Ligonier Blog / Monday / August 3 / 2015

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  • Solomon’s Sin and Our Sin

    from Ben Dunson Jan 24, 2015 Category: Articles

    The history of the world, and of the church, gives us story after story where the power of loving desire has led many to their ruin. God is love. That is why human love is such a powerful (and dangerous) thing: it easily becomes a false substitute for God's love. If our hearts are not fixed on our Lord, love for others will become all consuming, and as with Solomon, will easily lead our hearts away from God so that we too become "not wholly true to the Lord [our] God" (1 Kings 11:4). Keep Reading
  • John Calvin on Condoning Theological Delusion

    from Aaron Denlinger Jan 10, 2015 Category: Articles

    Few Reformed Christians today are likely to find themselves forced by law to worship in churches which, by their reckoning, are flawed to some degree. But Calvin's encouragement to "condone delusion" on some matters, and the underlying assumption that some doctrines are of fundamental and some of secondary significance, still has relevance today. Keep Reading