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The Senate of the Presbyters and Early Church Bishops

The Protestant argument for church polity has consistently argued that rule by presbyters was the earlier form of church government and that mono-episcopacy was a later practical development in the early church. This may have been legitimate and beneficial but was by no means universally binding on all future churches in all other locations. The […]

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What Rob Bell Talks About and What He Talks Around

Dr. Michael Kruger has a helpful review of Rob Bell’s latest book,¬†What We Talk About When We Talk About God. After giving us a summary of the book’s presentation, Dr. Kruger concludes with a leveling critique: In the end, my overall concern about this volume is a simple one: it is not Christian. Bell’s makeover […]