Tag: Doctrine

Earthquakes and Tsnamis: Acts of God?

Earthquakes and Tsnamis: Acts of God?

by John Hayward ‘People no longer see natural disasters as an act of God. However, we are now reaping what we have sown. If we live in a profligate way then there are going to be consequences. We have a responsibility in this and God is exposing us to the truth of what we have […]

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Book Review: Pierced for our transgressions by Steve Jeffery et al

Book Review: Pierced for our transgressions by Steve Jeffery et al

Reviewed by Alan White This is an important new book from IVP, co-authored by Mike Ovey, Steve Jeffery and Andrew Sach. Mike is, of course, a member of the Cambridge Papers Writing Group. In some ways, it’s a shame that the book had to be written. The authors remind us that “the doctrine of penal […]

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Hell: a difficult doctrine we dare not ignore by Christopher Townsend

Hell: a difficult doctrine we dare not ignore by Christopher Townsend

  Summary This chapter focuses on the doctrine of hell, examining the main features of the Bible’s teaching and considering a number of debated issues, notably the argument over annihilationism and eternal punishment. The chapter goes on to explore the apologetic challenges and opportunities which arise from the doctrine of hell, and reflects on the […]

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