A refutation of the doctrines of Witness Lee and Watchman Nee.
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I'm trying to better understand the OT prophets (an area where I'm weak) and would appreciate help locating a good sermon series on Malachi. Since I spend 50 minutes in the car most days, I find listening to quality sermon series one of the better ways to learn.
At risk of oversimplification, is it fair to say that the primary difference between Reformed Baptist CT and Presbyterian CT is that the Presbyterians see all covenants as primarily spiritual in nature versus the RB see only the new covenant is primarily spiritual?
Hey everybody, I am new here and am super stoked to get into Puritan Board!!! Also just wanted to let you guys know that I have started a new discord server for confessional believers of the following traditions: Continental/Dutch Reformed, Presbyterian, Anglican, Congregationalist, Baptist, and Lutheran. Please feel free to join if you are interested. I am hoping to use it mainly as a voice...
I couldn't find a place on the Puritan Board that focused specifically on sacramental theology, so I hope this general theology forum is acceptable.
Greetings Fathers and Brothers!
As I study the Reformed view on the sacraments (specifically the Westminster view) I'm struggling to grasp something. According to the Westminster, the "papal sacrifice of the mass" is to be rejected. If what is...
I was hoping y'all could help me identify the differences between the Heritage Reformed Church (HRC) and the Orthodox Presbyterian Church (OPC).
I've done a small amount of study on the HRC, so I have at least some idea of what they're about, and I've been attending an OPC church for a year, so I know a good bit about them, but I'd definitely appreciate more information on the HRC....
I've been thinking about, for a good year now, the "order" of worship.
The Reformed Church Service (which is very closely linked to the early church explanations of the order of worship) always has a "biblical basis" for specific elements of worship which are to be included. This is not where my question arises. Elements of worship aside...
There are some deviations in order...
I was reading Dennis Johnson's excellent book on preaching, Him We Proclaim, and I came across a footnote (page 44, fn 38) that indicated that the URC requires catechetical preaching. So I looked up article 40 of the URC pamphlet of church order (a URC minister gave me that one!), and I found this:
At one of the services each Lord's Day, the minister shall ordinarily...
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