Ligonier Blog / Friday / October 9 / 2015

Latest from Burk Parsons

  • The Heart of Words

    from Burk Parsons Oct 03, 2015 Category: Articles

    Words are powerful. They transform lives and make history. They birth nations and topple empires. They make peace and fuel wars. They make covenants in marriage and wound those we most cherish. They change hearts and give news of eternal life by the power of the Holy Spirit. Words are foundational to everything we think, do, and say in all of life. Nevertheless, words are not ends in themselves. Keep Reading
  • The Greatness of John Calvin

    from Burk Parsons Jul 10, 2015 Category: Articles

    John Calvin is among the greatest men of all time. However, his greatness, as B. B. Warfield recognized, was not in his service to himself but in his surrender to God. Keep Reading
  • The Assurance of Discipline

    from Burk Parsons Aug 06, 2013 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

    Here's an excerpt from The Assurance of Discipline, Burk Parsons' contribution to the August issue of Tabletalk: Keep Reading
  • Keeping the Lord’s Day

    from Burk Parsons Jun 07, 2011 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

    Burk Parsons begins this month's editorial introduction to Tabletalk magazine with a story. "In the summer of 1999, I was studying the Lutheran Reformation in eastern Germany with a group of fellow American graduate students. After attending a Sunday morning worship service at the Stadtkirche in Wittenberg, where Martin Luther often preached, we made our way south to Halle, the birthplace of G. F. Handel and seventeenth-century German pietism. Keep Reading