Celebrate The Victory of Christ on Halloween

Collin Garbarino wrote an article for reformation21.org on the subject of Halloween. In the article he argues that the history of Halloween is Christian rather than pagan/Celtic. Rooted in the memorialization of the martyrs and celebrating the victory over death by Jesus. His article has some helpful points but some areas that I would take … Continue reading Celebrate The Victory of Christ on Halloween

Vos: What Points of Reformed Theology are Related to the Doctrine of Predestination?

In Dogmatics Vol 1., p 98 Vos answers the question, “At what points is the doctrine of predestination or election related to the rest of Reformed doctrine as a whole?” In other words “What other areas in Reformed theology are connected or impacted from the doctrine of predestination?” Vos answers with five points: God’s Sovereignty, … Continue reading Vos: What Points of Reformed Theology are Related to the Doctrine of Predestination?

The Federal Vision and Union with Christ

The question that is asked by some Federal Vision proponents is “Can Union with Christ be lost?” This was the latest to come out on a report from The Aquila Report (It can be found here). I think for the laymen this question needs to be re-stated. What type of relationship do the reprobate/elect have … Continue reading The Federal Vision and Union with Christ