• Being Conservative and Libertarian

    Being Conservative and Libertarian

    One argument from many in the libertarian world, to which I belong tautologically, that I think is i...

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    What Switzerland Did

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  • Horton’s “Contrived Empire”

    Horton’s “Contrived Empire”

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    The Idolatry of Man-Made Law

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    The Mentality of the Christian in Relation to the Civil Magistrate

    I’ve been thinking.  Specifically, I’ve been thinking about the nature of the political ...

  • Review of “Recovering a Covenantal Heritage”

    Review of “Recovering a Covenantal Heritage”

    Editor’s Note: Recovering a Covenantal Heritage is a collection of essays on Covenant Theology...

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Today’s Picks: Oct 16th

See the previous daily picks here Theological and Philosophical —>Brandon Adams, at his blog Contrast, quotes at large from John Erskine’s the Nature of the Sinai Covenant after providing some quotes on the same issue from John Owen, A.W. Pink, and Abraham Booth.  If you are into Covenant Theology and are desiring to learn more about it, I recommend this.  The ... Read More »

Today’s Picks: Sept 29

See the previous daily picks here. Theological and Philosophical —> Richard Barcellos wrote an important summary of the Confessional view of the Trinity, which can be found here.  It is vital that we understand that God is one and three in two different senses. We need to make this clear, lest we get into Van Tillian paradox land where God ... Read More »

Today’s Picks: Sept 26

See yesterday’s picks here. Theological and Philosophical —> Recently, Sean Gerety wrote a two part series defending the doctrine of “Justification by Belief Alone.”  Following the tradition of Gordon H. Clark, Gerety upholds the idea that faith and belief are synonymous and that to add something to belief in order to make it faith is wrongheaded.  Often, many in the Reformed ... Read More »

Today’s Picks: Sept 25

See yesterday’s picks here. Theological and Philosophical —> From February of this year, Reformed Baptist Tom Chantry addresses the philosophy, among other things, of John Frame.  While it was a controversial piece (these issues always are and John Frame is popular in Reformed circles), there is much to be gained from it.  The epistemological portion of it was most interesting to ... Read More »