The Law’s Pedagogical Purpose!

John Calvin had an extremely high view of revelation, his heart was captivated and he enjoyed a full assurance that divine revelation asserted a final authority in every area of the believer's life. He understood that the divine Law was educational. It showed, revealed the righteousness of God and thereby also reflected the sinfulness of …

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Mankind and the Death Factor!

“All they that hate me love death” (Proverbs 8:36) Sadly, because all men without exception are sinners, the most fundamental factor in understanding anthropology is the Thanatos factor. With entirely non-Freudian implications, the Thanatos Syndrome is simply the natural sinful inclination to death and defilement. All men have morbidly embraced death (Romans 5:12). At the Fall, mankind was suddenly …

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