O’Reilly. Matt

Matt O’Reilly, Entire Sanctification in the Early Church

, posted by drwayman

[Please note that SEA does not necessarily endorse Wesley’s doctrine of Entire Sanctification, but it is a position that SEA members can hold.] I’ve often heard that John Wesley’s emphasis on Entire Sanctification (or Christian Perfection)…

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Practicing Freedom: A Lenten Reflection

, posted by SEA

this post was written by SEA member, Rev Matt O’Reilly Everyone needs to be set free. The idea that we come into the world with a will entirely at liberty to choose one path or…

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The Question of Perseverance in Philippians 1:6

, posted by Matt O'Reilly

Arminians are not of one mind with regard to the doctrine of perseverance. Some Arminians see perseverance as a gift which God gives to those who respond to the gospel in faith. These Arminians believe…

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Eternally secure, provided that…

, posted by Matt O'Reilly

The debate over eternal security among various stripes of evangelicals is unlikely to go away any time soon. Some assert that upon conversion believers are guaranteed their salvation cannot be lost. Others disagree by claiming…

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