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    What A Beautiful Name

    Reading The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe to my son again last week, I was struck once more by the glorious moment when the children first hear the name "Aslan." My... Read more
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    Your Emotions are a Gauge, not a Guide

    Pastoral wisdom here from Jon Bloom, Don't Follow Your Heart: Read more
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    Give To Those Who Beg From You

    Should we give to everyone who begs from us? Jesus said we should, after all (Matt 5:42; Luke 6:30). It's an interesting question, because very few people want to... Read more
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    Bourgeois Religion

    R. R. Reno has an excoriating assessment of the current papacy, and the Roman Catholic hierarchy in general, in the most recent edition of First Things. That, given that... Read more
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    On Confessing Sins and Physical Sickness

    I've often been puzzled by the connection between physical sickness and confessing sins. When James 5:16 says, "Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for... Read more
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    Reformation, Causality and History

    Carl Trueman joined us this week on the Mere Fidelity podcast, and it's probably my favourite episode so far. We mainly focus on the way the Reformation is interpreted,... Read more
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    Lecrae on Grace

    In the responses that followed Lecrae's recent interview on Truth's Table, most of the attention focused on his "divorce" from white evangelicalism. Christianity Today's... Read more
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    Hermeneutics as Apprenticeship

    There's a recent book about hermeneutics that has been endorsed by Stanley Hauerwas, Kevin Vanhoozer, Michael Gorman, Douglas Moo, Craig Blomberg and Joel Green. It is... Read more
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    Why Insist on Justification by Grace?

    With the 500th anniversary of the Reformation tomorrow, it's a good time to reflect on the importance of justification by grace. Few places in Scripture insist on it so... Read more
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    When Hermione Granger Is Black

    Here's Reni Eddo-Lodge, in her recent Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race: Read more