One of the primary reasons liberals have a following is because conservatives continue to hand over their children to the state.
The circumcision of Israel, and their following observance of the Passover, signified the renewal of the covenant between Israel and God. In a similar fashion, my prayer is that in my lifetime I might be granted the privilege of witnessing a renewal of the covenant between America and God. This would not be the New Covenant, which God reserves only …
Fathers may not be “professional” theologians, but they must be “resident” theologians. They are called to be the pastor of their home.
We often speak of God as possessing attributes, but this language is inaccurate. God is a “simple” Being who is not “divisible” in parts.
Are there two tracks for salvation, one for Israel and another for the Gentiles? Did God replace Israel and cut them out of his covenant forever? Or does God have an eternal plan which includes a “partial hardening” of Israel for a time, but the ultimate “grafting” of both Jews and Gentiles into the same salvific root?
There is a difference between sinful deceit and Christian shrewdness.