Blast from the past: The Trinity and the Christian Life

June 23, 2016Trinity

Today we feature a “Blast from the past,” one of the past issues of Credo Magazine.  One of the dangers every church faces is slipping, slowly and quietly and perhaps unknowingly, into a routine where sermons are preached, songs are sung, and the Lord’s Supper is consumed, but all is done without a deep sense … Read More

Eternal generation, the economic Trinity, Warfield, Calvin, and much, much more – Lecture by Scott R. Swain

June 22, 2016Audio, Trinity

Recently Scott Swain gave a lecture on the doctrine of the Trinity, providing a critique of B. B. Warfield, specifically Warfield’s hesitation with eternal generation. Swain helpfully demonstrates the significance of eternal generation and simultaneously explores the relationship between the immanent Trinity and the mission of the Son in the economy of salvation. Swain also explores … Read More

Can Michael Bird Read My Mind? Alas, It Seems Not (Mike Ovey)

June 14, 2016Trinity

“Let us bring forward no isolated point of the divine mysteries to rouse the suspicions of our hearers and give an occasion to the blasphemers. We must first preach the birth and subordination of the Son [subjectio] and the likeness of His nature, and then we may preach in godly fashion that the Father and … Read More

Should I resign? On the eternal subordination of the Son – Mike Ovey

June 11, 2016Trinity

Editor’s note: This article first appeared on the Oak Hill College blog.  It is always awkward when someone you like and respect posts a line of argument which strongly suggests you should resign your position, as Liam Goligher has done in his two recent posts on the eternal subordination of the Son, on the Mortification of … Read More

“We Believe in the Holy Spirit”: Revisiting the Deity of the Spirit (Matthew Barrett)

October 10, 2013Holy Spirit, Matthew Barrett, Trinity

In a recent issue of The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology, Matthew Barrett has contributed an article entitled, “‘We Believe in the Holy Spirit’: Revisiting the Deity of the Spirit.”  The journal has just made the article, along with a few others, available for download. Matthew Barrett (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is Assistant … Read More

The Trinity and the Christian Life

June 11, 2013Magazine-Trinity, Trinity

The most recent issue of Credo Magazine is “The Trinity and the Christian Life: Why a Triune God Makes All the Difference.”  To view the Magazine as a PDF One of the dangers every church faces is slipping, slowly and quietly and perhaps unknowingly, into a routine where sermons are preached, songs are sung, and … Read More