Tag: Biblical Position

The Service of my Love – A Review

I decided that in order to have a valid input in commenting on other people’s plans, it would be fair if I actually grappled with the liturgical sources they were going to use. To that end I got hold of 

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Is Alan Chambers Wrong?

I wanted to invite your responses to Alan Chambers’ latest piece in order to have some comments to bounce off from. With controversial articles like this (and some people are very upset about it) it’s good to know how people

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Can’t even Covenant

From here. I’m not going to comment until later, but I’d welcome your opinions right now. Things are different in Canada. No offense to Canadians, of course. Recently I was engaged in a lively debate about the topic of homosexuality

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Challies on Free Will

A brilliant post this morning from Tim Challies, which sums up I think what I have long suspected – free will is not necessary for genuine love. It was Augustine of Hippo who first described the four states of man.

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Debating Homosexuality

I’ve just put the following comment on the Covenant Blog thread which I discussed earlier: I cannot imagine what standard conservative language does to LBGT people. Is there any way to state the conservative position *without* offending? I would want

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