Limited Expiation and The Universal Well-Meant Offer: Illustrating Further the Logical Problem

Imagine two men sitting at the bottom of two pits. They love the filth and darkness and are more troll like than human. In short time, both will die in their diseased pits. Because of God's love for both of the men, He drops a rope down to them and calls out, “Grab the rope! [...]

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Limited Expiation and The Well-Meant, Universal Gospel Offer: A Logical Problem

Here's my attempt to state as clearly and succinctly as possible the logical problem that exists between limited satisfaction and the universal gospel offer. Note that this problem cannot be resolved by appealing to our ignorance of who is elect and non-elect in evangelism. What we know or do not know about the people around [...]

What is Hyper-Calvinism? A Lecture by Dr. Curt Daniel

Hyper-Calvinism is not only often misunderstood, but elements of it have unwittingly crept into the thinking of various Calvinists. Perhaps the most common aspect is a denial of the well-meant offer, which is the teaching that God desires the salvation of the non-elect.  Hyper-Calvinists robustly deny this claim.  They maintain that God does not desire [...]

A Critique Of Exclusive Psalmody No Instruments- Questioning its Consistency and Clarity

Introduction In this paper I will be presenting several arguments against the position known as exclusive psalmody no instruments (EPNI, hereafter). Having been a member of the RPCNA for approximately ten years, I am not coming at this from an outsiders' perspective. I love singing the Psalms, and I appreciate the sobriety and godliness and [...]

In Defense of Moderate Calvinism: “Wait! He Said What?!?” Reformed Quotes on the Extent of the Atonement and God’s Universal Saving Will

Section 1. Various Quotes from Reformers and other Notable Theologians Indicating Moderate Calvinism Section 2. Quotes from Moderates and High Calvinists Concerning God's Universal Desire for all to be Saved ----------------------------------------- The first section is largely concerned with the extent of the atonement and/or matters pertaining to universal sufficiency. I have tried to limit myself [...]