by archivist STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn Q. 45. Which is the first commandment? A. The first commandment is, Thou shalt have no other gods before me. Q. 46. What is required in the first commandment? A. The first commandment requireth us to know and acknowledge God to be the […]Read More January 7: Van Horn on WSC Q.’s 45-46
by archivist STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn Q.43. —What is the preface to the ten commandments? A. —The preface to the ten commandments is in these words, I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. Q. […]Read More December 31: Van Horn on WSC Q’s 43-44
by archivist STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn Q.42. — What is the sum of the ten commandments? A. — The sum of the ten commandments is, to love the Lord our God, with all our heart, with all our soul, with all our strength, and with all our mind; and […]Read More December 24: Van Horn on WSC Q. 42
by archivist STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn Q. 41. — Wherein is the moral law summarily comprehended? A. — The moral law is summarily comprehended in the ten commandments. Scripture References: Matt. 19:17-19; Deut. 10:4; Rom. 3:8.;Deut. 4:8. Questions: 1. What do we mean by “summarily comprehended?” We mean […]Read More STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM -December 17: Van Horn on WSC Q. 41
Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 Writers Graeme Goldsworthy Jesus is the self-declared fulfillment of the Old Testament promises… In Reformed theology, the three offices of Christ are seen to embrace the totality of his being and doing. Every Christian needs to grow in grace and in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ (2 Pet. 3:18). […]Read More Faith in the Real Jesus: Understanding Him As Prophet, Priest, and King
by archivist STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn Q. 40. What did God at first reveal to man for the rule of his obedience? A. The rule which God at first revealed to man for his obedience, was the moral law. Scripture References: Rom. 2:14,15; Rom. 10:5. Questions: 1. How […]Read More December 10: Van Horn on WSC Q. 40
“The historic positions on biblical unity and biblical confrontation of errors that the Alliance has stood for over a hundred years seem now to be eroded and replaced by ecumenical attitudes”. World Evangelical Alliance responds: “The concerns raised are being taken very seriously”. AUTHOR Evangelical Focus ROME 07 DECEMBER 2017 15:42 h GMT+1 An open […]Read More Evangelical Alliances of Italy, Spain and Malta denounce “ecumenical agenda” of the WEA in an open letter
[This article is authored by Andrew Rappaport, Founder and President of Striving For Eternity Ministries.] There has been much discussion on what the word “perfect” means in 1 Corinthians 13:10. A proper interpretation of this passage will answer the question: “are tongues for today?”. The word teleion (teleion) is translated in several English Bibles as “perfect”. It could be […]Read More “are tongues for today?”
1 Corinthians 12-14 Andrew R. Rappaport Introduction There is much confusion in some Christian circles about a particular gift of the Holy Spirit: speaking in tongues. The gift of speaking in tongues is the miraculous ability to speak a known human language that the speaker did not previously know. Some assert that the language of […]Read More 1 Corinthians 12-14 -IsTongues For today?
by Andrew Rappaport · Published December 22, 2016 · Updated December 22, 2016 “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever” (Hebrews 13:8). Since Jesus never changes, then the gift of tongues is still for us today. This argument is a very often used for the current practice of the gift of tongues. […]Read More Jesus Never Changes So Tongues are for Today: Is This A Valid Argument?