A look at the occurrences of the word "excommunication" in the Bible, and what it means for this practice.
Tag: repent and believe
According to the Scriptures — Easter 2021
What was Paul referring to when He said Jesus rose on the third day "according to the Scriptures"? . . . Hosea 6:1-3.
CANONS of DORT I.A.5 — “The Causes of Unbelief and Faith”
When it comes to a proper understanding of salvation, we must know that a failure to believe the Gospel is not God's fault; rather it is a person's disobedience.
A Couple Commands for Christians
Christianity is not a rule-based religion, but that does not mean that we are not expected to act a certain way as believers. . . . 1 John 3:23.
CANONS of DORT I.A.4 — “A Twofold Outcome”
When it comes to a proper understanding of salvation, we must know that God's wrath is what is awaiting people who fail to place their faith in Jesus.
CANONS of DORT I.A.3 — “The Preaching of the Gospel”
When it comes to a proper understanding of salvation, we must know that the preaching of the Gospel is the means God uses to sovereignly save people.
Christ’s Irresistible Voice — 1:16-20
When Jesus calls, His people respond. . . . Mark 1:16-20.
The Pitch and the Pendulum — excursus on Mark 1:15b
While belief and repentance are equally important and biblical, there may be biblical grounds for emphasizing belief over repentance. . . . Mark 1:15.
The PREACHER’s Primary Message — 1:14-15
The battle cry of Jesus' preaching was the gospel. . . . Mark 1:14-15.
Sexually Explicit Scripture Spoken by God
God does not take sin lightly, and He occasionally uses graphic language to wake us up to its presence. . . . Ezekiel 23:20.