Tag Archives: Judgement

John Owen on Romans

John Owen writes in the Introduction to Calvin’s Commentary on Romans: “We have set before us in this Epistle especially two things, which it behoves us all rightly to understand — the righteousness of man and the righteousness of God … Continue reading

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Concealing Sin

“So David sent word to Joab, “Send me Uriah the Hittite.” And Joab sent Uriah to David. When Uriah came to him, David asked how Joab was doing and how the people were doing and how the war was going. … Continue reading

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Your plan or His

““Ah, stubborn children,” declares the LORD, “who carry out a plan, but not mine, and who make an alliance, but not of my Spirit, that they may add sin to sin; who set out to go down to Egypt, without … Continue reading

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God’s providential control precedes all human free choice

Assyria is the rod of God’s judgement against Israel.  God’s providential control precedes all human free choice.  God works through human will, but is not dependent upon us to accomplish His will.  The Assyrians wanted to attack the northern kingdom, … Continue reading

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