December 2008 Archives

Packer on the Institutes

Article by   December 2008
A helpful book to have in your library is A Theological Guide to Calvin's Institutes: Essays and Analysis, ed. David Hall and Peter Lillback.J.I. Packer has a most helpful foreword, which is a helpful preface to reading the Institutes itself.... continue

Why read through Calvin's Institutes in 2009?

Article by   December 2008
Why should you read through Calvin's Institutes with the lads here at ref21 as we blog through this work every weekday of 2009? Ten reasons: 1. Because it the most important book written in the last 500 years. 2. Because... continue

All at Sea with Calvin?

Article by   December 2008
I remember where I was when I got my very first copy of Calvin's Institutes. I was crossing the Minch on the Caledonian Macbrayne ferry that takes over two and a half hours to travel between my native Isle of... continue

In Praise of John Calvin's Institutes

Article by   December 2008
Some find it misguided to praise men.  It was, after all, the Corinthian problem that they openly declared their allegiance to men: Apollos, Paul, or Peter. In doing so they caused major divisions in the Corinthian church.But we are not,... continue
Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals, Inc. © 2005-2016   |   alliance@alliancenet.org   |   800.956.2644   |   Frequently Asked Questions   |   Login