Arminian Magazine

Vic Reasoner, “An Arminian Covenant Theology”

, posted by Jon Gossman

Too many Arminians have pushed their tray through the theological cafeteria, accepting a helping of whatever sounded good. Before we accept all the popular theology of the celebrity teachers, we had better determine upon what…

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A. J. Smith, “Counterfeit Conversions”

, posted by Jon Gossman

Few will dispute the fact that there is something seriously wrong with the methods employed by popular holiness evangelists and workers at the altar services. Popular evangelists have those who desire to be saved sign…

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Vic Reasoner, “Gliding With Grider”

, posted by Jon Gossman

The most recent attempt to state the Wesleyan interpretation of theology is found in Kenneth Grider’s A Wesleyan-Holiness Theology (Kansas City: Beacon Hill, 1994). Among Grider’s positive contributions: 1. He interprets “the old man” as…

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A.J. Smith, “Delivered From Doubt”

, posted by Jon Gossman

Aaron Jacob Smith (1887-1960) was brought up in a Christian home and professed to have been converted in 1907. Five years later he attended college at University Park, Iowa and professed to be sanctified. He…

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Vic Reasoner, “The Earle & Clarke Exposition”

, posted by Jon Gossman

Adam Clarke was once considered a dunce, yet he learned twenty languages. He overcame his fears to become the most able biblical scholar of his time in the English-speaking world. When he died the Conference…

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Vic Reasoner, “The Spirit of Tolerance”

, posted by Jon Gossman

As leaders within the conservative holiness movement pronounce divine judgment upon each other over secondary issues, the younger generation continues to leave the movement disillusioned. If we have a future we must learn to speak…

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C. Marion Brown, “Restitution”

, posted by Jon Gossman

While scanning both book lists and library shelves, I was rather startled at the absence of material on restitution. Many volumes have been written on various subjects and many have been “beaten to death” by…

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C. Marion Brown, “A Right Conception of Sin”

, posted by Jon Gossman

Richard S. Taylor states in his book A Right Conception of Sin that the doctrine relating to sin forms the center around which we build our entire theological system. A faulty concept here would lead…

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