Ligonier Blog / Friday / October 31 / 2014

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  • Whitefield’s Sin Exposing Spotlight

    from Steven Lawson Feb 26, 2014 Category: Articles

    Whitefield was convinced that any presentation of the gospel must begin by exposing the listener's sin and his dire need for salvation. This necessitated the preacher's confronting his hearers' rebellion against God and warning of the eternal consequences of their rejection. Keep Reading
  • The in Between

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Feb 22, 2014 Category: Articles

    There lies not a thin line but a great open plain between remembering and forgetting. This open space is perhaps best called haunting. Keep Reading
  • Here

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Feb 15, 2014 Category: Articles

    Rhetoric is a slippery device. Sometimes we use it to obfuscate, sometimes to clarify. Sometimes, however, our attempts to clarify betray us, and we end up obfuscating. Keep Reading
  • Shakespeare on Love: King Lear

    from L. Michael Morales Feb 12, 2014 Category: Articles

    Throughout his magnificent corpus of plays, William Shakespeare explored several themes, continually developing them through the dynamic possibilities of drama. He would create characters and then explore their interrelationships by pressing them into different trials and settings. Some of these recurring themes include the nature of man, liberty, judgment, the political project, mercy and forgiveness, and love. We will consider "the greatest of these" by taking a brief look at King Lear, hoping to demonstrate that Shakespeare's understanding of love is a refreshingly Christian understanding. Keep Reading