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Language Instability and the Enduring Stability of Truth

Language Instability and the Enduring Stability of Truth

Faeder ure, thu the eart in heofunum, Si thin nama gehalgod; to-becume thin rice (1000 AD) Our fadir that art in heuenes, halwid be thi name; thi raume or kingdom come to the (Wycliffite, ca. 1390) O oure father which arte in heven, Hallowed be thy name. Let thy kingdome come. (Tyndale, 1534) Language changes – not just the [...]

An Excerpt From: The Incarnation as Threat and Therapy for Sin.

An Excerpt From: The Incarnation as Threat and Therapy for Sin.

So we start with the Incarnation for God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son that whosoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life. This is the Lord’s song we are to sing in this strange land. To sing the song of the Incarnation we must first understand the condition of the world to whom we sing. God’s mercy [...]

Ending the Secular Captivity of the Churches

Ending the Secular Captivity of the Churches

Francis Schaefer, the great Christian apologist and evangelist, argued throughout his ministry that there could be no true evangelism or renewal of faith without first examining all the secular presuppositions underly­ing our contemporary culture. As David Virtue once pointed out in Touchstone, Schaefer contended that the floodwaters of secular [...]