Justin Martyr Justin Martyr, also known as just Saint Justin, was an early Christian apologist, and is regarded as the foremost interpreter of the theory of the Logos in the 2nd century. He was born in 100 AD at Nablus and died in 165 AD in Rome as a Martyr. Martyr was not his last […]
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Gnosticism The term Gnosticism comes from the Greek word: (Î³Î½á¿¶ÏƒÎ¹Ï‚gnÅsis,) meaning knowledge. The time of the origin of this heresy is unknown and many scholars assume it predates Christianity. Gnostics believed in a salvation that required special knowledge from God, that is, one cannot be saved unless he/she receive a special knowledge revealed to him/her. […]
What We Believe About the Five Points of Calvinism This explanation, compiled by John Piper and the Council of Elders, represents the doctrinal position of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Preface Historical Information Total Depravity Irresistible Grace Limited Atonement Unconditional Election Perseverance of the Saints Concluding Testimonies A Final Appeal 1. Preface We love God. He is […]
definition The formal declaration at the Council of Chalcedon that Jesus Christ was to be regarded as having two natures, one human and one divine.
A form of Christology which lays emphasis upon Christ's “laying aside” of certain divine attributes in the incarnation, or his “emptying himself” of at least some divine attributes, especially omniscience or omnipotence.
A term generally used to refer to the doctrine of the two natures, human and divine, of Jesus Christ. Related terms include “Chalc
A religious group that follows a particular theological system. In the context of Christianity, and in particular, CARM, it is a group that uses the Bible but distorts the doctrines that affect salvation sufficiently to cause salvation to be unattainable
The position that God does not know all of the future free will choices of people and that God can make mistakes, take risks, and learn.
Pneumalogy Pneumatology is the study of the Holy Spirit as the third person of the Trinity studied under systematic Theology. The meaning of the term Pneumatology comes from a combination of two words, “pneuma + logy”, Pneuma is the Greek word for Spirit and so Pneumatology is the study of the Holy Spirit. Pneumatology focuses […]
“Remember the former things of old; for I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like me, declaring the end from the beginning and from ancient times things not yet done, saying, 'My counsel shall stand, and I will accomplish all my purpose,' calling a bird of prey […]