Category Archives: Christian Theology

Review of Magnifying God in Christ: A Summary of New Testament Theology by Thomas R. Schreiner

Paperback: 272 pages Publisher: Baker Academic; 1 edition (February 1, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 080103826X Amazon.com Thomas R. Schreiner’s Magnifying God in Christ: A Summary of New Testament Theology is actually an abbreviated version of his more substantial New Testament Theology: … Continue reading

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Recovering the Pastor as Theologian

Every pastor is called to be a theologian.  The present day pastor has long forgotten this.  In fact, the pastor as theologian comes as a surprise to many pastors today.  What may now come as a surprise to many, in this … Continue reading

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Letter to Young Calvinists

Dear Young Calvinists, I admire your zeal and passion for the supremacy of God in all things.  But there are a few things I will love for you to consider along the way. First, I know that you are proud … Continue reading

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Pilgrim Theology by Michael Horton

While I have read large portions of Horton’s award winning The Christian Faith, I must confess that it remains quite a challenge to read from cover to cover. So I was encouraged to learn of a  rewritten and condensed version of … Continue reading

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