer vs. White

Debate between Austin Fischer and Calvinist James White

, posted by SEA

Here is the audio from the debate between Austin Fischer, the author of Young, Restless and No Longer Reformed, and Calvinist apologist Dr. James White on Unbelievable Radio from February or March of 2014. For a review of the debate…

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Divine Providence

Roger Olson, “Arminianism and Providence”

, posted by SEA

One of the questions I’m asked most often is about God’s providence in Arminian theology. Most people know that Arminians do not believe that God micromanages history or human lives–especially not in terms of evil….

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Young restless and reformed Christianity Today cover

Roger Olson, “Is Arminianism ‘Reformed?’”

, posted by SEA

A minor controversy exists among Arminian scholars (and some non-Arminian Reformed scholars have chimed in) about whether classical Arminianism can legitimately lay claim to being part of the Reformed theological tradition. The question is this:…

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