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XII. St. Michael’s Day

St. Michael’s Day Introduction.  For narrow is the gate, and straitened the way, that leadeth unto life, and few be they that find it. Hear this, O man, you who are hoping and longing...

CHAPTER XX. Conversion — Human Agency In.

CHAPTER XX. Conversion — Human Agency In. WHAT part and responsibility pertain to the human will in this matter? Before we leave the subject of conversion, it is important that we consider and understand...

28. Regeneration

§28. REGENERATION.  Justification and regeneration stand in the closest relation to each other. The terminology has not always been the same, but has been changed from time to time, while the subject matter concerned...

26. Conversion

§26. CONVERSION.  CONVERSION, conversio, is that act through which the Holy Ghost converts the understanding, the emotions, and especially the will of the awakened shiner, resulting in a self-determination of the will, which takes...

25. Illumination

§25. ILLUMINATION.  Illumination, illuminatio, is that act of grace whereby the Holy Ghost through the Law convicts man of sin and through the Gospel imparts to him knowledge of the way of salvation. This...

Chapter XX, Of Conversion

Chapter XX. God converts the repenting sinner, that his understanding might be enlightened for the purposes of the knowledge of God and of His merciful will; and that all his energies might be turned...

Chapter XVII, Of God’s Merciful Calling

Chapter XVII. After satisfaction has been done to divine judgment on behalf of men, and the latter have, by this means, been reconciled to God, it pleases the Lord Jesus to have this work...

The Error of Modern Missouri

The Error of Modern Missouri: ITS INCEPTION, DEVELOPMENT, AND REFUTATION, As set forth in I. The Present Controversy on Predestination: A Contribution to its History and Proper Estimate. By F. W. STELLHORN, D. D.,...

Appendix.

APPENDIX. The undersigned endeavors to present herewith, in compliance with the desire of some of his brethren, a short history of the present controversy. In furnishing the accompanying statement, the writer considers it necessary...

Thesis V.

THESIS V. God has elected in view of faith. Election, as we have seen, is revealed in the Gospel. The Gospel, however, points us, as we have seen furthermore, to the merit of Christ...