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Calvin on Christ’s Cry of Abandon

Pastor Tim Keller has posted a follow-up to the ideas and concepts that Mark Jones highlighted a few days ago┬áconcerning Christ’s cry of abandon from the cross. There’s a lot that could be said, but so far it’s simply worth nothing that it is a very good conversation that opens up lots of avenues for […]

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Charles Hodge on the Relationship Between Divine Love and Propitiation

From Hodge’s┬áSystematic Theology: Propitious and loving are not convertible terms. God is love. He loved us while sinners, and before satisfaction was rendered. Satisfaction or expiation does not awaken love in the divine mind. It only renders it consistent with his justice that God should exercise his love towards transgressors of his law. This is […]